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CLOSURE NOTICE: CEMIX Office

Due to the new directive given by the Government of Barbados, our office will be closed for the period of February 3rd-17th 2021, or otherwise indicated by the National Emergency Management COVID-19 Protocol Directive. Kindly stay tuned to our social media page and blog for any updates. Until then, stay safe as we try to…

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Cemix Goes Green-er: Bess Mining Concrete Plant now runs on Solar Energy

Bess Mining Inc, the manufacturer of Cemix Concrete, can now boast of having the most sustainable and green concrete plant in the Caribbean. At the beginning of September, a 330 kW DC photovoltaic system, comprised of 1012 solar panels, was installed at the Black Bess, St Peter plant. General Manager, Jason Edwards was pleased to…

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COVID Updates: Temporary Suspension of Operations

With news of Barbados moving to Stage 3 of the National Preparedness Plan for COVID-19 and in accordance with the safety procedures as mandated by The Government of Barbados to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in Barbados, operations at our plant and offices are officially suspended until April 14th 2020. We look forward to serving you on Wednesday,…

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The JADA Group Donates N95 Masks to QEH to help stop the spread of COVID-19

To aid in the fight against COVID-19, The JADA Group has donated just over 500 safety masks to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH) On Tuesday, 24 March, 500 Particulate Respirator N95 masks, and disposable filter masks were presented to representatives of the QEH by Group Marketing Manager of The JADA Group, Alicia Griffith, on behalf…

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COVID-19 Updates: Front Door Policy

With Barbados moving to Stage 2 of the National Preparedness Plan for COVID-19, Cemix Barbados and Bess Mining Inc will be following a front door customer policy, effective Monday, 23 March 2020. While we remain open to serve you, our customer service areas will be closed to customers and the public. We encourage you to…

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COVID-19 Updates at Cemix Barbados / Bess Mining Inc

Dear Valued Customers and Partners,   At Bess Mining Inc, the parent company of CEMIX, we take the health and safety of our customers and staff very seriously. So like the rest of the world, we have been monitoring the global COVID-19 situation closely. With news of the first confirmed cases of COVID-19 here in…

Nation Fantastic Turnout for PSA Screening

‘Fantastic’ turnout for free PSA screening

BY: Carlos Atwell Nation News Barbados Men set out yesterday to prove wrong all who think they do not care enough about their health. So many men showed up for the free prostate-specific antigen (PSA) screening at MQI, Wildey, St Michael, there was hardly room to move around. The event, called Green Hearts For Blue…

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MEN URGED TO MAKE PSA TESTING A PRIORITY

BY: MARSHA GITTENS THE BARBADOS ADVOCATE Men are being encouraged to make getting a prostate-specific antigen (PSA) test a priority during 2018. President of the Barbados Cancer Society, Dr. Dorothy Cooke-Johnson, made this appeal as she spoke to The Barbados Advocate on the sidelines of a recent joint donation by that organisation and CEMIX to…

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CEMIX Donates Nihon Kohden Monitor to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital

On December 29th 2017, Cemix Inc donated medical equipment to Queen Elizabeth Hospital. Over the past two years, CEMIX has been supporting children with cancer, even branding their concrete trucks in support of this cause.

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CEMIX Barbados Sponsor An Evening Meal for Children on Behalf of Barbados Cancer Society

St. Lucy – November 29, 2017. The Family of Children of the Barbados Cancer Society will celebrate Christmas on December 10th 2017.   Over 70 children, their siblings, parent, grand parent or guardian will attend the Society’s annual Christmas Party. Cemix Barbados for the third year in a row has sponsored the Evening Meal in support…