Remedial Planning for the Former EXPO 86 Site

by Richard Reis, Harding Lawson Associates, Seattle, United States,

Document Type: Proceeding Paper

Part of: Environmental Engineering


This paper describes the site characterization and remedial action planning effort that is being undertaken at the former EXPO 86 site in downtown Vancouver, B.C. The 200 acre site on the north shore of False Creek has a 100-year history of heavy industrial use. A phased approach to site characterization and remedial planning has been undertaken to meet the specific requirements of different areas of the site.

Subject Headings: Waste sites | Mitigation and remediation | Waste management | Groundwater quality | Industrial facilities | Land reclamation | Business districts | Shores | Canada | Vancouver | British Columbia

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