Compliance of Petroleum Product Storage Systems

This project involves the execution of the work as well as the supply of labour, materials and tools necessary for the compliance of around thirty storage systems for petroleum products present at CFB Bagotville and the satellite sites of Castor Lake, the Chicoutimi Naval Reserve, the Laterrière lighthouse and the Armory, as well as the replacement of an old service station with a new one. The work involves, but is not limited to, identification, inspection, calibration, anchoring, grounding, bonding, restoration, cleaning, demolition, replacement, installation, construction and painting of: petroleum product tanks, leak detection and alarm systems, fuel pumping systems, piping, concrete works (curb, sidewalk, slab, containment basin), electrical components (cable, wires, conduit), probes, vents, guardrails, walkways, stairs, paved areas, level gauges, fill whistles, anti-siphon valves and seismic pipe supports. Exploratory excavations, excavation, potential soil remediation, and management of contaminated residual materials are also included in the project.


This map is for illustrative purposes. The markers represent the approximate locations based on available data. More than one marker may be identified for a given assessment.


Latest update

April 8, 2021 – The public comment period on the project is closed. The Department of National Defence is considering comments received to help inform its determination on whether the carrying out of the project is likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects.

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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)
    • Castor Lake (Quebec)
    • Chicoutimi Naval Reserve (Quebec)
    • Laterrière Lighthouse (Quebec)
    • Régiment du Saguenay (Quebec)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Oil and Gas
    • Soil management
  • Assessment Status

    In progress
  • 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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