GO Rail Expansion - Cooksville GO Station
- Greater Toronto Area
- Project Type:
- DBF - Design Build Finance
- Infrastructure Type:
- Contract Value:
- $128.4 million
- Estimated Value for Money:
- $21.7 million
About the Project
GO Rail Expansion will transform the transportation network in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area over the next decade. Metrolinx will transform the GO Transit rail network into a system that will deliver two-way, all-day service every 15 minutes over core segments of the GO Rail network. System-wide infrastructure upgrades will include: adding tracks, expanding stations, electrification of the rail network, new locomotives and train control systems to enable more frequent service.
Request for QualificationsSep 14, 2016
Short-list Bidders SelectedJan 20, 2017
Request for ProposalsJan 20, 2017
Winning Bidder SelectedNov 03, 2017
Construction BeginsNov 03, 2017
Construction EndsSep 03, 2020
EllisDon Infrastructure CGS RER Inc.: (Applicant Lead) EllisDon Infrastructure CGS RER Inc.; (Construction) EllisDon Design-Build Inc.; (Design) WalterFedy, Brodie & Associates, and WSP/MMM; (Financial Advisor) EllisDon Capital Inc.
Scope of work includes:
- New station building with a large public plaza
- New six-storey parking structure with pedestrian connection to rail platform and redevelopment of existing parking areas
- Upgrades to existing rail platform
- Bus loop with a minimum of eight bus bays for GO and MiWay bus service
- John Street Extension
Community And Green Benefits
- Reduced traffic congestion, greenhouse gases and fuel consumption
- Improved quality of life for commuters by reducing daily travel time
Design and construction of the project will generate employment opportunities, produce significant benefits for commuters.
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