Launch Ramp Reconstruction - Riverton, Manitoba

2023 Launch Ramp Reconstruction – Riverton, Manitoba

Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Small Craft Harbours (SCH) is responsible for maintaining a safe and accessible harbour in Riverton, MB. Repairs to the launch ramp at the Riverton Harbour site are required in order to maintain a safe and functioning harbour.

The 20 existing concrete ramp pads  and slab will be removed and disposed of off-site. The installation of approximately twenty (20) new pre-cast concrete pads on a descending gradient into the water to create a new launch ramp over the existing footprint. The ramp orientation will be the same as the existing ramp.

The contractor will use a combination of heavy equipment (likely an excavator and skidsteer) and hand tools to complete the repairs.



This map is for illustrative purposes. The markers represent the approximate locations based on available data. More than one marker may be identified for a given assessment.

Latest update

October 17, 2023 –  Fisheries and Oceans Canada issued its Notice of Determination and determined that the project is not likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects.


Key documents


Small Craft Harbours - Ontario & Prairie Region
Fisheries and Oceans Canada
Chris McDermid, Environmental Advisor
501 University Cresent
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3T 2N6
Telephone: 431-335-7530

  • Location

    • Riverton, Manitoba (Manitoba)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Ports and Harbours
  • Assessment Status

  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Small Craft Harbours, Ontario & Prairie Region
  • Authorities

    • Fisheries and Oceans Canada
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


Nearby assessments

...within 200 kilometres
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