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Pattullo Gas Line Replacement

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Work starting to support project planning

We will be carrying out work along our proposed gas line route in Burnaby throughout May to support project planning, including locating underground utilities such as water and telecommunication lines, and testing ground conditions.  Start...

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Tilbury Phase 2 LNG expansion project

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Project application filed for Tilbury Storage Expansion

Today marks a major step forward as we file our project application for a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity with the British Columbia Utilities Commission (BCUC). The Tilbury Storage Expansion project would strengthen the resiliency of ...

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Okanagan Capacity Upgrade

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Upcoming survey work along the proposed route

Starting April 26, our crews will be working along the proposed gas line route to gather survey information that supports engineering design, construction and environmental work. This work does not require excavation or ground disturbance, and will a...

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Tilbury Phase 1 LNG Expansion Project

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Air quality permit amendment approved

Metro Vancouver Regional District has approved FortisBC’s application to amend its existing air quality permit for the Tilbury LNG expansion facility. The amendment will allow the facility to continue operations as designed to produce LNG with some o...

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Inland Gas Upgrades

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Where we are working in 2021

Work on the Inland Gas Upgrades project will take place in seven communities in 2021. In the Kootenay region we will be working at various locations along our gas lines in the Cranbrook, Kimberley, Elkford, Sparwood and Skookumchuck areas. In the Nor...

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Transmission System Upgrades

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Project application filed

Today marks a major step forward as we file our project application for a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity with the BC Utilities Commission (BCUC). The Transmission System Upgrades project will update our natural gas system at a number...

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Eagle Mountain - Woodfibre Gas Pipeline project

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Upcoming field work at BC Rail property in Squamish

As our planning continues for the tunnel segment of the project, we will be performing a groundwater monitoring program to support this work. This program will take place on private land at the BC Rail property in Squamish and will be carried out...

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