Name of the project
Mobile asphalt plant installation and operation and Kuujjuaq Airport Paving Work
Gély Construction inc.
Expected date of construction
August and September 2014
Step of the procedure
- Project submission
- Preparation of impact study
- Review and public participation
- Decision and authorization
The Commission has decided not to subject the project to the environmental and social impact assessment procedure.
This project consists of temporarily installating and operating an asphalt plant and paving specific areas of the airport adjacent to the apron and part of its access road. The asphalt plant will be installed at the southern end of the airstrip along the range road. Once the work is completed, the emptied barrels will be crushed and stored in containers that will be sent south by the sealift to a metal recycler. Restoration of the site where the asphalt plant is to be installed will consist of removing the equipment and levelling the surface with clean agregates.
For more information, contact the KEQC secretariat:
Phone: 418-521-3950, ext. 4810