Lakeshore West GO Expansion

Rank 2022


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Industry Sector: Transit

Project Type: Rail

Project Value: $401 million

Funding Source: Public

Provincial Funding: $401 million

Province: Ontario

City / Region: Between Toronto and Hamilton

The Lakeshore West GO Expansion will provide 15-minute service or better each day from Toronto to Burlington, as well as hourly service to and from Hamilton seven days a week. The expansion will also include a station at Port Credit that will link to the future Hurontario light rail transit system.

The preferred proponents for the Lakeshore West Infrastructure improvements project will be named in 2019. That portion of the project includes improvements to five stations throughout the corridor, as well as two grade separations and the replacement of one pedestrian bridge.

Project Owner: Metrolinx

Engineer: Parsons

Other Key Players: 4-Transit JV (technical advisory services): Hatch, Parsons, WSP; Golder; Morrison Hershfield; Gannett Fleming; Infrastructure Ontario (procurement lead); Rider Levett Bucknall; Comtech (project mgmt. services)

2019 Rank: 96


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