Port of Quebec Deep-Water Wharf Project - Beauport Sector

Port of Quebec Beauport Sector (North Shore) (Quebec)

Reference number: 80107
Federal Responsible Authority: Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency
Proponent: Quebec Port Authority
Environmental Assessment Commenced: 2015-08-10
Environmental Assessment Type: Environmental Assessment by Responsible Authority
Status: Environmental assessment in progress

Latest Update

June 29, 2019 - The public comment period on the updates to the Environmental Impact Statement is closed. The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency is considering comments received on the potential environmental effects of the project and any proposed measures to prevent or mitigate those effects, as described in a summary of updates to the project and the to Environmental Impact Statement.

About the Proposal

The Quebec Port Authority is proposing to extend eastward by 610 metres the existing wharf in order to be able to add two deep-water berths to its bulk transport facilities in the Beauport sector. The project would include the filling of the area behind the wharf and the construction of a containment dyke to create 17.5 hectares of additional area for the development of equipment for material handling, transshipment and container storage, the extension of an existing railway track on the Port Authority property and the extension of the emergency emissary of the Beauport wastewater treatment station.


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Port of Quebec Deep-Water Wharf Project - Beauport Sector
Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency
901-1550 d'Estimauville Avenue
Québec, Quebec G1J 0C1
Telephone: 418-649-6444
Fax: 418-649-6443
Email: CEAA.QuebecPortProject-ProjetPortQuebec.ACEE@canada.ca

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