Union Station Rail Corridor

Rank 2024


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Industry Sector: Transit

Project Type: Rail

Project Value: $682 million

Funding Source: Public

Provincial Funding: $682 million

Province: Ontario

City / Region: Toronto

Estimated End Date of Substantial Completion: 2025

Creating an electrified GO service means that significant work will be necessary at the system hub, Union Station in Toronto. Work on the Union Station Rail Corridor (USRC) will include system and track upgrades that will provide the necessary infrastructure for electrified GO trains to enter and exit the station at high frequency throughout the day and night.

Completion of the upgrades to the USRC is anticipated by the end of 2025.

Project Owner: Metrolinx

Engineer: Pavex, Mike Kelly and Sons; Humber Valley Paving

Other Key Players: Morrison Hershfield; Gannett Fleming; Infrastructure Ontario (procurement lead); Comtech (project mgmt. services)

2019 Rank: 70