SeaBus Terminal Upgrades (Utilities)
Permit amendment issued
In July 2022, amendment PER No. 19-242 was issued to the Applicant. The approved amendment extended the permit expiry date to April 30, 2024. The project is located at 495 West Waterfront Road, Vancouver, British Columbia on federal lands managed by the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority.
About the amendment:
This amendment extends the project permit expiry date by 2 years to April 30, 2024, there is no change in project scope.
In April 2020, a project permit was issued to TransLink (the Applicant), conduct SeaBus Terminal Upgrades (Utilities), located at the South SeaBus Terminal, 495 West Waterfront Road, Vancouver, British Columbia on federal lands managed by the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority.
The project was approved subject to 37 permit conditions that TransLink must meet to ensure the project does not result in significant adverse environmental effects.
About the project
TransLink proposes to carry out refurbishment and upgrade works to the South SeaBus terminal at 495 West Waterfront Road, Vancouver. The works are primarily utility related and involve the replacement, upgrading and relocation of existing systems. These works include the installation of an upgraded electrical substation and emergency back-up generator in a new location, external to the building. The generator and substation will be elevated on a concrete pad and enclosed by a concrete upstand wall, with a louvered screen on top. Additional works include the rerouting and upgrading of electrical utilities to service these units, and the installation of the following upgraded structures and utilities: embarkation/ disembarkation automatic doors, CCTV system, fans and louvers in the Skywalk curtain wall, and fire, sanitary, electrical and water related services.