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BVIPA awarded regional cup after recording highest net profit increase, revenue

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The Port Management Association of the Caribbean (PMAC) has awarded the BVI Ports Authority (BVIPA) the Novaport Cup – an award for the port with the most improved performance in the region.

BVIPA reportedly bested 12 other competing ports after recording the highest increase in net profit and also the highest increase in revenue per revenue tonne.

The BVIPA received the award at the PMAC’s Annual General Meeting in Florida recently.

Managing Director of the BVIPA Lenius Lendor was also made an ‘honorary member’ of the PMAC for services rendered as Vice Chairman from 2003 to 2011 and Chairman from 2012 to 2015.

In the meantime, Lendor announced in a brief statement that the BVIPA is now “working on completing the temporary facility at West End and passing the upcoming International Ship and Port Facility Security (ISPS) Code inspection”.

The Novaport Cup is scheduled to arrive in the territory this month and will remain for one year until the next PMAC general meeting. The Novaport Plaque, which was awarded alongside the trophy, will remain with BVIPA. 

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  1. E Scott says:

    Yes thanks to the British army engineers who sorted your a** mess out, anybody going to admit that or are we just going to get hate massages to my comments.

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  2. Just Saying says:

    The Port Management Association of the Caribbean having a meeting IN Miami because it is easier to travel to the Miami than across the Caribbean. Why this money is not pumped back into the Caribbean instead of Miami?

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  3. Operations says:

    How is it that the NDP is still having so much power? This man has only been there for 6 months. This happened under AL Watch.

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  4. ........... says:

    Increase what. Ask them what the cash balance at hand is. More like bankrupt.

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  5. lol says:

    And the place still miss. I guess they aint get the grand tour of the port yet

  6. Canadian says:

    Screwing everyone on port fees post Hurricane

  7. Hmm says:

    Oh come on due to the Hurricanes and persons been able to do repairs of course Revenue will fly.

  8. Rubber Duck says:

    ‘‘Is that since the Skelton-Cline person was fired?

    What’s he doing now?

    Oh yes, advising the govt at not quite $100,000 a pop

    Where is the report btw?

  9. Jenny constantine says:

    How about celebrating the positive achievements and offering constructive criticism instead of the hate and negativity just saying…

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