Solid Waste Services

Monitoring, Reporting, and Assessments

XCG was retained by the City of Red Deer to undertake the annual environmental monitoring programs for both the Waste Management Facility and the 1972 Landfill for the years of 2008 to 2017.

Environmental Monitoring, Reporting, and Training

XCG was retained by the Regional District of North Okanagan in 2009 to develop a Hydrogeological Performance Assessment and Design and Operations Plan for the Armstrong Spallumcheen Recycling and Disposal Facility. As a component of this work, XCG developed an Environmental Monitoring Program for the site, which included groundwater, surface water, and landfill gas sampling. This Environmental Monitoring Program was updated in 2012.

Phase I/II Lateral Expansion, Harmac Pulp and Paper Mill Landfill

The Harmac Pulp and Paper Mill Landfill is owned and operated by Harmac Pacific, A Division of Nanaimo Forest Products. The site includes a pulp and paper mill, pulp and paper waste landfill, and operational infrastructure. The landfill accepts the solid waste produced by the pulp and paper mill processes.

Landfill Closure Design Brief & Approval of Evapotranspiration Final Cover System

The Cherryville Recycling and Disposal Facility is located within the Regional District of North Okanagan. XCG prepared the landfill closure design brief, including final contours, evapotranspiration cover, soil balance, erosion and sediment control, surface water management, leachate management, landfill gas management, end use, and environmental monitoring program.

North Berm Lateral Expansion – Nanaimo Regional Landfill

XCG was retained by the Regional District of Nanaimo to undertake the detailed design of the North Berm Lateral Expansion at the Nanaimo Regional Landfill.

Landfill Gas System Main Header Extension and Perimeter Road

XCG undertook the design and construction project management of a landfill gas well field and perimeter road expansion project. The project included the detail design of the berm, perimeter road (constructed of native pit run gravel excavated from on-site quarry), landfill gas header extension, and condensate knockout.

Storm Water Management Plan, Red Deer Waste Management Facility

In 2008, XCG was retained by the City of Red Deer to prepare a Storm Water Management Plan for the Waste Management Facility (WMF). XCG also conducted the detailed design, specifications, tender documents, and construction inspection for the storm water pond for Phase 1 of the WMF landfill.

Environmental Monitoring Program – Red Deer Waste Management Facility

In 2008, XCG was retained by the City of Red Deer to complete annual monitoring for the Waste Management Facility (WMF). The WMF includes a Class II landfill, a leaf and yard waste composting area, a public drop-off facility, and a household hazardous waste facility. Also situated on the WMF property are a snow storage area, an aggregate storage pad, stockpile areas, maintenance building, scale house, and an office and interpretive centre. In addition, a portion of the property is used for agriculture.

Design, Operations, and Closure Plan – Sicamous Landfill

XCG completed an updated Design, Operations and Closure Plan for the Sicamous Landfill. The plan was updated to meet the current Landfill Criteria and includes a detailed landfill filling plan, surface water management infrastructure, access roads, landfill gas assessment, soil management plan, and a closure plan (including final contours and cover design and post closure plan).

Sechelt Landfill Phase I Closure

XCG currently provides Comprehensive Engineering Consulting Services for the Sechelt Landfill.