𝐂𝐀𝐑𝐈𝐑𝐈 𝐬𝐢𝐠𝐧𝐬 𝐩𝐫𝐨𝐣𝐞𝐜𝐭 𝐚𝐠𝐫𝐞𝐞𝐦𝐞𝐧𝐭 𝐰𝐢𝐭𝐡 𝐔𝐓𝐓 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐑𝐮𝐛𝐛𝐞𝐫 𝐂𝐫𝐮𝐦𝐛 𝐏𝐫𝐨𝐣𝐞𝐜𝐭.

𝐷𝑖𝑑 𝑦𝑜𝑢 𝑘𝑛𝑜𝑤 𝑡ℎ𝑎𝑡 𝑖𝑡 𝑖𝑠 𝑐𝑜𝑛𝑠𝑒𝑟𝑣𝑎𝑡𝑖𝑣𝑒𝑙𝑦 𝑒𝑠𝑡𝑖𝑚𝑎𝑡𝑒𝑑 𝑡ℎ𝑎𝑡 𝑎𝑛 𝑎𝑣𝑒𝑟𝑎𝑔𝑒 𝑜𝑓 3,000,000 𝑡𝑦𝑟𝑒𝑠 𝑎𝑟𝑒 𝑖𝑚𝑝𝑜𝑟𝑡𝑒𝑑 𝑖𝑛𝑡𝑜 𝑡ℎ𝑒 𝑐𝑜𝑢𝑛𝑡𝑟𝑦 𝑎𝑛𝑛𝑢𝑎𝑙𝑙𝑦; 𝑤𝑖𝑡ℎ 𝑠𝑜𝑚𝑒 1,500,000 𝑠𝑐𝑟𝑎𝑝 𝑡𝑦𝑟𝑒𝑠 𝑏𝑒𝑖𝑛𝑔 𝑔𝑒𝑛𝑒𝑟𝑎𝑡𝑒𝑑? With limited tyre disposal or recycling options available, a sizeable number of tyres are improperly disposed of, mainly dumped at the side of the road or in water…

CARIRI and Atlantic team up to train 100 students in Climate Change and Sustainability

The Caribbean Industrial Research Institute (CARIRI) and LNG producer Atlantic have partnered to provide training to students in a new initiative called Sustainability Training for Secondary Schools. This programme was approved by the Ministry of Education and is designed to include participants in four secondary schools in Atlantic’s home community of Point Fortin and will…

Occupational Hygiene Services (OHS)

Monitoring the indoor air quality in a building Checking for dust particles that may be coming from an air-conditioning vent Positioning a Dose Badge Noise Meter to measure the noise levels an employee is exposed to during a typical work day Monitoring for an odor experienced in a laboratory Unhappy, unhealthy employees can send costs…

Centre for Enterprise Development

Located at Innovation Avenue, Freeport, CARIRI’s new Centre for Enterprise Development (CED) was launched on June 26th 2013.  Focused on building capacity and capability for enterprise creation, the CED forms an integral part of CARIRI’s strategic plan for the period 2011-2015 and is, simultaneously consistent with the Government’s strategic priorities of economic growth, job creation, competitiveness…

HOSTING BY CARIRI OF TRAINING WORKSHOP ON DEVELOPING THE CAPABILITY FOR MEASURING AND VERIFYING GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS

Over the period May 8th – 12th, 2017, CARIRI took a significant step towards enhancing its contribution to the national climate change mitigation agenda via the hosting of a four-day intensive Training Workshop on Developing the Capability for Measuring and Verifying Greenhouse Gas Emissions. The Workshop Programme covered the areas of ISO 14064 – 1:…

Reinforcing the concrete structures

Part I: How effective are our reinforcements? What you need to know about steel rebars Amongst the vast numbers of man-made invented composites, the reinforced concrete comprising of cement, water, sand, gravel and steel, perhaps is a composite material that had maximum impact in revolutionizing the quality of life of human being. After curing, the…

ICT Services

This accommodates information and communication technology (ICT) project initiatives being undertaken by CARIRI that are geared towards enhancing the operational efficiencies of SME’s. It houses a developer’s studio, project meeting room, break-out room and a Cisco teleconferencing centre.

Incubators and ICT centres are not new concepts. They have been established regionally and internationally, however, this facility is unique in that it is the first of its kind in the Caribbean where innovation, business and technology incubators and ICT services are located on a single compound and work in synergy to drive enterprise development.

Business Incubator

About the Business Incubator The Business Incubator is a 12-month business accelerator support programme which provides a world class business growth support ecosystem to Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) with a great quantum of assessed potential to grow, particularly in export markets. How it operates The Business Incubator offers an enabling environment for qualified…