Filter and Dust System Modifications – Cargill

October 21, 2021

Project status
Permit issued

In December 2021, a permit was issued to Cargill Limited (Cargill) to upgrade the facility’s dust collection system at their facility located at 801 Low Level Road, North Vancouver, BC, on federal lands and waters managed by the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority.

The project was approved subject to 27 permit conditions Cargill must meet to ensure the project does not result in significant adverse environmental effects.

Construction is expected to take approximately three months to complete.

About the project

Cargill is proposing to upgrade the facility’s dust collection system. In summary, there are four dust collectors to be removed and four new dust collectors, one new cyclone and three new dust transfer blowers to be installed. The works will take place on the rooftop of the terminal’s annex buildings, the rooftop of the transfer house and tower one. Silencers will be installed on all new dust collectors, anticipated noise from the new equipment is expected to be quieter than the existing equipment.

Contact information
For questions regarding the Project and Environmental Review of the proposed project, or to get in touch with our team, please contact us by email or phone at 604.665.9047.

Please note, when receiving public feedback as part of the PER process, the port authority may collect your personal information, i.e., your name, contact information and personal views and opinions, to inform the PER process for a proposed project. Your personal information may be disclosed to third parties, such as our tenants, in order for them to respond directly to you or help inform our response. You are entitled to submit a complaint to the Privacy Commissioner office here.