NRC's commitment


NRC is committed to minimizing the impact of its disruptive activities on its neighbouring communities. To that effect, we have taken several measures to reduce noise and odours stemming from our operations. These measures are listed below.

Mitigation Activity Status
Noise Studies
M6 Heating Plant Plate Cooler Study Complete
M6 Heating Plant Noise Study Complete
M10 Test Cell 3 Noise Study Complete
M10 F Rooftop and Building Acoustical Study Complete
M10 8 Mega Watt Compressor Piping Noise Study Complete
M11 Air Supply (IATS) Blow-off Noise Study Complete
M11 Ambient Exhaust Noise Study Complete
M12 Roof Top Fan Noise Study Complete
M46 Wind Tunnel Monitoring Complete
Community Background Noise Study Complete
Community Noise Study Complete
Electrical Yard Noise Review Complete
M10 Silencer assessment In progress
Odour Panel and Chemical Analysis Studies
M6 Heating Plant Boiler Efficiency Testing Complete
Odour Panel Study of Stack Emissions Complete
M10F Thermal Oxidizer Design and Installation In progress
Constant Emissions Monitoring and Calibration System Complete
Silencer and Noise Insulation Purchases and Installations
M6 Heating Plant Plate Cooler Complete
M10 Altitude Facility (RATFAC) Air Intake Silencer Complete
M10 F Air Intake Louver Silencers Complete
M10 F Test Cell Door Replacement Complete
M10 F Silencer Gate Valve Installation Complete
M10F Pipe Lagging Complete
M10F Stack Lagging In progress
M10F Roof Top Noise Barrier Complete
M10 8 Mega Watt Compressor Air Intake Louver Replacement Complete
M10 8 Mega Watt Compressor Pipe Noise insulation Complete
M11 Ambient Exhaust Silencer Complete
M11 Air Supply (IATS) Blow-off Silencer Complete
M12 Roof Top Fan Replacement and Modification to Settings Complete
M46 Wind Tunnel Blow-off Silencer Complete
Engineering Structural Reviews
M10 Building Exhaust Fan Silencers Complete
M10 High Bay Make-Up Air Intake Silencers Complete
M10 Altitude Facility (RATFAC) Intake System Overhaul Complete
M10 8 Mega Watt Intake Silencer Complete
M10 8 Mega Watt Exhaust Lagging Complete
M10 F Rooftop Noise Barrier Complete
M11 Compressor Silencer Complete
M11 Dehydration Unit Blow-off Valve Silencer Complete
M11 Roof Top Chiller Enclosures Complete
M11 System Exhaust Fan Enclosure Complete
M19 Road Side Chiller Replacement/Relocations Complete
M46 Wind tunnel Acoustical Design Review Complete
M46 Intake Fan - Review of Active Noise Cancellation Complete
Equipment Purchases and Equipment Upgrade
Emission Analysis System Complete
Meteorological Station Hardware Upgrades Complete
Meteorological Station Software Upgrades for Real-time Data Complete
Noise Monitoring Equipment Complete
Constant Noise Monitoring System Complete