THUNDER BAY, ON ----- August 17, 2-13 -----Most of the blasting will be concentrated around the east end of the contract east of the landfill and just before the new four lane section.
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 August 18th to August 24th, 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.
The Ministry of Transportation 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.