GBUC Enters Final Phase of $5 million Reverse Osmosis Water Facility

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The Grand Bahama Utility Company (GBUC) is pleased to announce that development of its new, three-million-gallon Reverse Osmosis (RO) plant has entered the final stage. This step in the process includes the arrival of the final water filtration skid.  This key milestone will allow for testing and commissioning of the facility, and the RO plant will be fully operational by … Read More

GBUC provides update on Reverse Osmosis facility

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September 20, 2021 – Freeport, The Bahamas: – Further to the August 20th update provided by the Grand Bahama Utility Company (GBUC), work continues to progress to completion on the Reverse Osmosis facility. GBUC confirms that two of the three containers transported from Belgium containing the Utility’s Reverse Osmosis (RO) filtration units have arrived.  However, due to a bill of … Read More

GBUC’s Reverse Osmosis plant developing as planned, but now faces a delay in critical component shipment

Grand Bahama Utility CompanyPress Releases

August 20, 2021 – Freeport, The Bahamas: – On Tuesday, August 17, 2021 the Grand Bahama Utility Company (GBUC) was advised of a delay in shipment of the vessel containing the filtration units vital to the operation of its new Reverse Osmosis (RO) plant. Following extensive months of surveying, studies, design and engineering, construction of the $5 million RO installation … Read More

Grand Bahama Utility Company announces new capital investment amidst significant progress towards island-wide potability

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Since Hurricane Dorian’s devastating impacts in September 2019, the Grand Bahama Utility Company (GBUC) has been working to restore island-wide water potability to the island’s residents.  GBUC’s efforts to return the island to full potability have been severely hampered by the effects of the global pandemic. Disruptions to the supply chain, access to new equipment, machinery, and technical experts, and … Read More

Grand Bahama Utility Company restores potable water to several communities

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As an essential service, the Grand Bahama Utility Company Limited (GBUC) continues to work safely through the COVID-19 health crisis to provide water maintenance and distribution to all communities, and to restore potable water to the residents of Grand Bahama. The utility is pleased to confirm that potable water is now being supplied in the areas of Lewis Yard, Mac … Read More

Grand Bahama Utility Company Limited Outlines Its COVID-19 Contingency Plan

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The Grand Bahama Utility Company Limited (GBUC) has developed a COVID-19 Contingency Plan and is executing preventive safety measures at local water depot distribution sites island-wide. Philcher Grant, Director of Group Corporate Affairs & Government Relations said, “Over the last few weeks, the GBUC team has been working hard to develop preventative plans by way of response to the threat … Read More

Grand Bahama Utility Company Limited is on Target to Provide Potable Water to Grand Bahama Island

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The Grand Bahama Utility Company Limited (GBUC) is forging ahead with its strategy to return potable water to the Grand Bahama community. In late January, Philcher Grant, Director of Group Corporate Affairs & Government Relations at Port Group, Limited, announced the GBUC’s strategic two-part plan. Following this statement, the GBUC began releasing video weekly updates on its social media platforms … Read More