GTA Construction Report staff writer
Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Metrolinx have signed a $2.5-billion contract with Mosaic Transit Group to design, build, finance and maintain the Finch West Light Rail Transit project.
Mosaic will be responsible to design, build, finance and maintain the 11-kilometre LRT that will run in a semi-exclusive lane along Finch Avenue. This consists of a below-grade terminal stop at Humber College, 16 surface stops, as well as an underground interchange station at Keele Street that connects with the new Finch West Subway Station on the Toronto-York Spadina Subway Extension.
The project also includes a maintenance and storage facility for the light rail vehicles and other required components, such as trackworks, signaling, communications, and public infrastructure.
Mosaic’s team includes:
Applicant Lead: ACS Infrastructure Canada, Aecon Concessions – a division of Aecon Construction Group, CRH Canada Group.
Construction: Aecon Infrastructure and Management, Dragados Canada, Dufferin Construction Co. – a division of CRH Canada Group.
Design: Arup Canada, Dillon Consulting Ltd., DPM Energy, DTAH, Perkins + Will Canada, Sener SES Canada.
Maintenance: ACS Infrastructure Canada, Aecon O&M – a division of Aecon Construction Group.
Financial Advisor: RBC Dominion Securities
Construction is scheduled to start in the fall.