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The Port Hawkesbury Paper site offers ideal development locations for a global business edge.

The PHP ownership is proud to offer development opportunities on our local site.

Why Develop in Port Hawkesbury?

Access to Highly Skilled Workforce: Over half of the population in the Strait Region has some form of post-secondary education — approximately 20% have a college-level diploma or certificates, about 20% have a university degree or higher, and an estimated 15% have an apprenticeship or trade certificate.

Location: Our Port Hawkesbury campus offers a broad range of industrial utilities, services and assets that can be leveraged to support lower-cost development. It is strategically located within 80 km of the Great Circle shipping route and is close to major transportation links.

Most importantly, it offers an ice-free port, year around rail and 100 series highway links 


Shipping Time in Days to:

Halifax Int’l Airport: 238 km/148 miles Rotterdam: 6 days
Regional Airport: 3 km/2 miles Mumbai: 16 days
  Singapore: 20 days
  HoChiMin City: 21 days


Site Assets

Our site is rich with assets that can be leveraged to support lower-cost development 

  • Wharf in ice-free port
  • Trans-loading facility with qualified personnel and heavy lift capabilities and year-round rail and highway
    transportation hub with truck scales
  • Marine vessel to rail or truck; Rail to truck or marine vessel; Truck to rail or marine vessel’ Rail serviced by
    G&W to NC; Three (3) hours to NFLD Ferry
Resources & Infrastructure
  • 15 Separate brownfield site development opportunities. Significant permitted surplus industrial waste
    treatment capacity
  • Existing electrical grid tie-in and on-site power plant for reduced power costs.
  • Access to local sources of aggregate
  • Fresh and saltwater availability
  • Reclaimable waste heat
  • High-pressure steam
  • Available parking
  • 24/7 Site security
  • Secured serviced industrial site & warehouse
  • Access to skilled trades/workforce and machine shop.

For More Information Contact

Geoff Clarke

Business Development Manager

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