Redevelopment of Bickerdike terminal

May 2017

$8.3 million in financial support granted by the Government of Quebec under its Maritime Strategy.

September 2019

Start of work


End of work

Project overview

  • The total cost of the project is estimated at $25 million.
  • The terminal handles close to 600,000 tonnes o diversified goods annually (containers, cars, semi-trailer trucks) in addition to serving cruise ships.
  • Main home port for provisioning Newfoundland and the Magdalen Islands, supplied exclusively by local businesses.
  • Optimization of the terminal’s facilities, which was built in 1896.

Project description

  • Redevelop truck access (fluidity and security)
  • Increase and upgrade electrical capacity
  • Replace buildings
  • Redevelop container and cargo storage areas
  • Redevelop handling areas for cruise ships