Daily Archives: May 1, 2008

Barbados Kensington Oval Nominated For Structural Steel Engineering Award… But Can We Eat It?

Yes folks, the news is in…

Our “like new used only once” Kensington Oval has been nominated for the 2008 Structural Steel Design Awards by Corus (Europe’s second largest steel producer) and the British Constructional Steel Association.

Does that make me proud?

Frankly, the oval was fine as it was. Really. We would have been much farther ahead to have put that hundred million dollars or whatever the real price was into a hospital or water infrastructure.

But what do I know? I’m just an ordinary person who gets up every day and goes to work.

So off I go!

Further Reading

Shortlist Announced for 2008 Structural Steel Design Awards

BFP: Toilets At Kensington Oval To Be Flushed Weekly – Because They Are Never Used

BFP: Kensington Oval vs. Queen Elizabeth Hospital


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