EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Sept. 11, 2012) - Enbridge Pipelines Inc. and partners will coordinate an emergency response training exercise on the North Saskatchewan River near the 50th Street boat launch in Capilano Park. The exercise will simulate an emergency response to a spill on the river.
Those in the area can expect to see emergency response equipment and personnel, including boats, booms and other equipment deployed to the scene.
Enbridge asks citizens and media to follow the directions of emergency personnel and employees on site and to respect any barriers marking the working area on the river and around the boat launch.
||Wednesday, September 12, 2012
||50th Street boat launch, near Capilano Park
||9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
||The Capilano Boat Launch will be closed on September 12, 2012. Media in attendance should have proper footwear for uneven terrain.
This exercise will support Enbridge's ongoing efforts to maintain, coordinate, and continuously improve emergency response on vital waterways that are in proximity to pipeline operations.