Secondary nitrogen storage tank - Univar

The proposed project

Univar Solutions are proposing to install a second nitrogen tank, approximately 11 metres in height and 3 metres in diameter, with the capacity to hold approximately 49,210 litres of liquid nitrogen, for extra storage capacity. The tank would be situated on a new concrete pad with an expected thickness of approximately 0.6 metres. The new tank would be anchor bolted into the ground, connected to the existing nitrogen system and surrounded by protective bollards.

Latest update

Notice of Determination

North Vancouver, B.C. –October 5, 2023– The Vancouver Fraser Port Authority has determined that the proposed Second Nitrogen Storage Tank – Univar located at 1545 Bay Street, North Vancouver is not likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects.


Key documents

Key documents
Document Number Document Title File Date
2 Secondary nitrogen storage tank - Univar - October 5, 2023
1 Secondary nitrogen storage tank - Univar - April 19, 2023


Project and Environmental Review
Vancouver Fraser Port Authority
100 The Pointe, 999 Canada Place
Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 3T4

  • Location

    • Secondary nitrogen storage tank - Univar (British Columbia)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Ports and Harbours
    • Other, not otherwise specified
  • Assessment Status

  • Start Date

  • Proponent

  • Authorities

    • Vancouver Fraser Port Authority
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


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