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Wildfires and the Trans Mountain Pipeline: What You Need to Know

Built-in safety measures help protect Trans Mountain assets from wildfires, just as they can help protect homes in wildfire-prone areas.

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Emergency Training Ensures Readiness for Fire Events

One- and two-day training exercises in BC focus on quick and effective response to potential terminal fire and wildfire events.

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Burnaby Terminal: Designed and Operated to Meet Stringent Safety Standards

Our pipeline and facilities are prepared for all kinds of natural hazards that could pose a concern to our operations like earthquakes, seasonal flooding or wildfires.

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Knowledge Base Continues to Grow Around Fate and Behaviour of Oil in Marine Environment

Government and non-government researchers making ‘considerable progress’ in understanding how to manage marine oil spill risks.

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Ice Practice: Emergency Response in Winter Conditions

Last week, our Emergency Response Team conducted an on-ice emergency exercise on Lac Des Roches, BC near 100 Mile House.

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Facility Fire Safety: Designed and Operated to Industry Best Practices

The Trans Mountain Pipeline and its associated facilities, such as pump stations and storage facilities, are prepared for all kinds of natural hazards that could pose a concern to our operations.

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18 in 2018: Emergency Response Exercises by the Numbers

Every year we conduct emergency response exercises in all areas where the existing Trans Mountain pipeline operates. This year our Emergency Management team participated in 18 unique exercises.

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Expansion Will Lead to $150 Million Investment in New Spill Response Bases and Equipment

​British Columbia’s largest-ever expansion of spill response personnel and equipment will be completed on the South Coast as part of the Trans Mountain Expansion Project.

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Western Canada Marine Response Corporation Files Evidence for NEB Reconsideration Hearing

The submission is part of the Reconsideration Hearing for the Trans Mountain Expansion Project in relation to Project-relate marine shipping.

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Trans Mountain and Kamloops Fire Rescue Practice Under Mutual Aid Agreement

​Trans Mountain and Kamloops Fire Rescue demonstrated an integrated fire response during an emergency exercise in late October at the Kamloops Terminal.

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Practicing Emergency Response on the Puget Sound System

Responders recently deployed equipment on the Nooksack River to practice boom and towing skills and containment and recovery techniques, as well as to confirm control points along the waterway.

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Practicing On-Water Emergency Response

This fall, Trans Mountain conducted a variety of on-water emergency response exercises including exercises on Chip Lake near Wildwood, AB and on the North Thompson River near Kamloops, BC.

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Video: Emergency Response Exercise at Westridge Marine Terminal

On September 19, 2018, Trans Mountain held a full-scale exercise to practice spill response in Burrard Inlet with more than 300 participants/observers and 20 response agencies.

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Trans Mountain’s Preparations for Increased Oil Tanker Traffic are Extensive and Detailed

Trans Mountain has been working since 2012 to ensure risks and other impacts associated with the expansion of its pipeline and Westridge Marine Terminal are well-managed.

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Trans Mountain Conducts Full-Scale Emergency Exercise in Burrard Inlet

The drill included a coordinated response with more than 300 participants/observers and 20 response agencies working collaboratively to ensure an efficient and effective response.

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Western Canada Marine Response Corporation Expanding to New Response Base on Lower Fraser River

A new Fraser River spill response base will be located at Shelter Island in Richmond as part of a major service expansion for the Western Canada Marine Response Corporation.

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Emergency Preparedness: Training with Local Response Agencies on Wildfire Response Plans and Equipment

Parks Canada and Jasper Fire Department recently joined us for fire response and structural protection training at our Jasper Pump Station.

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Sumas Terminal Fire Deployment Exercise

Regular training and exercises are integral to our safety and emergency preparedness program to ensure a quick and efficient response in the unlikely event of an emergency.

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Trans Mountain Launches New Emergency Management Tool

Trans Mountain has launched a new website featuring its Geographic Response Plans to help guide and direct emergency response actions in the critical first 48 hours following an incident.

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Practicing Emergency Response Plans on the North Thompson River

​Last month, Trans Mountain conducted an emergency response equipment deployment on the North Thompson River, near Blackpool, BC.

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