Did you know that...
The ‘workhorse of the project’ to construct the Deep Water Harbour was a complicated, but especially effective piece of machinery called a cutter suction dredger? Named the ‘Barbados’, it was the biggest, most expensive piece of equipment ever to enter the island at a duty-free cost of $1,920,000.

Did You Know?

Pelican Island, which was located about 600 yards from the mainland, was incorporated into the construction of the Deep Water Harbour?