Project Description

Contract Value:

$366 Million (CAD)

Contract Model/Role:

Design-Build-Finance-Maintain / Independent Certifier

Completion:

Fall 2019

Infrastructure Type:

 Civil (Bus Rapid Transit)
This is a 7.6km expansion to the Winnipeg Southwest Transitway which will link the existing line to the University of Manitoba and IGF Field. The expansion will help accommodate an staggering anticipated population growth in southwest Winnipeg that is expected to lead to an increase of 40 per cent traffic increase on Pembina Highway by 2030. Construction of the new alignment includes a number of new rail crossings and re-alignment work for CN Rail in addition to the renewal of the existing Pembina highway underpass. Significant interaction with CN Rail and Manitoba Hydro is required to facility construction.