St. John's Building Retrofit Project

Project Description:

The St. John's Research and Development Centre building retrofit project consists of the demolition of buildings 38 (greenhouse and header house) and 39 (vehicle storage) along with the renovation and addition to building # 25 (Main Office/Lab complex). The renovation and addition includes hazardous material abatement, construction of a new building envelope, new mechanical and electrical systems. As part of the renovation project, a new greenhouse and header house will be constructed (attached to bldg. 25). The renovations include various code upgrades in particular making the facility universally accessible. Site work is also required with road and parking upgrades to the site.

Latest update

October 18, 2020


 The public comment period on the project is closed. Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada is considering comments received to help inform its determination on whether the carrying out of the project is likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects..



Environmental Management Services
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Building 12, Central Experimental Farm
960 Carling Avenue
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0C5

  • Location

    • St. John's (Newfoundland and Labrador)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Building and Property Development
  • Assessment Status

  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
  • Authorities

    • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


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...within 200 kilometres
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