Works Minister Rohan Sinanan says measures were put in place to service the sea-bridge during the current period of dry-docking for the Cabo Star cargo vessel.
The vessel will be out of service between September 20th and 30th, and according to the Minister, this is part of its planned annual maintenance programme.
He says preparations included steps before and during the period in question.
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The Minister also claimed that stakeholders in Trinidad and Tobago were consulted ahead of the dry-docking, and so, they were able to prepare themselves.
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Works and Transport Minister Rohan Sinanan.