During construction, TransCanada’s Coastal GasLink pipeline project will provide contracting and employment opportunities to qualified local and aboriginal businesses and individuals along our proposed route. TransCanada has three roles in the building of the Coastal GasLink pipeline:
The Coastal GasLink pipeline project is estimating 2,000 to 2,500 jobs during construction (approximately 23,000 – 31,000 full-time person years of direct employment). The Project hopes to capitalize on underutilized local resources in B.C. by having a large portion of the constructio
The proposed Coastal GasLink pipeline project will create thousands of jobs — the majority of which will be during the construction phase. Most of the hiring will be done by a prime contractor who is yet to be selected. The target date for the start of construction is 2015. Coastal G
Coastal GasLink Pipeline Limited proposes to build an approximately 670-kilometre pipeline from the Dawson Creek area to the west coast of B.C. The pipeline will transport natural gas to the proposed LNG Canada facility near Kitimat.
The proposed Coastal GasLink route, as presented in our 2014 application to the BC Environmental Assessment Office, was determined by considering Aboriginal, landowner and stakeholder input, the environment, archaeological and cultural values, land use compatibility, safety, constructability and economics.