Neptune – Rail Bypass Track Layout

November 19, 2019

Project status
Permit issued

In January 2020, a project permit was issues to Neptune Bulk Terminals Canada Ltd. (the Applicant), to upgrade existing rail lines on their terminal located at 1001 Low Level Road, North Vancouver, British Columbia on federal lands and waters managed by the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority.

The project was approved subject to 28 permit conditions that Neptune Bulk Terminals Canada Ltd. must meet to ensure the project does not result in significant adverse environmental effects.

About the project

The project consists of modifying, extending, replacing, or installing approximately 4,219 metres of railway track. Works are proposed Monday to Saturday, excluding Statutory Holidays, for 24 hours a day. This will allow works to be completed outside regular rail schedules. Construction activities include minor excavation and fill to bring new and modified railways tracks to the specified elevations.

Contact information
For more information about Applicant’s proposed project, please contact Jurgen Franke by email or phone at 778.838.7581.

For questions regarding the Project and Environmental Review of the proposed project, please contact Emily Williamson, Planner, by email or phone at 604.665.9136.