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What’s with all the fences, pipes and trenches in Surrey and Coquitlam?

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Project updates

Lower Mainland System Upgrades

Vancouver to Coquitlam natural gas lines upgrades

Latest Update

Burnaby vegetation clearing info sessions

Vegetation clearing will soon start in Burnaby as part of preparation for our Vancouver to Coquitlam natural gas line upgrades in 2018. Most of the work will be concentrated along the Broadway corridor between Production Way and Underhill Avenue, and...

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Tilbury LNG expansion project

Latest Update

Updated local economic and employment benefits

As it approaches completion, the Tilbury LNG expansion project has provided a wide range of direct economic and employment benefits for the people of Delta and neighbouring communities. View an update on how the project is creating jobs and econ...

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Lower Mainland System Upgrades

Surrey to Coquitlam natural gas line upgrades

Latest Update

Gas line construction crosses Mariner Way near Fern Terrace

Upgrades to FortisBC’s natural gas line between Coquitlam and Surrey have reached Mariner Way. Traffic along Mariner Way is reduced to one lane of single alternating traffic, due to open cut construction. In an effort to complete this work as quic...

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A section of Mundy Park’s parking lot on Chilko Drive will be closed until fall 2017.

Eagle Mountain - Woodfibre Gas Pipeline project

Latest Update

FortisBC explains why trees were removed for safety during geotechnical investigations

Viviana, our community relations manager, addresses some of the geotechnical work that took place during the fall of 2016, about halfway between the Woodfibre LNG site and the Squamish Estuary. She summarizes the steps we took in advance of the clear...

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