More woes for High St building

-new GGMC offices on hold after contract dispute

Contention over the award of the contract for the completion of the proposed High Street main office for the Guyana Geology and Mines Commission (GGMC) has seen the project put on hold and has garnered Cabinet’s attention.

Stabroek News was told by a source that there have been many objections after the GGMC recently awarded the contract to a company with links to the firm that had allegedly produced substandard work on the building and which had its contract terminated. After a series of complaints, the GGMC’s board made a decision to put the contract on hold and review it.

“It was raised by a Cabinet member and we were informed about the contention that is surrounding this …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.

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