Montreal Metro AZUR Car Purchase and Replacement

Rank 2021


Industry Sector: Transit

Project Type: LRT

Project Value: $2.7031 bilion

Funding Source: Public

Provincial Funding: $2.7031 billion

Province: Quebec

City / Region: Montréal

Estimated End Date of Substantial Completion: TBD

The Société de transport de Montréal, with support from the Government of Québec, continues to invest in the replacement of new AZUR métro cars for the Montréal transit network. To date, 54 AZUR trains have been delivered to STM, with 17 additional nine-car trains having were ordered in June 2018.

As part of the 2018 announcement, the Government of Canada provided an investment of over $215 million. The remaining part of this additional fleet upgrade, over $580 million, is being provided by STM and the Government of Quebec.

Project Owner: STM

Vehicle Supplier Names: Bombardier, Alstom (joint venture vehicle supplier)


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