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Fill on the Oceanfront

Oceanfront work is ramping up with an increase in truck traffic over the next three to four weeks, bringing fill to the Newport Beach Squamish site as early as Tuesday, March 7th. Upwards of 20 trucks per day will be running a circuit from North Vancouver to the #Squamish Oceanfront site, via Loggers Lane. Pedestrians […]

Construction of Temporary Road

Temporary Road Construction A temporary road will be constructed on the Oceanfront to replace Galbraith in preparation for the new Oceanfront road alignment. Site prep and staking will commence by the end of this week. Early next week you will notice grubbing and stripping the land for the new temporary road alignment. Upon completion fill […]

End of Summer Update

September 2016 Summary Over this summer, site construction activities have been ongoing; with fill trucks arriving daily, being placed and compacted on Lot 4B. We continue to work closely with District Staff and Planners towards a Development Permit for the Green Tech Centre and a number of minor zoning amendments for the site. A new […]

July and August Update 2016

July August Update   Its summer vacation and Squamish is taking full advantage! Relaxed activity on the oceanfront has allowed locals and tourists alike to thoroughly enjoy Newport Beach. Communications and negotiations progress between NBDLP, contractors and the District to ensure the ongoing development of the project.  We continue to acquire clean fill and investigate barging options for […]

June 2016 Update

Engineering Update June 2016 Summary Construction has started! May has been a busy month at the Oceanfront. We’re happy to report that we’ve broken ground and site preparation for the construction of the new Office building on Lot 4 has commenced. This includes the site clearing and grubbing of Lot 3 and 4. We’ve also started […]

Construction Has Begun

Geotechnical drilling for the main road at the oceanfront was completed last week. Site works for the university facility are commencing now.  This will involve tree clearing and basic site preparation.