Construction of a multifunctional warehouse at Canadian Forces Base (CFB) Bagotville, Saguenay (Quebec)

This project consists of work execution, labour, materials/supplies and tools needed for the construction of a multifunctional warehouse. The building will be built on a contaminated site registered on the Federal Contaminated Sites Inventory (FCSI). (Central heating plant - # FCSI 7930011). A 100 square meter building will be demolished, and the construction residue will be disposed of in conformity with the hazardous material report. Some of the work will produce excavated soil that will be disposed of in conformity with ongoing environmental regulations.

The multifunctional warehouse will have different rooms, the main one will be used for storage. The building will be equipped with sectional garage doors. The work includes but is not limited to:

· Site preparation, including selective demolition of structures and tree cutting;
· Excavation, soil and water management and backfilling;
· Concrete surface installation: foundation, slab etc;
· Site servicing: water, sewage, electrical; and
· Site remediation: revegetation, seeding and sodding, paving.

Heavy machinery will be used on site. Equipment used includes but is not limited to excavators, backhoe loaders, steam rollers, cement trucks, dump trucks, front loaders, cranes etc.


Latest update

October 21, 2020 – The Department of National Defence issued its Notice of Determination and determined that the project is not likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects.



Michel Lajoie
Department of National Defence
Michel Lajoie, Wing Environment Officer, 3 Wing / CFB Bagotville
Building 60, Post Office Box 5000 Station Forces
Alouette, Quebec G0V 1A0
Telephone: 418-677-4000 ext. 4004

  • Location

    • 3 Wing Canadian Forces Base Bagotville (Quebec)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Building and Property Development
  • Assessment Status

  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Public Comment Period on Intent to Make a Determination
  • Authorities

    • Department of National Defence
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


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