Leave to Construct - Waterdown to Finch Project


Imperial Oil Limited has applied to the Ontario Energy Board for approval to construct 63 kilometres of pipeline and associated infrastructure to transport refined oil products from its facility in the City of Hamilton to its facility in the City of Toronto.

If approved, the proposed pipeline would replace existing transportation capabilities of refined oil products (gasoline, diesel fuel and jet fuel) between Imperial Oil Limited’s Waterdown Pump Station in the City of Hamilton to its Finch Terminal in North York in the City of Toronto. The pipeline and associated infrastructure are located in the City of Hamilton, the City of Burlington, the Town of Milton, the Town of Oakville, the City of Mississauga, and the City of Toronto (to see a map, see the application notice linked below).

Imperial Oil Limited is also asking the Ontario Energy Board to approve the form of agreement it offers to landowners to use their land for location and construction of the proposed pipeline.

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Ontario Energy Board
P.O. Box 2319
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Toronto ON M4P 1E4
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