Metrolinx Light-Rail Vehicles

Rank 2024


Industry Sector: Transit

Project Type: LRT

Project Value: $528 million

Funding Source: Public

Provincial Funding: Metrolinx: $528 million

Province: Ontario

City / Region: Toronto

Estimated End Date of Substantial Completion: 2021

Metrolinx announced the purchase of 61 Citadis Spirit light rail vehicles from Alstom in May of 2017. The purchase provides Metrolinx with the flexibility to use the vehicles as needed across its current light rail transit projects, with 17 of the vehicles will be purpose-built for the Finch West LRT project, with the remaining 44 available for additional projects underway including the Eglinton LRT and Hurontario LRT.

The vehicles are expected to be available in time for use on any of the aforementioned projects in 2021.

Engineer: Wood Group (consulting)

Other Key Players: Comtech;Jacobs

Vehicle Supplier Names: Alstom

2021 Rank: 84

2020 Rank: 84

2019 Rank: 85

2018 Rank: 84