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Graham Creek Stormwater Infrastructure PIEVC Study

Graham Creek Stormwater Infrastructure PIEVC Study Catégorie d’infrastructure : Eaux pluviales

Meetings with City of Ottawa staff from various departments were held on June 20 and 21, 2016 to present the PIEVC process and discuss potential candidate infrastructure for the study. The stormwater management infrastructure at Graham Creek was selected for the study by the City of Ottawa.

The Graham Creek Storm Infrastructure (GCSI) consists of a series of stormwater structures along the old alignment of Graham Creek starting at West Hunt Club Road and discharging into the Ottawa River north of Carling Avenue. The open channel sections of the creek meander through various... click to learn more

Ontario May 17, 2017

Climate Change Impacts on Water and Wastewater Infrastructure at Akwesasne

Cover - Climate Change Impacts on Water and Wastewater Infrastructure at Akwesasne Catégorie d’infrastructure : Eaux usées, First Nations Infrastructure, Wastewater

Akwesasne is a First Nations community of approximately 12,300 people (2016) distributed over an area of 11,720 acres and governed by the Mohawk Council of Akwesasne (MCA). The community comprises three districts: Kawehno:ke (Cornwall Island, Ontario), Kana:takon (St. Regis, Quebec) and Tsi Snaihne (Snye, Quebec). The objectives of this PIEVC assessment were 1) to evaluate the vulnerability to climate changes of the water and wastewater infrastructure of the MCA, and provide recommendations on possible adaptation measures to mitigate risks identified; and 2) Use the application of the... click to learn more

Ontario June 21, 2017

Nanaimo Regional General Hospital (NRGH) Climate Change Vulnerability Assessment Report

report cover - nrgh-climate-change-vulnerability-assessment Catégorie d’infrastructure : Buildings

A climate change vulnerability assessment was conducted by the Vancouver Island Health Authority for Nanaimo Regional General Hospital (NRGH) using the PIEVC protocol. The work consisted of identifying the potentially vulnerable infrastructure systems, determining possible climate change induced effects on relevant climatic parameters, and developing a risk rating for each possible interaction. For each of the medium and high-risk interactions, recommendations for climate adaptation were provided. Systems that are due for short- to medium-term replacement were prioritized to avoid lost... click to learn more

British Columbia June 15, 2018

PIEVC Assessment of Three City Parks: City of Mississauga

cover of report PIEVC Assessment of Three City Parks: City of Mississauga Catégorie d’infrastructure : Recreational lands and nature-based infrastructure

Risk Sciences International led the parks assessment of the overall City of Mississauga Climate Change Action Plan. Using the PIEVC Protocol, a climate change and severe weather risk assessment was conducted on all human-made and natural infrastructure within each of three City-selected parks. The assessment process and documentation yield a characterization and overview of the potential risks for other City park assets.

This study represents the first explicit application of the PIEVC Protocol to a city’s park assets in Canada, which presents both new challenges and opportunities... click to learn more

Ontario July 4, 2018