BVIPA Celebrates Explora 1's First Visit

Wednesday, 22 November 2023 - 12:37pm

On November 21, 2023, the British Virgin Islands Ports Authority (BVIPA), in collaboration with the British Virgin Islands Tourist Board (BVITB) and local ship agent Island Shipping Trading Co. Ltd., commemorated the inaugural arrival of the Explora 1 with a special plaque exchange ceremony.

Invitation to Taxi Transportation Providers Meeting on November 17th

Thursday, 16 November 2023 - 2:36pm

Tortola,  November   16th,  2023 - The  British   Virgin  Islands   Port  Authority  (BVIPA),   Tortola Pier   Park   Ltd  (TPPL),   and   the  Taxi   and   Livery  Commission    (TLC)  extend   a  warm invitation   to all taxi  transportation   providers  operating  at the  Cruise  Pier to attend   a crucial   meeting  on Friday, November   17th, at 10 am at Forge,  R & R Malone  Complex.

Akeem Pickering Appointed as the Managing Director of the BVI Ports Authority

Wednesday, 1 November 2023 - 10:09am

The British Virgin Islands Ports Authority (BVIPA) would like to announce the appointment of Mr. Akeem Pickering as the new Managing Director, effective 1st November 2023. 

Statement By Honourable Rymer On The West End Ferry Terminal

Wednesday, 1 November 2023 - 10:01am

Madam Speaker, early last month, I gave an update on the progress of development of the West End Ferry Terminal, and I stand here today to present a further update on the additional progress made to date on this important development for our Territory. 

British Virgin Islands Ports Authority Nurtures Local Talent through Internship Programme

Friday, 15 September 2023 - 9:50am

The British Virgin Islands Ports Authority (BVIPA) is pleased to announce the commencement of its Internship Program, a critical initiative aimed at providing students in the Territory with valuable real-world experience while preparing them for their future careers. 

Cruise Passenger Arrivals Growing At Unprecedented Rate

Friday, 8 September 2023 - 1:03pm

The Minister for Communications and Works Honourable Kye Rymer has said that the remarkable surge in cruise passenger arrivals since the summer of 2021 signals a robust recovery in the cruise tourism sector following the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic.

22 Recommendations Submitted In Pier Park Security Audit

Sunday, 16 July 2023 - 8:26am

Minister of Communications and Works Honourable Kye Rymer has announced that the Cyril B. Romney Tortola Pier Park (CBRTPP) is already in the process of implementing significant security measures from 22 recommendations following the submission of the security audit report.

Safety Measures Prioritised Following Incident At Cyril B. Romney Tortola Pier Park

Sunday, 2 July 2023 - 2:17pm

Minister of Communications and Works, with responsibility for Ports, Honourable Kye Rymer, held an emergency meeting today with key stakeholders in response to the recent armed robbery at the Cyril B. Romney Tortola Pier Park.

Concept & Detailed Designs To Be Finalized For New West End Ferry Terminal

Friday, 17 February 2023 - 4:35pm

Climate response and energy savings measures in a functional layout were on the agenda during stakeholder discussions on the new West End Ferry Terminal (WEFT) held on February 15 and 16.

BVI Ports Authority Holds Leadership Retreat and Planning Day

Friday, 10 February 2023 - 1:31pm

The British Virgin Islands Ports Authority (BVIPA) Management Team participated in a Leadership Retreat and Planning Day on Friday, 3rd February 2023 at Wyndham Lambert Beach Resort. The theme of the retreat was “Rebuilding and Restoring a Port for the Future”.