Coastal GasLink Pipeline Route

Section 1, Wilde Lake

Details

Location:

West of Dawson Creek to south of Chetwynd

Length:

92 Kilometers

Prime Contractor:

Surerus Murphy Joint Venture

Workforce Accommodations:

One Workforce Accommodation – Sanataa Lodge, and one short-term Workforce Accommodation at Sunset Prairie Lodge

Performance At A Glance

100%

cleared, includes project route and ancillary sites

100%

of grading completed

98.6%

of pipe installed, includes activities from stringing through to backfilling

174

workers at Sanataa Lodge

Recent Updates

January 24, 2022

Key Activities
  • Completed mainline construction, water crossings, and tie-ins planned for 2021
  • Continued Erosion and Sediment Control (ESC) mitigation and preparing for winter season
  • Began preparation for planned Q1 2022 works (Murray River Hill and Coldstream Creek installation)
Look Ahead
  • Remobilize crews to advance Murray River Hill and Coldstream Creek installation, pipe backfill and preservation
  • Continue ESC mitigation and continued preparation for winter season

*All schedules are subject to change

January 24, 2022

Wilde Lake Compressor Station Update

Key Activities
  • Wilde Lake overall construction surpassed 68%, site welding surpassed 80% in diameter inches
  • Sour bottle piping facility continues to progress
  • Electrical and instrumentation work tracking to plan, with cable tray, cable runs, terminations and grounding progressing across site
Look Ahead
  • Remobilization to site occurred on January 5
  • Piping installation and welding to continue at site, including sour bottle piping corridor
  • Electrical and instrumentation installation to progress across compressor and meter station

*All schedules are subject to change

Section 2

Details

Location:

South of Chetwynd to east of McLeod Lake

Length:

48 kilometres

Prime Contractor:

Surerus Murphy Joint Venture

Workforce Accommodations:

Two Workforce Accommodations – Mt. Merrick Lodge and Sukunka Lodge

Performance At A Glance

100%

cleared, includes project route and ancillary sites

81.6%

of grading completed

24%

of pipe installed, includes activities from stringing through to backfilling

543

workers in Sukunka Lodge and Mt. Merrick Lodge

Recent Updates

January 24, 2022

Key Activities
  • Continued ESC mitigation
  • Progressing access, grading and pipe installation on Burnt Mountain, grading at Mount Merrick
Look Ahead
  • Remobilize in January to continue trenching, crossing and tie-ins works as weather conditions permit
  • Continue ESC mitigation and continued preparation for winter season

*All schedules are subject to change

Section 3

Details

Location:

East of McLeod Lake to north of Prince George

Length:

104 kilometres

Prime Contractor:

SA Energy Group

Workforce Accommodations:

One Workforce Accommodation – Parsnip Lodge

Performance At A Glance

99.7%

cleared, includes project route and ancillary sites

53.9%

of grading completed

39.9%

of pipe installed, includes activities from stringing through to backfilling

1097

workers at Parsnip Lodge

Recent Updates

January 24, 2022

Key Activities
  • Continued progressing grubbing, grading, stringing, bending, welding, coating, trenching, lowering-in, backfill, tie-in and machine clean-up activities
  • Ongoing access development
  • Parsnip River DPI mobilization and set-up in progress
Look Ahead
  • Recommence mainline activities
  • Commence tunnelling at the Parsnip River
  • ESC Mitigation and Maintenance

*All schedules are subject to change

Section 4

Details

Location:

North of Prince George to northwest of Vanderhoof

Length:

93 kilometres

Prime Contractor:

SA Energy Group

Workforce Accommodations:

One Workforce Accommodation – Vanderhoof Lodge

Performance At A Glance

100%

cleared, includes project route and ancillary sites

100%

of grading completed

99.7%

of pipe installed, includes activities from stringing through to backfilling

0

workers at Vanderhoof Lodge

Recent Updates

January 24, 2022

Key Activities
  • Continue progressing bending and welding, tie-ins, machine clean-up and final clean-up activities
  • Ongoing decommissioning of Stuart River bridge
Look Ahead
  • Complete sheet piling and mainline activities
  • Prepare for hydrotesting
  • Complete decommissioning of Stuart River bridge
  • Complete Clear Creek mainline block valve site backfill
  • Prepare for site remediation at Vanderhoof Lodge
  • ESC Mitigation and Maintenance

*All schedules are subject to change

Section 5

Details

Location:

North of Vanderhoof to south of Burns Lake

Length:

82 kilometres

Prime Contractor:

Pacific Atlantic Pipeline Construction Inc. (PAPC)

Workforce Accommodations:

One Workforce Accommodation – Little Rock Lake Lodge

Performance At A Glance

100%

cleared, includes right-of-way and ancillary sites

88.5%

of grading completed

39.6%

of pipe installed, includes activities from stringing through to backfilling

24

workers at Little Rock Lake Lodge

Recent Updates

January 24, 2022

Key Activities
  • Continued ESC monitoring and maintenance
Look Ahead
  • Continue with ESC monitoring and maintenance
  • Execution planning and remobilization of crews
  • Continue access and mainline activities

*All schedules are subject to change

Section 6

Details

Location:

South of Burns Lake to south of Houston

Length:

85 kilometres

Prime Contractor:

Pacific Atlantic Pipeline Construction Inc. (PAPC)

Workforce Accommodations:

One Workforce Accommodation – 7 Mile Lodge

Performance At A Glance

100%

cleared, includes right-of-way and ancillary sites

80.9%

of grading completed

32.4%

of pipe installed, includes activities from stringing through to backfilling

254

workers at 7 Mile Lodge

Recent Updates

January 24, 2022

Key Activities
  • Continued with access, grubbing, grading, stringing, bending, trenching and backfilling
  • Continued ESC monitoring and maintenance
Look Ahead
  • Continue with ESC monitoring and maintenance
  • Execution planning and remobilization of crews
  • Continue access and mainline activities

*All schedules are subject to change

Section 7

Details

Location:

South of Houston to north of Morice Lake

Length:

78 kilometres

Prime Contractor:

Pacific Atlantic Pipeline Construction Inc. (PAPC)

Workforce Accommodations:

One Workforce Accommodation – Huckleberry Lodge

Performance At A Glance

96.6%

cleared, includes project route and ancillary sites

11.2%

of grading completed

0%

of pipe installed, includes activities from stringing through to backfilling

260

workers at Huckleberry Lodge

Recent Updates

January 24, 2022

Key Activities
  • ESC monitoring and maintenance
  • Limited activity due to protestor activity and RCMP enforcement
  • Some access, grubbing and grading progress
Look Ahead
  • Continue with ESC monitoring and maintenance
  • Execution planning and remobilization of crews
  • Continue access and mainline activities
  • Morice River micro-tunnel works initiation

*All schedules are subject to change

Section 8, Kitimat

Details

Location:

North of Morice Lake to Kitimat

Length:

84 kilometres

Prime Contractor:

East of KM 612.7: Macro Spiecapag Joint Venture (MSJV). West of KM 612.7: Ledcor-Haisla Limited Partnership (LHLP). Facilities: Aecon

Workforce Accommodations:

Four Workforce Accommodations – Sitka Lodge, Hunter Creek Lodge, P2 Lodge, 9A Lodge

Performance At A Glance

98%

cleared, includes project route and ancillary sites

68.7%

of grading completed

23.6%

of pipe installed, includes activities from stringing through to backfilling

1432

workers at Sitka Lodge, Hunter Creek Lodge and 9A Lodge

Recent Updates

January 24, 2022

Section 8 East

Key Activities
  • Pioneer trail/subgrade completed
  • Clearing completed
  • Continued with grubbing, grading and mainline activities
Look Ahead

Section 8 consists of Section 8 East and Section 8 West, marked at 612.7 KP. Read about it here.

  • Continue ESC maintenance
  • Grading at Bernie Gorge

*All schedules are subject to change

January 24, 2022


Section 8 West

Key Activities
  • Cable crane system is certified and operational
  • Continued blasting, grading and tie-in welding and coating
  • Continued trenchless 48-inch pipe installation at Elderberry and Pine Creek
  • Completed Steep Slope #20 pipe install and backfill
Look Ahead
  • Continue trenchless bore bay activities at Elderberry, Kitimat River Tributary and Pine Creek
  • Continue corridor grading, steep slope blasting and trenching, and mainline activities
  • Continue sheet pile installation
  • Continue watercourse crossings 2018.00-WC and 2020.00-WC (Hirsch Creek) isolation, and 1884.00-WC (Kitimat River) isolation
  • Continue ESC mitigation and maintenance

*All schedules are subject to change

Coastal GasLink's approved route prioritizes the best option for the environment and surrounding communities, as well as the safe delivery of natural gas from northeastern B.C. to the LNG Canada facility in Kitimat, B.C.

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