Scientific Games has inked a deal with the Baha Mar Casino to provide its range of casino systems solutions, table products, games and platforms.
Baha Mar, located in Nassau, The Bahamas, celebrated a soft opening on April 21, a few weeks after receiving government approvals for its gaming license.
The first phase of the $4.2 billion integrated resort development, which was sold to Hong Kong-based Chow Tai Fook Enterprises (CTFE) in December last year, includes The Grand Hyatt Baha Mar; Baha Mar Casino; Royal Blue Golf Club; The Baha Mar Convention, Art and Entertainment Center; Peter Burwash International tennis courts and facilities, as well as multiple restaurants, bars and lounges.
The hotel will consist of 1,800 contemporary rooms, while the casino boasts 100,000 square feet of gaming space, more than 1,000 slot machines, 126 table games, race and sports betting, mobile gaming, and VIP gaming rooms.
Alex W. Pariente, executive vice president, casino operations and Marketing at Baha Mar, said, “We are pleased that Scientific Games is our technology partner at our new sophisticated casino. Scientific Games provides us with a one-stop-shop, helping us efficiently run our gaming operations while delivering an engaging experience to our international guests.”
Scientific Games chief executive officer Kevin Sheehan said, “Our agreement with Baha Mar Casino truly showcases our ability to provide a floor wide gaming experience across an entire casino enterprise. Baha Mar is leveraging a variety of Scientific Games’ transformational solutions to drive operating efficiencies and offer the best of entertainment to its players – and we are thrilled to be a major technology partner to this long-awaited and spectacular new destination in The Bahamas.”