Proposed Timeline for Design, Construction and Operation

Phases of Project Lifespan

Environmental Assessment and Design

Includes (but not limited to):

  • Preparing a Terms of Reference and Environmental Assessment
  • Surveying and geotechnical investigations
  • Baseline studies
  • Obtaining permits and approvals
  • Preliminary and detailed design

Construction (3-10 Years)

Includes (but not limited to):

  • Clearing
  • Preparing the site
  • Setting up temporary areas
  • Building construction camps
  • Developing quarries and borrow areas
  • Construction of roads and water crossings

Operation

Includes (but not limited to):

  • Using the road
  • Routing grading
  • Adding gravel
  • Managing plants
  • Cleaning culverts