Cities will increasingly become home to the vast majority of the world’s population, but how will they manage mobility needs and congestion? Smart Cities NYC posed that question to a panel of transportation leaders and discovered that the future is … Continued
Eglinton Crosstown LRT
The Eglinton Crosstown Light Rail Transit Project introduces a new form of rapid transit technology along the Eglinton corridor and within the City of Toronto. The mega-project presents significant technical, financial and commercial challenges as it will be constructed and operated in a densely populated urban centre.
Following an extensive qualifications process, two internationally acclaimed proponent teams are shortlisted. The Stewart Group is retained as Chief Bid Strategist to successfully deliver the single largest P3 transit contract in Canadian history to one of the proponent teams.
The Stewart Group helps the senior bid management team to craft a year-long plan. With careful consideration of the consortium’s vision and stakeholder priorities, technical and financial solutions are weighed against social, environmental and political realities. The analysis is built into the consortium’s overall strategy and bid submission.
A winning bid! Following an 18-month procurement process, Metrolinx and Infrastructure Ontario identify Crosslinx Transit Solutions as the preferred proponent to deliver the Design-Build-Finance-Maintain (DBFM) contract, valued at $9.1 billion.