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Determining the required licence

List of subclasses

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1.5 Contractor – Civil engineering structures

This subclass authorizes construction work on civil engineering structures made of reinforced concrete, metal or other materials as well as works related to the production of electrical power.  

It also authorizes construction work included in subclasses 3.1, 4.1, 5.1 and 6.1 of Schedule II, when said work is related to a civil engineering structure governed by this subclass. 

Furthermore, this subclass authorizes construction work included in licence subclass 1.6, but only to have said work carried out when it relates to a civil engineering structure governed by this subclass. 

Finally, it authorizes similar or related construction work. 

Additional explanations

This subclass authorizes, without exceeding the regulatory framework, construction work relating to:

  • highway and railroad bridges, viaducts, interchanges, multi-level roads, overpasses 
  • bridges for pedestrians, cyclists, etc.
  • hydroelectric power plants and their dams  
  • thermal, wind, solar, photovoltaic, nuclear, geothermal, tidal power stations (electricity, steam, etc.)     
  • generators and gas turbines
  • work on an electrical power station inside an electric power plant  
  • cogeneration plants.

This subclass authorizes its licence holder to carry out construction work included in the following subcategories when said work relates to a civil engineering structure governed by this subclass:   

  • 3.1 Concrete structures
  • 4.1 Masonry structures
  • 5.1 Metal structures and prefabricated concrete elements
  • 6.1 Wood structures
  • All work included in Schedule III.

If in doubt as to the applicable subclass, refer to the Keyword Index or contact us.

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