Project Summary


Construction Management, Project Management

Utility, Energy

Project Description

FortisBC twinned 12km of a large diameter welded steel gas line between Coquitlam and Surrey. RAM was retained by WorleyParsons to assist with construction planning and permitting. Our scope of work included design review, integration management, stakeholder management and constructability input related to installing a pipeline through a major urban centre. We also liaised with Owners of existing infrastructure in the pipeline right of way including the various municipalities, Fortis, Telus, Shaw and the Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure. Key challenges included trenchless road crossings from 50m to 400m long using guided bore and microtunnel methodologies. Construction is planned to proceed in 2017.

Project Highlights

Key challenges included ten (10) trenchless road crossings from 50 m to 400 m long using auger, horizontal directional drill, guided bore, and direct pipe methodologies.