Airfield Pavement Repair/Replacement, 12 Wing Shearwater, Canadian Forces Base (CFB) Halifax, Nova Scotia

The Department of National Defence (DND) is proposing to carry out airfield pavement repair/replacement activities at 12 Wing Shearwater. The proposed project is expected to consist of the removal existing asphalt and concrete pavement, placement of granular materials and installation of new asphalt pavement in select locations on Ramp 1 (totalling approximately 3,025 m2). Milling and replacement of existing asphalt pavement on the FATO (approximately 2,560 m2) is also proposed. Surplus soils are not anticipated. The work is expected to take place Summer/Fall 2021.


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Latest update

May 28, 2021— The Department of National Defence issued its Notice of Determination and determined that the project is not likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects.



Key documents

Key documents
Document Number Document Title File Date
2 Notice of Determination - May 28, 2021


Joe Pottie
Department of National Defence
Joe Pottie, Project Manager, Real Property Operations Section (Halifax)
Real Property Operations Section (Halifax), Maritime Forces Atlantic, Post office box 99000 Station Forces
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3K 5X5

  • Location

    • 12 Wing Shearwater, Eastern Passage (Nova Scotia)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Airport and Airfields
  • Assessment Status

  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Department of National Defence
  • Authorities

    • Department of National Defence
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


Nearby assessments

...within 200 kilometres
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