Lafarge Canada Inc. - Permit to take water

Instrument type: Permit to take water

ERO number
019-4884
Ministry reference number
7567-CALKR3
Notice type
Instrument
Act
Ontario Water Resources Act, R.S.O. 1990
Posted by
Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks
Notice stage
Proposal
Proposal posted
Comment period
January 14, 2022 - February 13, 2022 (30 days) Open
Last updated

This consultation closes at 11:59 p.m. on:
February 13, 2022

Proposal summary

This proposal is to renew Permit to Take Water No. 3425-8V9QLX for Lafarge Canada Inc. Water will be taken for dewatering purposes at the Manitoulin Quarry, located in the District of Manitoulin, Ontario.

Location details

Site address

Lot 42, Concession 7 and Lot 44, Concession 9, Dawson
Manitoulin, ON
Canada

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Proponent(s)

Lafarge Canada Inc.
10325 State Route 43
Streetsboro, OH
44241
United States

Proposal details

This proposal is to renew Permit to Take Water No. 3425-8V9QLX for Lafarge Canada Inc. Water will be taken for dewatering purposes at the Manitoulin Quarry, located in the District of Manitoulin, Ontario. Details of the water taking are as follows:

Source name: main quarry sump

  • purpose of water taking: dewatering - pits and quarries
  • maximum rate per minute (litres): 39,600
  • maximum number of hours of taking a day: 24
  • maximum volume per day (litres): 39,973,300
  • maximum number of days of taking in a year: 365
  • duration: January 1 to December 31 for 10 years

Source name: secondary sump

  • purpose of water taking: dewatering - pits and quarries
  • maximum rate per minute (litres): 9,100
  • maximum number of hours of taking a day: 24
  • maximum volume per day (litres): 13,104,000
  • maximum number of days of taking in a year: 365
  • duration: January 1 to December 31 for 10 years

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