The construction of the New Supreme Court, situated at Edith Cavell Street, Port Louis, is progressing on schedule.
The last concreting works have been completed this month (January 2019) and was marked by a Topping off ceremony with the casting of the final slab.
Works are now ongoing as regards the installation of mechanical and electrical fittings and finishing works.
This state-of-the-art building, comprising a total floor area of 26,000m2 and built on 12 floors, will accommodate 22 court rooms and will be equipped with all the modern amenities required for a smooth and efficient running of the Judiciary, including Hi-Tech installations for security and control.
The New Supreme Court Building is scheduled for completion and delivery in December 2019. Some 300 expatriate workers are deployed on 7 day week basis to ensure that the completion target date is met.
The project of a total cost of Rs 1 Billion is financed wholly by a grant of $30Million from the Government of India.
The works are being undertaken by Contractor Renaatus and the project consultants are NBCC from India.
Landscope Mauritius, on its part, is the Implementing Agency on behalf of the Judiciary.