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

Performance At A Glance

84%

cleared, includes right-of-way and ancillary sites*

79%

of grading completed

45%

of pipe installed, includes activities from stringing through to backfilling

95

workers at Sanataa Lodge

Recent Updates

November 24, 2020

Key Activities
  • Construction ongoing including access, clearing, grubbing, grading, stringing, bending, welding, coating, trenching, lowering in and backfilling
  • Continued casing installation for Murray River horizontal directional drilling (HDD)
Look Ahead
  • Continue clearing including heli-logging of steep slopes
  • Mainline construction ongoing
  • Continue Murray River HDD casing installation and initiate HDD pilot
  • Increased traffic to transport pipe from storage sites to project route
  • Drone, burning and controlled blasting activities as required

*All schedules are subject to change

November 24, 2020

Wilde Lake Compressor Station Update

Key Activities
  • Completed main site rough grading and continued piling work
  • Completed concrete compressor block foundations for units 1 and 2
  • Started structural steel installation for the air-cooled heat exchangers
  • Completed upgrades for the site access road
Look Ahead
  • Continue piling and pouring concrete foundations
  • Unit 1 compressor skids set to arrive and be placed on foundation
  • Install air-cooled heat exchangers

*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

76%

cleared, includes right-of-way and ancillary sites*

0%

of grading completed

0%

of pipe installed, includes activities from stringing through to backfilling

353

workers at Sukunka Lodge

Recent Updates

November 24, 2020

Key Activities
  • Construction ongoing including access, clearing and grubbing
  • Civil works underway at 2B site to develop Mt. Merrick Lodge
Look Ahead
  • Clearing including hand-falling and heli-logging of steep slopes
  • Grading of key areas along the project route
  • Continue civil works at 2B site to develop Mt. Merrick Lodge
  • Increased traffic to transport pipe from storage sites to project route
  • 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

93%

cleared, includes right-of-way and ancillary sites

11%

of grading completed

0%

of pipe installed, includes activities from stringing through to backfilling

391

workers at Parsnip Lodge

Recent Updates

November 24, 2020

Key Activities
  • Construction ongoing including access, clearing, grubbing, and grading
  • Heli-logging and machine clearing ongoing between KP 140-172
  • Access road and bridge upgraded
  • Mobilized tunnel boring machine and preparing site for Crooked River Direct Pipe Installation (DPI)
  • Completed expansion of Parsnip Lodge
Look Ahead
  • Begin mainline work
  • Begin tunneling Crooked River DPI
  • Increased traffic to transport pipe from storage sites to project route
  • Drone, burning 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 right-of-way and ancillary sites

91%

of grading completed

55%

of pipe installed, includes activities from stringing through to backfilling

630

workers at Vanderhoof Lodge

Recent Updates

November 24, 2020

Key Activities
  • Construction ongoing including grading, stringing, bending, welding, coating, trenching, lowering in and backfill
  • Mobilized tunnel boring machine and preparing site for Stuart River Direct Pipe Installation (DPI)
Look Ahead
  • Mainline work ongoing
  • Begin tunneling Stuart River DPI
  • Increased traffic to transport pipe from storage sites to project route
  • 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

24%

of grading completed

1.3%

of pipe installed, includes activities from stringing through to backfilling

113

workers at Little Rock Lake Lodge

Recent Updates

November 24, 2020

Key Activities
  • Ongoing construction of Little Rock Lake Lodge main phase and mat placement at Segundo Laydown storage site
  • Ongoing access, grubbing, grading and stringing
Look Ahead
  • Continue access, grubbing and grading works at Little Rock Lake Lodge
  • Continue access, grubbing, grading and stringing, and commence other mechanical works
  • Increased traffic from storage sites to project route to transport pipe
  • Drone activities as required

*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

33%

of grading completed

7.7%

of pipe installed, includes activities from stringing through to backfilling

494

workers at 7 Mile Lodge

Recent Updates

November 24, 2020

Key Activities
  • Ongoing bending, welding, and coating; preparations continue for trenching and lowering-in
  • Ongoing access, grubbing, grading and stringing
  • Continued sediment and erosion control monitoring, access preparation and parking area preparation at 7 Mile Lodge
  • Pipeline construction corridor grubbing and grading continued, with blasting where required
Look Ahead
  • Continue access, grubbing, grading and stringing
  • Commence trenching, lowering-in, backfilling and first in-stream works
  • Continue 7 Mile Lodge main construction phase development
  • Increased traffic to transport pipe from storage sites to project route
  • Drone and controlled blasting activities as required

*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

34%

cleared, includes right-of-way and ancillary sites

0%

of grading completed

0%

of pipe installed, includes activities from stringing through to backfilling

104

workers at Huckleberry Lodge

Recent Updates

November 24, 2020

Key Activities
  • Ongoing civil and access works at Huckleberry Lodge
  • Counterboring and site expansion at Houston storage site
  • Started geotechnical and geophysical investigation work to support design development
  • Ongoing right-of-way clearing
Look Ahead
  • Continue project route clearing on multiple work fronts
  • Continue pipe counterboring and civil and access works at Huckleberry Lodge
  • Advance geotechnical and geophysical investigation work to support design development
  • Increased traffic to transport pipe from storage sites to project route
  • 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:

Macro Spiecapag Joint Venture (MSJV), AECON (Facilities)

Workforce Accommodations:

Sitka Lodge, Hunter Creek Lodge, Icy 1 Lodge, Icy 2 Lodge, P2 Lodge, 9A Lodge, P4 Lodge

Performance At A Glance

71%

cleared, includes right-of-way and ancillary sites

37%

of grading completed

2.6%

of pipe installed, includes activities from stringing through to backfilling

540

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

Recent Updates

November 24, 2020

Key Activities
  • Continued stringing and crossing installation along the west and central area; ongoing clearing, blasting, grading, and sediment and erosion control in the east
  • Ongoing clearing in Kitimat area and burning near Cable Crane Hill
  • Cable Crane tower, guide line and winch house setup
  • Workforce accommodation installation at 9A Lodge and platform construction at P2 Lodge
Look Ahead
  • Continue trap installation at LNG Canada Connector site
  • Continue pipeline construction corridor preparation on west side, as well as work at 9A Lodge and P2 platform and grading in east area of Section 8
  • Traffic interruptions and re-routes expected for open cut work taking place on Wathl Creek Forest Service Road
  • Drone, burning and controlled blasting activities as required
  • Increased traffic to transport pipe from storage sites to project route

*All schedules are subject to change

November 24, 2020

Kitimat Meter Station

Key Activities
  • Continued high pressure piping installation, welding and backfill
  • 72 large bore welds completed on-site
  • Continued installation and connections of the metering and instrumentation skids
Look Ahead
  • Complete all high pressure piping installation, welding and backfill
  • Work on civil rough grading and installation of riprap on slopes prior to winter shutdown
  • Complete installation of storage building

*All schedules are subject to change