Grand Bahama Utility Company receives approval to officially declare island wide potability

GBUC Public RelationsPress Releases, Service Updates, Utility

  Freeport, The Bahamas – The Grand Bahama Utility Company (GBUC) is excited to announce its state-of-the-art Reverse Osmosis (RO) plant, which represents a $5 million-dollar investment is now fully operational and has successfully completed the testing and commissioning phase of its installment. The three-million-gallon RO facility has been extensively tested and monitored consistently over 30-days and the utility has … Read More

$5 million Reverse Osmosis System for Grand Bahama completed by GBUC

GBUC Public RelationsHurricane Dorian Updates, Press Releases, Public Notice, Utility

Thursday, 28th October, 2021 – Freeport, GB, The Bahamas: – The Grand Bahama Utility Company (GBUC) is excited to announce the completion of its much-anticipated three-million-gallon Reverse Osmosis (RO) plant.  The RO facility, which represents the largest investment of its kind for the Family Islands, is now fully operational and allows for full restoration of water potability to customers across … Read More

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

GBUC Public RelationsPress Releases

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

GBUC Public RelationsPress Releases

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

Grand Bahama Utility CompanyPress Releases

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