Canada Line 

This project is a 19.5 km long rapid transit connection between Richmond, the Vancouver Airport and downtown Vancouver. The Canada Line is made up of four design components: a bored tunnel section, a cut and cover section, an at grade section and an elevated section.

The cut and cover portion was 6.2 km long with a combination of side-by-side and stacked guideway built out of 95,000m3 cast-in-place concrete in a deep shored trench. The project included the use of form travelers and unique access platforms to facilitate construction of the guideway.

Services Included:

  • Cost estimating and budget setting
  • Detailed execution planning including procurement of construction plan and equipment
  • Proofing though cycle performance of selected means, methods and sequencing programs for the work
  • Turnover of the program for the completion of the works to SNC-Lavalin

LOCATION / BC, Canada CLIENT / SNC-Lavalin Inc.  STATUS / Completed YEAR / 2006 PROJECT VALUE / $250 Million

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