TIMELINE

Overview

  • January 2013: Environmental Assessment Certificate issued
  • May - August 2013: Provincial and federal permits issued
  • August - December 2013: Clearing project area and conduct investigative works
  • Spring 2014 - Spring 2017: Civil construction
  • 2016: Completion of the ULHP transmission line
  • 2017: Completion of Boulder Creek and Upper Lillooet River hydroelectric facilities

Activities
As at November 6, 2014, clearing for the joint transmission line and pole installation were ongoing; construction of a 3.6 km access road to the Boulder Creek intake had been completed; excavation for both powerhouses as well as the Upper Lillooet diversion channel had been completed; pouring of the concrete for the Upper Lillooet River and Boulder Creek powerhouses was progressing; and excavation and consolidation of both tunnels were underway.

As at February 24, 2015, clearing for the joint transmission line and pole installation were in progress; pouring of the concrete for the Upper Lillooet River and Boulder Creek powerhouses was also progressing; and excavation and consolidation of both tunnels were under way. As planned, construction activities have been halted for the winter period and will resume in the spring of 2015.

 

 
2017-07-23