During the month of September 2013, major construction activities will include continuation of concrete foundation works for the various on – site buildings, steel erection for the various buildings, and the relocation and installation of the various underground site services. In – water construction for the Load – Out Pier is continuing and is restricted within the confines of the existing shipyard marine structures.
These activities will include delivery of ready – mix concrete, steel structures, and the various pipes and materials required for the site services works. Truck traffic to the site is expected to be approximately 40 (forty) per day during the concrete placement dates.
The off – site remediation works to MacKay Creek immediately adjacent to the eastern boundary of the Shipyard commenced on August 19 and will continue through the month of September. The remediation work includes improvements to the fish passage within MacKay Creek and restoration works to the channel. This work is required for the Fisheries Habitat Compensation Authorization for the Load – Out Pier.
Hours of work on site is typically 7:00 am to 4:30 pm Monday thru Friday with occasional weekend works required to avoid conflicts with the shipyards operational activities.