Georgia Pacific Gypsum Plant Demolition

February 5, 2020

Permit under review

February 2020, Georgia Pacific Canada Gypsum Holding ULC (the Applicant), submitted a project permit application to undertake demolition works at their site at 12509 116th Avenue, Surrey, British Columbia where a portion of the proposed project is on federal lands and waters managed by the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority.

As part of the Project and Environmental Review for the proposed project under the Impact Assessment Act, the proposed project is posted on the Canadian Impact Assessment Registry here with an opportunity for public comment between February 3, 2020 to March 3, 2020.

About the project

The proposed works include the demolition of all upland structures to slab on grade, as well as the demolition of a conveyer system located on a dock that extends into the Fraser River. The wharf and docking structure are to remain, however the conveyor belt, the belt’s supporting structure and related hopper located above are to be demolished and removed from site. The proposed works would take place over a four-month period.

For questions regarding the Project and Environmental Review of the proposed project, please contact Noel Allison, Planner, by email or phone at 604.665.9382