March 2019

Tour of Metro Vancouver's Seymour Capilano Filtration Plant

Organized by the Burnaby/New West Branch

Please Note
At arrival, continue up the road past the Guard House to the public parking lot on the right hand side. Then walk back down the road to the SCFP Guard House and report in.
Status: Advanced registration is now closed. For space availability, please contact [email protected] Thank you!
Date: Thursday, March 14, 2019
Time: 10:45 AM-11:00 AM: Registration/Sign-in
11:00 AM-12:30 PM: Tour
Location: Seymour Water Treatment Plant - 4400 Lillooet Road, North Vancouver, BC
Credit: 1.5 Informal Professional Development Hours (PDH)
Cost: Event Price: $10.00 + GST = $10.50
Contact: Burnby/New West Branch
Email: [email protected]
Note: Attendees are required to wear close-toed sturdy footwear (no high heels) and weather-appropriate leg/arm covering clothing. Hard hats, safety vests, and eyewear will be supplied by the facility as required.
Known as Canada's largest water filtration plant and one of the largest of its kind in North America, Seymour Capilano Filtration Plant implements the world's largest ultraviolet disinfection technology and showcases a series of innovative features to maximize its energy efficiency. Extensive use has also been made of sustainable and environmental technologies in its design and construction.


Metro Vancouver’s website provides information and videos worthwhile to review in advance of the tour.

Watch the Video



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