The Park Hyatt St. Kitts project, planned for completion in 2015, will produce a world-class resort hotel at Christophe Harbour, a 2,500-acre resort community being developed on St. Kitts. Phase one of the Park Hyatt project will construct 134 luxury rooms and related service facilities, conceptualized around a Caribbean village theme.
The Park Hyatt site is located at Banana Bay, on the Southeast Peninsula which is well known for its spectacular hill-side views across to the nearby sister island of Nevis.
Mohammed Asaria, Vice Chairman of Range Developments, commenting on the appointment said: “We are very pleased to award this construction contract to Kier whose goals and values are aligned with those of Range Developments. This is another major step towards the timely completion of our St. Kitts development and we are confident this collaboration with Kier will ensure that the highest standard of quality is maintained throughout the development.”
Kier has worked on projects across the world including the UK, Asia Pacific, Middle East, Eastern Europe & the Caribbean. Established in the year 1928, Kier Group has an impressive track record and has won numerous awards, including the British Contractor of the Year in 2012. Kier is known for their adherence to international standards and accuracy in delivering their projects. Kier have a great track record of working in the Caribbean for over 50 years and have constructed prestigious Resort Projects in St Lucia, Barbados, Antigua, Jamaica and are currently constructing a hotel for a major hotel chain in Haiti.
Prime Minister of St. Kitts & Nevis, Dr. Denzil Douglas, welcomed the appointment of such a reputable general contractor for the Park Hyatt project which he described as “an important component of the vision for the overall Christophe Harbour development, and a vital ingredient in his Government’s economic transformation strategy which includes the creation of quality jobs for residents of St. Kitts & Nevis”.