South Caicos Airport Redevelopment to Begin

PROVIDENCIALES, Turks & Caicos Islands – Monday, 2nd March 2015 – The Turks and Caicos Islands Airports Authority (TCIAA) is proud to announce that base works for South Caicos Airport has begun. These initial steps will form the ground work before the actual construction takes place on island.

The Turks and Caicos Islands Government has mandated that the TCIAA give South Caicos a full rehabilitation of the Runway, Apron, Fire Hall, Tower and Terminal Building. “We have selected WSP Global Inc. as our engineers from a slew of capable engineering consultants”, said CEO, John Smith of the TCIAA.

WSP Global Inc. has commenced work on breathing new life into the South Caicos Aerodrome with works slated to begin early this year. They have committed to providing the successful implementation and completion of the project in a timely manner.

Members of the TCIAA team accompanied by the Premier and his Ministers held a meeting with the community of South Caicos on Thursday, February 19, 2015 to hear their concerns and see how they can better serve the people through this development.

The redevelopment of this airport promises to bring opportunities for further growth to South Caicos. These works would allow more efficient air transportation to the island to facilitate not only local, but also international traffic.

The TCIAA shall endeavour to continue to provide updates of this project to the community through the internet and local media outlets. They take this opportunity to thank the people of South Caicos for partnering with them on this worthy venture.