Ministry Partner: Ministry of Transportation, Works, and Utilities
Project Number: 136
Project Start Date: July 2019
Project End Date: June 2020
Duration: 10 months
Contractor: Sand Dollar Marine Consultants
Funding Source: BVI Government
Being heavily reliant on imported goods that arrive by sea and with a tourism industry largely dependent on yacht charters, it is crucial to have a fully functioning navigational system in BVI waters.
The absence of sea markers is a potential hazard for commercial shipping and missing markers in popular anchorages has put some destinations off-limits to charter tourists. Re-instating the sea markers is vital for safety at sea.
EVALUATING VALUE FOR MONEY
One of the core roles of the Recovery and Development Agency (RDA) is ensuring Value for Money (VfM) in the delivery of programmes and projects aimed toward recovery and development of the Virgin Islands.VfM Report - Sea Markers