Blackwater Project, Engineering and Environmental Management, New Gold Inc.

Allnorth provided engineering, procurement and construction management services for this gold/silver mining development. The project includes 17 km of road upgrading, 5 bridges, road and building construction, and environmental management and monitoring. The structural design and construction component consists of a new 150-person camp facility, as well as a 4,500 sq. ft. recreational facility, snow roof, arctic corridors, fueling station, core logging and cutting building, core storage racks, and multiple other buildings. Allnorth has also partnered with other consultants to design and construct a septic field and treatment system, potable water system, power generation and electrical distribution system.

Allnorth’s responsibilities for this project included:

  • Project management
  • Procurement management
  • Construction management
  • Safety management
  • Permitting management
  • Environmental management and monitoring
  • Structural engineering
  • Mechanical engineering

About this mining project

The Blackwater Project is a gold/silver mining project owned and operated by New Gold Inc. and is located 160 km southwest of Prince George in central British Columbia.

Services in this project


Allnorth’s Environmental Services Group (ESG) comprises scientists, biologists, engineers, technicians, project and construction managers and business professionals. We have the experience and expertise to ensure that your project is planned, implemented and completed safely and sustainably.

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Mechanical Engineering

Allnorth provides comprehensive mechanical and piping engineering services to industrial projects. Our in-house  multidisciplinary expertise allows Allnorth to offer integrated service packages for clients in multiple sectors.

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Project and Construction Management

At Allnorth, we believe that communication and teamwork, from start to finish, are key to the successful execution of any project. We work closely with our clients to plan and manage projects from initial concept through to delivery.

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Structural Engineering

Allnorth provides comprehensive structural engineering design services for industrial, commercial, and municipal clients. We design short- and long-span bridge structures; municipal, industrial, and commercial buildings; and temporary construction works.

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