AS OF NOVEMBER 21, 2017

   

CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITY 

 

  • Road grading underway from KM 70.0 to KM 138.0

  • Two graders being used for maintenance. Other equipment consists of one texoma 700 drill, one skid steer auger, and one 950 cat auger installing signs and guardrails

  • Guardrails being installed at Source 177 road, Hans creek and Z creek

  • Road signage being installed from KM 0.0 to KM 80.0

CULVERTS & BRIDGES 
 

  • All culverts and bridges have been installed

PIT ACTIVITY 
 

  • Reclamation complete at Pit 177, Pit 312, Pit I401A, Pit GSC4, and Pit PW10

  • Final reclamation in progress at Pit 174

ENVIRONMENT & SAFETY 
 

  • No spills or incidents to report

  • One near miss to report: one truck spun out at KM 125 pulling a D10 bulldozer back to Tuktoyaktuk from Pit 312. The truck went off the road at the bottom of hill. All equipment has been recovered with minor damage to trailer.

EMPLOYMENT
 

  • There are 22 people currently employed on the project, 21 of whom reside in the Northwest Territories (NWT)

  • A total of 139,904 employment days have been achieved to date of which 101,357 were for residents of the NWT