Queensgate Marina | Queensgate Routine Maintenance Dredging
On February 7, 2023 a project permit was issued to Queensgate Marine (“Applicant”) to undertake Queensgate Routine Maintenance Dredging at the water lot fronting 700-800 South Dyke Road in New Westminster, British Columbia on federal lands and waters managed by the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority.
The project was approved subject to 34 permit conditions applicant must meet to ensure the project does not result in significant adverse environmental effects.
About the project
Queensgate Marina will conduct maintenance dredging to establish safe navigation and moorage for house floats and vessels at its facility located within Annacis Channel at 798 South Dyke Road, New Westminster. The scope of works includes dredging a footprint of approximately 4,000 square meters to a target dredge depth of -2.5 metres chart datum. The total dredge volume will be approximately 6,000 cubic metres. Dredging will be completed with a barge-mounted crane and clamshell and will take approximately ten days. The area was last dredged in 2014 under PER project number 14-111 and 2020 under PER 20-120.
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