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, AECON (Facilities)

Workforce Accommodations:

Sanataa Lodge; and one short-term Workforce Accommodation at Sunset Prairie Lodge

Performance At A Glance

85%

cleared, includes project route and ancillary sites

92%

of grading completed

69%

of pipe installed, includes activities from stringing through to backfilling

16

workers at Sunset Prairie Lodge

Recent Updates

April 22, 2021

Key Activities
  • Continued progress to near-completion of 48-inch drilling bore for Murray River horizontal directional drilling (HDD)
  • Continued safety and environmentally-critical pipe tie-ins
  • Continued Erosion and Sediment Control (ESC) mitigation
Look Ahead
  • Continue Murray River HDD installation to prepare to receive pipe
  • Complete ESC mitigation and continue monitoring through spring break-up
  • Complete critical pipeline tie-in works and remaining timber removal from construction corridor before demobilization for spring break-up
  • Drone, burning and controlled blasting activities as required

*All schedules are subject to change

April 22, 2021

Wilde Lake Compressor Station Update

Key Activities
  • Critical activities related to equipment preservation, material deliveries, environmental monitoring and security
  • Environmental monitoring continued
  • Preservation and maintenance of critical compressor package equipment
  • Offsite fabrication (piping and structural steel) progressing
Look Ahead
  • Continued ESC monitoring
  • Receive fabrication loads at site for safe storage
  • Equipment preservation for critical compressor components
  • Construction remobilization to site planned for May 2021

*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:

Mt. Merrick Lodge and Sukunka Lodge

Performance At A Glance

98%

cleared, includes project route and ancillary sites

10%

of grading completed

1.4%

of pipe installed, includes activities from stringing through to backfilling

329

workers in Sukunka Lodge

Recent Updates

April 22, 2021

Key Activities
  • Completed pipe receipt at Section 2 storage areas
  • Continued ESC mitigation
  • Continued clearing and grading works to mitigate environmental impacts of these activities during wildfire season
  • Continued development of Mt. Merrick Lodge
Look Ahead
  • Complete ESC mitigation and continue monitoring through spring break-up
  • Complete critical pipeline tie-in works and remaining timber removal from construction corridor
  • Continue development of Mt. Merrick Lodge
  • Drone, burning and controlled blasting activities as required

*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:

Parsnip Lodge

Performance At A Glance

94%

cleared, includes project route and ancillary sites

27%

of grading completed

8.9%

of pipe installed, includes activities from stringing through to backfilling

499

workers at Parsnip Lodge

Recent Updates

April 22, 2021

Key Activities
  • Focused on critical work fronts for pipe tie-ins, water crossings, machine clean-up and ESC
  • Night hauling activities ongoing to mitigate impacts on forest service roads
Look Ahead
  • Complete ESC measures and critical machine clean-up work
  • Drone and controlled blasting activities as required

*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:

Vanderhoof Lodge

Performance At A Glance

100%

cleared, includes project route and ancillary sites

100%

of grading completed

90%

of pipe installed, includes activities from stringing through to backfilling

656

workers at Vanderhoof Lodge

Recent Updates

April 22, 2021

Key Activities
  • Focused on critical work fronts for pipe tie-ins, water crossings, machine clean-up and ESC
  • Night hauling activities ongoing to mitigate impacts on forest service roads
Look Ahead
  • Complete ESC measures and critical machine cleanup work
  • Drone activities as required

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:

Little Rock Lake Lodge

Performance At A Glance

100%

cleared, includes right-of-way and ancillary sites

36%

of grading completed

5.5%

of pipe installed, includes activities from stringing through to backfilling

74

workers at Little Rock Lake Lodge

Recent Updates

April 22, 2021

Key Activities
  • ESC monitoring and maintenance, as well as snow clearing, as required
  • Completed pond and drainage works at Little Rock Lake Lodge
  • Ongoing fencing work at Little Rock Lake Lodge
  • Grubbing activity in key areas
Look Ahead
  • Drone and controlled blasting activities as required
  • Continue ESC monitoring and maintenance

*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:

7 Mile Lodge

Performance At A Glance

99%

cleared, includes right-of-way and ancillary sites

56%

of grading completed

17%

of pipe installed, includes activities from stringing through to backfilling

210

workers at 7 Mile Lodge

Recent Updates

April 22, 2021

Key Activities
  • Padding and backfill of open ditch areas and associated pipe tie-ins to support ESC completed
  • Limited access works
  • Limited processing and log hauling completed
  • ESC Monitoring and maintenance
Look Ahead
  • Drone and controlled blasting activities as required
  • Continue ESC monitoring and maintenance

*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:

Huckleberry Lodge

Performance At A Glance

58%

cleared, includes project route and ancillary sites

0%

of grading completed

0%

of pipe installed, includes activities from stringing through to backfilling

135

workers at Huckleberry Lodge

Recent Updates

April 22, 2021

Key Activities
  • Clearing activities and associated access road work conducted as needed
Look Ahead
  • Continue clearing and support for ESC and compliance activities
  • Drone and controlled blasting activities as required

*All schedules are subject to change

Section 8, Kitimat

Details

Location:

North of Morice Lake to Kitimat

Length:

84 kilometres

Prime Contractor:

Section 8 East: Macro Spiecapag Joint Venture (MSJV). Section 8 West: Ledcor Haisla Limited Partnership (LHLP). Facilities: Aecon

Workforce Accommodations:

Sitka Lodge, Hunter Creek Lodge, P2 Lodge, 9A Lodge

Performance At A Glance

76%

cleared, includes project route and ancillary sites

39%

of grading completed

5%

of pipe installed, includes activities from stringing through to backfilling

253

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

Recent Updates

April 22, 2021

Key Activities
  • Ongoing snow removal and critical access maintenance
  • Ongoing critical ESC monitoring and maintenance
  • Limited hand-falling and access development
  • Limited access maintenance and culvert work
  • Ongoing avalanche control
  • Focus on road maintenance including snow removal
Look Ahead
  • One traffic notification is in place: Kitamaat Village Road until the end of the year to accommodate equipment moves
  • Drone and controlled blasting activities as required

*All schedules are subject to change

April 22, 2021


Kitimat Meter Station

Key Activities
  • Utility powerline construction complete
Look Ahead
  • Final station construction planned for May
  • One traffic notification is in place: Wathl FSR extended until April 30

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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