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Keep up-to-date on progress, events and milestones related to the Watermain Replacement Projects.

 

 

Please contact the project team at capitalprojects@campbellriver.ca if you have any questions or concerns.

Project Milestones - Watermain Replacement

  • PROJECT UPDATE NOTICE - MAY 27, 2022

  • Project Update Notice - April 4, 2022

  • November 1, 2021

    End of season resident newsletter.
  • October 14, 2021

    Asphalt patching on Hilchey today. This is the first of two lifts of asphalt. The second or top lift will take place in spring 2022.
    What is a lift? A lift is a layer of asphalt mix laid in a single application then compacted. 
  • September 22, 2021

    Here is a great example of all of the underground pipe that you may encounter when working under the roadway.
  • September 20, 2021

    The contractor, Wacor Holdings Ltd. has now expanded their work area to Galerno Road between Hilchey and Simms roads. Work continues on Hilchey with minimal disruption.
  • September 7, 2021

    Construction has resumed today!
  • August 27, 2021

    Approval has been attained from the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations to resume work following the midden find. Work will commence September 7th.
  • August 5, 2021

    The project has been halted as a midden (archaeological find) has been found during excavation.
  • July 25, 2021

    Water main pipe waiting for installation.
  • June 17, 2021

  • June 1, 2021

    Tender 21-06 Hilchey Road Watermain Renewal Phase 2 has been awarded to Wacor Holdings Ltd. 
  • April 20, 2021

    Tender 21-06 Hilchey Road Watermain Phase 2 has closed and is under review.
  • April 14, 2021

    Tender 21-06 Hilchey Road Watermain Renewal Phase 2 Addendum No. 1
  • March 26, 2021

    TENDER 21-06 HILCHEY ROAD WATERMAIN RENEWAL PHASE 2 has been posted to the City's Bid Opportunity webpage.
  • February 2021

    Design is underway for Phase 2 of this important watermain replacement project.
  • December 7, 2020

    The contractor has reached Substantial Performance.
  • December 4, 2020

    Resident Newsletter: Project Completion Notice
  • November 7, 2020

    As all of the below ground work comes to an end, today is paving day!
  • October 27, 2020

    Backfilling the road after the watermain tie-in at the Hilchey and S.Alder intersection today.
  • October 19, 2020

    8" Hymax® Coupling used to connect two pipes of the same or different outside pipe diameters and materials.
  • October 2, 2020

    Reminder to drive safely through the work zone and follow direction from traffic control personnel.
  • September 9, 2020

    Please be careful when making your way around the construction zone.
  • September 1, 2020

    Upland Contracting Ltd. crew working their way along Hilchey Road.
  • August 19, 2020

    Reminder: Please obey traffic control personnel as they guide you through the construction zone.
  • August 17, 2020

    Construction is well underway!
  • July 30, 2020

    Preliminary inspections are taking place prior to excavation the week of August 4th.
  • July 22, 2020

    Construction begins today!
  • July 9, 2020

    Construction commences the week of July 20th!
  • June 30, 2020

    Tender 20-02 Watermain Renewal - Hilchey Rd Phase 1 has been approved by City Council and awarded to Upland Contracting Ltd.
  • June 17, 2020

    Tender 20-02 has now closed and submissions are under review.
  • May 29, 2020

    TENDER 20-02 Watermain Renewal - Hilchey Rd Phase 1 has been posted on the City's Bid Opportunity webpage.
  • April 1, 2020

    Design work continues on the Hilchey Road Watermain Replacement projects. 
  • March 23, 2020

    Please note, construction projects are on hold until further notice, in order to reduce the spread of COVID-19. For more information on the City’s response to COVID-19 please select this link.
  • January 9, 2020

    The 2020 watermain renewal project is located on Hilchey Road between Galerno Road and Penfield Street. Design work is currently underway and construction is anticipated this summer. 
  • September 26, 2019

  • September 25, 2019

  • September 3, 2019

    Knappett crew busy at work!
  • August 26, 2019

    Knappett Industries Water Service Interruption Notice
  • August 15, 2019

    Resident News Letter No. 2 has been circulated in the neighbourhood. 
  • August 7, 2019

    Service and fire hydrant connections are underway!
  • July 19, 2019

    Work has commenced on Garfield and Painter roads. 
  • July 18, 2019

    The Fir St. project has reach Substantial Performance.
  • July 12, 2019

    Knappett Industries Ltd. will commence construction week of July 15, 2019!
  • June 26, 2019

  • June 25, 2019

    A look at the paving machine now on site!
  • June 24, 2019

    Tender 19-16 Watermain Renewal Painter, Barclay, Garfield has been approved by City Council and awarded to Knappett Industries Ltd.  
  • June 10, 2019

    Tender 19-16 Watermain Renewal Painter, Barclay, Garfield  Addendum No. 4  has been issued
  • June 6, 2019

    Tender 19-16 Watermain Renewal Painter, Barclay, Garfield Addendum No. 3 has been issued
  • May 31, 2019

    Tender 19-16 Watermain Renewal Painter, Barclay, Garfield Addendum No.2 has been issued
  • May 29, 2019

    Tender 19-16 Watermain Renewal Painter, Barclay, Garfield Addendum No.1 has been issued
  • May 22, 2019

    Tender 19-16  Watermain Renewal - Painter, Barclay and Garfield roads has been posted to the City's Bid Opportunities page
  • May 3, 2019

    New watermain being delivered to site 
  • April 17, 2019

    Work is underway on Fir Street!
  • March 28, 2019

    Knappett Industries Ltd. crews will be mobilizing on site April 8th.
  • March 21, 2019

  • December 18, 2018

    Council approves award of Tender 18-26 to Knappett Industries Ltd.
  • November 27, 2018

    Tender 18-26 has now closed; submissions are under review
  • November 6, 2018

    Tender 18-26 Fir Street Utility Upgrade has been posted to our Bid Opportunities Webpage
  • August 31, 2018

    We are anticipating the the tender for construction will be posted this Fall.
  • April 9, 2018

    Final design for Fir Street is underway.  City Council approved the continuation of this project in the 2018 Budget Deliberations.  
  • January 24, 2017

    This project is currently on hold due to other strategic priorities.
  • January 17, 2017

    Design is nearing completion for the Garfield, Painter and Pengelly Road area.
  • July 19, 2016

    Design continues on the remaining watermain replacement locations for construction in 2017.
  • July 6, 2016

    The new watermain is installed and paving is complete on Cedar Street!
  • June 16, 2016

    Locating underground utilities with a vacuum truck.
  • June 14, 2016

    The new watermain has been delivered and is now being installed.  
  • June 13, 2016

    The contractor is now on site and construction has begun on Cedar Street!
  • June 7, 2016

  • May 24, 2016

    Council Approves Award of Tender 16-34 to JR Edgett Excavating Ltd. 
  • April 26, 2016

    Tender 16-34 for construction of the Cedar Street watermain replacement is now posted to the City's bid opportunities page on the website