AS OF JULY 30, 2017
- Applying surface crush between Km 67 to Km 70
- Final grading and compaction efforts from km 8.3 to km 10, and km 38 to km 50.
- Continuation of work on pit 312 access road.
- Haul 251 loads reject crush from airport quarry to NEI and various locations from km 0 to km 15.
- Surveyors working between km 57 and km 76
- Quality Control Tech working on compaction testing on embankment.
- Installation of guardrails and signage is upcoming
- All culverts have been installed
- Eight bridges have been installed
- Pit 174: Extraction completed, final reclamation in progress
- Pit 177: Completed reclamation
- Pit GSC4: Completed reclamation
- Pit 312: Repair of pit access road and camp pad area ongoing
o Equipment includes one D10 stockpiling for crusher, one rock truck
o Maintain drainage ditches and trenches.
o Repair of pit access road and camp pad area ongoing.
o Stockpile material for crushing operation
- Pit I401A: Completed reclamation
- Pit PW10: Completed reclamation
- Surface water run-off has been identified in pit PW10. A report has been issued in accordance with Environment and Climate Change Canada (ECCC) recommendation.
-All other regulators have been alerted to the matter.
-As with any potential issue, the matter is being monitored and responded to in a timely manner.
- Geotechnical drilling program completed
- Replacement of 51 thermistor protective covers and installation of 51 data collectors scheduled for the month of July
-As of August 2017, instrumentation has been installed to monitor ground temperature, water temperature, and water depth at various sites near Havikpak Creek, Bridge A3 and Bridge 18.
- Over 70 individuals were employed on the project at the peak of the 2017 summer construction season, 10 of whom were women.
- Total days employment achieved to date as of July 30, 2017 = 72,190 North/59,812 South
- Total days of employment achieved for Inuvik region and NWT residents as of July 30, 2017 = 48,020 North/46,939 South
- One ILA monitor