Ridley Island

PRDCC members were introduced to William J. Hunter, CFO of AMCI and Rob Booker the new CEO of Ridley Terminal at the monthly Chamber luncheon on Feb. 19. (Photo: K-J Millar/The Northern View)

Business commuity meets new leader at RTI

Ridley Terminal has new leadership at the helm

 

Increased steel-making coal shipments are expected under an extension agreement between Ridley Terminals and Teck Resources. Coal is stockpiled on site at Ridley Terminals or loaded onto ships for export. (Shannon Lough photo) 

New deal between Ridley Terminals and Teck Resources will increase coal exports

Extension agreement between Ridley Terminals and Teck Resources to increase steelmaking coal shipments

  • Jan 18, 2020

 

(The Northern View file photo)

Prince Rupert Port Authority found guilty of burning prohibited material in Ridley Burn Trial

Burning the old dock on Ridley Island for five days in 2017 led to several environmental charges

 

Fred Oddson photo                                Smoke from the Ridley Island control burn on June 22-27, 2017.                                Smoke from the controlled Ridley Island burn June 22-27, 2017. (Fred Oddson photo)

Storey’s Excavating takes stand at Ridley Island burn trial, did not review provincial open burn policy

Prince Rupert Port Authority faces four environmental charges for 2017 Ridley Island fire

Fred Oddson photo                                Smoke from the Ridley Island control burn on June 22-27, 2017.                                Smoke from the controlled Ridley Island burn June 22-27, 2017. (Fred Oddson photo)
Smoke from the controlled Ridley Island burn June 22-27, 2017. (Nothern View file photo)

Ridley Island burn trial continues, thoroughness of conservationist’s investigation questioned

Prince Rupert Port Authority faces four environmental charges for 2017 fire

Smoke from the controlled Ridley Island burn June 22-27, 2017. (Nothern View file photo)
Port Edward may cut off water to Watson Island if Prince Rupert does not come to the table

Port Edward may cut off water to Watson Island if Prince Rupert does not come to the table

Tensions escalate over the Mutual Aid Agreement and Ridley Island Tax Sharing Agreement

Port Edward may cut off water to Watson Island if Prince Rupert does not come to the table
AltaGas makes first propane shipment from northern B.C.

AltaGas makes first propane shipment from northern B.C.

Ridley Island Propane Export Terminal is the first of its kind on the west coast of Canada

AltaGas makes first propane shipment from northern B.C.
Port Edward volunteer firefighters responded to a fire on Highway 16 on July 19, 2018. With only one truck, the fire crew can only handle one fire at a time. (Northern View file)

Prince Rupert fire crews won’t help Port Edward after negotiations fail

Mutual Aid Agreement renewal between B.C. local governments has stalled amid tax sharing disputes

Port Edward volunteer firefighters responded to a fire on Highway 16 on July 19, 2018. With only one truck, the fire crew can only handle one fire at a time. (Northern View file)
AltaGas terminal during the construction phase in May 2018. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)

B.C.’s first propane export terminal ready this spring

AltaGas expects the first cargo will leave the terminal in the second quarter of 2019

AltaGas terminal during the construction phase in May 2018. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)
Smoke from the controlled Ridley Island burn June 22-27, 2017. (Fred Oddson photo)

Port charged with burying burnt remains of treated wood

Burning the old dock on Ridley Island for five days in 2017 has led to four environmental charges

Smoke from the controlled Ridley Island burn June 22-27, 2017. (Fred Oddson photo)
Ridley Terminals Inc. in Prince Rupert, B.C., is up for sale in the fall. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)

Government plans to sell Ridley Terminals this fall

Transport Canada has announced its divesting from the federally-owned coal terminal in Prince Rupert

Ridley Terminals Inc. in Prince Rupert, B.C., is up for sale in the fall. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)
A year after Vopak took a 30 per cent interest in the Ridley Island Propane Export Terminal project with AltaGas Ltd. the company is proposing to build another propane project in the same area. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)

Third propane project for North Coast B.C.

Vopak is proposing to build a storage tank on Ridley Island for natural gas products

A year after Vopak took a 30 per cent interest in the Ridley Island Propane Export Terminal project with AltaGas Ltd. the company is proposing to build another propane project in the same area. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)
Ridley Terminals Inc. plans to expand its existing berth to accommodate future growth. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)

Ridley Terminals moves ahead with expansion project

With coal volumes increasing, RTI wants to be able to load two vessels simultaneously

Ridley Terminals Inc. plans to expand its existing berth to accommodate future growth. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)
Ridley Island Inc.’s coal terminal. (File photo)

In Our Opinion: RTI coal goals

The forecast for Ridley Terminals is looking good if the coal market stays hot

Ridley Island Inc.’s coal terminal. (File photo)
The view from Port Edward of black smoking coming from Ridley Island Industrial Site. Contributed photo

Citizens left in the dark about controlled Ridley fire

Port Edward residents ask for more notification and better consultation

The view from Port Edward of black smoking coming from Ridley Island Industrial Site. Contributed photo
Views of the burning seen from a home in Port Edward. Fred Oddson/Facebook photo

Smoky sights from Ridley Island

Port of Prince Rupert says the week-long burning was to prepare for new logistics facility

Views of the burning seen from a home in Port Edward. Fred Oddson/Facebook photo