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Vancouver Container Terminal Expansion Design and Construction Awarded to FRPD’s Joint Venture Partnership, Centennial Expansion Partners (CXP)

Centennial Expansion Partners (CXP) is pleased to announce it has been awarded the design and construction of the expansion of the Centerm container terminal for the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority in Vancouver, British Columbia

The expansion of this terminal – expected to be substantially complete late-2021 – will expand the terminals design capacity to 1.5 million TEUs per year, an increase of two-thirds of its current capacity. The project also includes the remodelling of the accesses to the terminal. The terminal is operated by DP World, one of the largest container terminal operators in the world with 78 terminals in 40 countries.

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About CXP

CXP is a Joint Venture (JV) between Dragados Canada, Jacob Brothers Construction and Fraser River Pile & Dredge (GP) Inc. (FRPD).

Dragados Canada, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Dragados, was established in 2008 and opened its first corporate office in Toronto. Since then, Dragados Canada has grown steadily, successfully performing a variety of transportation, mass transit, dams, and tunnel projects. Building on this success, Dragados’ market share and financial position has consistently strengthened and grown over time.

Jacob Bros is a mid-sized, multi-discipline general contractor based in Surrey, BC.   A privately held firm focused on heavy civil and building construction, Jacob Bros has emerged as one of Western Canada’s pre-eminent builders of public and private infrastructure.   With a large fleet of modern equipment and a dedicated staff,  Jacob Bros has successfully delivered a wide range of projects while focusing on long term relationships with select clients.

FRPD is Canada’s largest marine, land Foundations and dredging contractor and has worked on many of the port expansion projects in British Columbia including the recently finished expansion of the Fairview Terminal in Prince Rupert. FRPD has the fleet and expertise to complete all sizes of marine construction and restoration projects.