Municipal Affairs and Environment

Registration 1495

Ironstone River Labrador Aggregate Quarry

Proponent: North Links Construction Company Ltd.

Summary of Environmental Assessment Process

Project Description:

The proponent proposes to develop a 9.5 hectare aggregate quarry (block A 4.6 ha, block B 4.9 ha) located east of Ironstone River, Labrador West. Access to the site will be through the existing access road to an adjacent quarry. Onsite equipment may include a portable crusher, washer, screening plant, control room trailer and parts trailer. The operation will consist of drilling and blasting, crushing, screening and possibly washing of aggregate with the purpose of supplying the local concrete/asphalt and aggregate market. The anticipated operational period would run from May until November, subject to approval.

  • May 4, 2010 - The undertaking was registered.
  • June 15, 2010 - Public comments are due.
  • June 18, 2010 - The Minister's decision is due.
  • January 7, 2016 - Project Withdrawn.

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