Neptune Bulk Terminals Canada Limited | Transfer Ponds Upgrades – Neptune

March 2, 2022

Project status
Permit issued

On May 6, 2022, a project permit was issued to Neptune Bulk Terminals to install a coalwater forcemain and upgrade the pump stations at Neptune Bulk Terminals CANADA Ltd. located at 1001 Low Level Road, North Vancouver, B.C. The project is on federal lands managed by the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority.

The project was approved subject to 31 number permit conditions the applicant must meet to ensure the project does not result in significant adverse environmental effects.

About the project

As the Allison Project (PER No. 2012-066 – Neptune Coal Capacity – Allison) moves towards completion, the terminal is experiencing an increased demand for water capacity. To help alleviate this demand, Neptune Bulk Terminals (Neptune) will install a 500 metre long coalwater forcemain from transfer pond 2 to transfer pond 5 (along the centre of their coal operations). Neptune is also upgrading the pump stations by adding 5 new pumps with new piping systems, supporting structures and electrical connections – the existing structures are to remain in place. The project is expected take approximately 1 month to complete and will be undertaken during standard port authority construction hours. 

Contact information
For questions regarding the Project and Environmental Review of the 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.