Edmonton LRT shortlists three teams

07 June 2019 - 12:00 am UTC

Three teams were shortlisted for the CAD 2.6bn Edmonton Valley Line West LRT expansion, according to a recent press release.

Flatiron/AECON/Dragados Valley Line West Joint Venture

  • ACS Infrastructure Canada
  • AECON Concessions
  • HOCHTIEF PPP Solutions North America

Urban Mobility Partners

  • Eurovia Infra
  • Graham Capital Partners
  • Parsons

WestLink Group

  • SNC-Lavalin Capital        

Inframation reported previously that these teams had responded to the request for qualifications.

The request for proposal is expected to be issued in 2Q19 with commercial and financial close expected in 2Q20.

The Edmonton City Council approved the municipal funding contribution of CAD 444m for Valley Line West, and applied the federal and provincial contributions to the project budget. As reported, the governments of Canada and Alberta had already promised CAD 2bn (USD 1.5bn) for this project and the smaller Metro Line Northwest LRT project.

 

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