Wharf Replacement, Frenchmans Cove, Newfoundland

The proposed project will see the removal of the existing timber finger pier and wooden slipway at the Frenchmans Cove site on the West Coast of Newfoundland. Once the existing structures are demolished, dredging with be carried out to provide adequate draft for vessels utilizing the site, and enable construction of a new wharf. DFO SCH as proposing to construct a new finger pier wharf at the site, in a hockey stick formation, measuring approximately 65m long. The site will also include a new marginal wharf, asphalt parking area, and riprap protection.

Latest update

April 04, 2022 - The assessment decision statement has been issued to the proponent.



Fisheries and Oceans Canada
Paul Curran, Regional Engineer
10 Barters Hill
St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 5X1
Telephone: 709-772-6660
Email: paul.curran@dfo-mpo.gc.ca

  • Location

    • Frenchmans Cove (Newfoundland and Labrador)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Ports and Harbours
  • Assessment Status

  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    DFO, Small Craft Harbours
  • Authorities

    • Fisheries and Oceans Canada
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


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