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Centre for Excellence in Transportation Infrastructure

North York
Project Type:
Real Estate (Direct Delivery, Stipulated Sum)
Infrastructure Type:
Contract Value:
Ministry of Transportation (MTO)

About the Project

The project involved the construction of a 78,250 square foot laboratory space and a 6,890 square foot multi-bay garage for storage of equipment. The new buildings support research, laboratory testing, technical evaluations and approval of aggregate, asphalt, concrete and other materials used in Ontario’s transportation system.

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Project Status

  • Request for Qualification: October 2016
  • Bid Call : August 2017
  • Contract Award: November 2017
  • Construction Start: November 2017
  • Construction Complete: April 2021


  • Construction of a 78,250 square foot building containing state-of-the-art engineering laboratories and administrative offices
  • Construction of a 6,890 square foot, one-storey garage for storage of vehicular testing equipment
  • Mechanical systems to support a laboratory environment
  • Electrical systems to ensure uninterrupted transportation operations in the event of a power failure
  • Supply and installation of built-in equipment such as environmental chambers, a concrete mixer and compression machine

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