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Shuniah Blasting week of Aug 19th


THUNDER BAY, ON ----  Aug 31, 2013  ---  With school buses starting up again next week, the Contractor will not be blasting Monday to Blasting Shuniah Highway 11 - 17Friday during the hours of 6:00 am to 9:00 am and 3:00 pm to 5:30 pm.

The Ministry of Transportation is committed to the construction of four-laning Highway 11/17 for 13 km from Highway 527 to west of Mackenzie Station Road.  This project commenced in the fall of 2012 and the projected completion date is fall 2015.

Contract Administration is being performed by TBT Engineering.  Throughout the construction period, the public is advised that there will be drilling and blasting occurring.  The blasting for the week of Sept 1st to Sept 7th, 2013 is currently planned as indicated in the table below.

Please be advised that this plan is preliminary in nature and is provided to give a generic advance warning and location where the blasting is occurring.  Time and locations may vary, sometimes significantly, depending on weather, traffic and equipment.

Blasting Sept 3, 2013

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