Fairview Container Terminal Expansion Project

FRPD-BEL Gateway JV has been selected for this exciting $200 million expansion of Fairview Terminals. This project will increase the terminal's capacity by 500,000 containers per year to accommodate growing container volumes and further enhance Canada's role in North American Trans-Pacific trade.

Project Highlights:

  • Scheduled to be completed in spring 2017
  • Reclamation & earthworks
  • Excavation & levelling
  • Rock cutting & blasting
  • Demolition of existing structures
  • Wharf & combi-wall construction
  • Modifications to existing mooring dolphins and installation of new mooring dolphins
  • Upgrades to the existing wharf
  • Concrete abutment & rock revetment construction
  • Concrete & steel structures
  • Installation of stormwater management systems
  • Expansion of fire and potable water systems
  • Construction of service pits
  • Installation of crane rails
  • Construction of heavy duty pavements
  • Installation of light towers
  • Electrical installations
  • Removal of a 55m section of floating breakwater
  • Construction of other miscellaneous works

FRPD-BEL offers rewarding careers to skilled, reliable and motivated individuals who enjoy meeting new challenges and taking a hands on approach while working independently or alongside other experienced professionals.

The project is fully staffed but resumes are still accepted at: fairviewjv@frpd.com

Contact Information:
  • Site Emergency Line: 250-627-4341
  • Site Office & Public Inquiries: 250-622-2449
  • FRPD-BEL Office: 250-624-8220
  • Email: info@gatewayjv.com

Project News & Information:

Click here for Current Events related to this project.

Click here to view the latest progress on this project.

Click here to view the Marine Work Zone established to separate marine traffic from construction activities.

Community Events:

Gateway Joint Venture takes community involvement seriously. We have proudly sponsored and participated in a number of festivals, conferences and activities in the Prince Rupert area.

Please click here to view a showcase of these events and download pictures.



About Us:

FRPD-BEL Gateway Joint Venture is a partnership between two of British Columbia's premiere construction companies:

Fraser River Pile and Dredge GP Inc. (FRPD) is the largest privately-owned construction company of its kind in Western Canada. Founded in 1911 through successor companies, FRPD’s areas of expertise include marine construction, environmental remediation, dredging, land foundations, river sand and pre-load supply projects.


BEL Contracting, a part of NorLand Limited, has been active in British Columbia for over 50 years. Areas of expertise include underground utility, road and heavy civil construction ventures requiring sophisticated project management and intricate scheduling of multi-disciplined work forces.