68 Results for Infrastructure Ontario

EllisDon Infrastructure has been named as the preferred proponent to design, build, finance, and maintain the new Toronto courthouse project located at 10 Armoury Street, bordered by Centre Avenue and Chestnut Street. Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and the Ministry of the Attorney General (MAG) selected EllisDon Infrastructure after extensive evaluations following…

January 12, 2018 @ 3:10pm

Three teams have been shortlisted to design, build and finance the Davenport Diamond project. Teams were selected based on their construction capability, experience, qualified personnel and financial capacity to deliver a project of this size and scope. The teams are: Davenport Construction Partners Applicant Lead: Dragados Canada, Inc., Bot Infrastructure…

December 18, 2017 @ 9:24am

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Metrolinx have awarded a fixed-price contract to Toronto Tunnel Partners (TTP) to design, build, and finance the Highway 401 Rail Tunnel project, in support of the province's GO Regional Express Rail (RER) program. “Ontario is moving forward to build the infrastructure we need to deliver GO…

December 15, 2017 @ 9:38am

The request for proposals stage has closed for teams to submit their bids to design, build, finance, and maintain the Finch West LRT project. Following a fair, open and transparent request for qualifications process, three teams were shortlisted and invited to respond to a request for proposals in February 2016.…

December 15, 2017 @ 9:18am

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Metrolinx have issued a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for interested parties to design build and finance the Lakeshore West Corridor Infrastructure Improvements project. The infrastructure upgrades are required to accommodate the planned expansion of GO Transit rail service on the Lakeshore West line. “We are excited…

December 11, 2017 @ 8:53am

Ontario Minister of Transportation has announced the release of the Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for upgrades to the Lakeshore West GO corridor. The upgrades to the Lakeshore West GO corridor include: - Track improvements and other work to enable increased service at Exhibition Station; - Mimico Station rehabilitation; - Long…

December 07, 2017 @ 10:40am

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Metrolinx have issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) to three shortlisted teams to design, build, and finance the Rutherford GO Station project. Three teams were selected to submit proposals: EllisDon Infrastructure Transit, Link Rutherford Station, and Steelhead. The project includes:  A new multi-level parking structure with…

November 23, 2017 @ 1:31pm

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Metrolinx have issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) to five prequalified teams to build and finance the Lakeshore East - East Corridor Expansion project. The infrastructure upgrades are required to accommodate the planned expansion of GO Transit rail service on the Lakeshore East corridor. “This is…

November 17, 2017 @ 2:15pm

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Metrolinx have issued a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for interested parties to design, build, and finance the Milton Corridor project, which consists of an expansion of Milton GO Station, redevelopment of Meadowvale GO Station, and a new Stations Operations West Facility. The RFQ outlines the scope…

November 15, 2017 @ 8:33am

The Government of Ontario has moved into the next phase of procurement with the close of the request for proposals to design and build the new transit hub at Kipling Station. Ontario is integrating the subway, GO train, and local and regional bus services, including GO, TTC, and MiWay services,…

November 01, 2017 @ 7:49am

The City of Orillia has authorized the Agreement of Purchase and Sale of a parcel of City-owned land within the Horne Business Park to Infrastructure Ontario (IO) for the purpose of the construction of a new OPP detachment. The deal is targeted for final closing by the end of 2017…

October 24, 2017 @ 6:04am

Infrastructure Ontario and Metrolinx have selected Toronto Tunnel Partners (TTP) as the preferred proponent to design, build, and finance the Highway 401 Rail Tunnel project, in support of the province's GO Regional Express Rail (RER) program. Members of the TTP team include: Applicant Lead: EllisDon Capital Inc. and STRABAG Inc.…

October 20, 2017 @ 6:23am

Infrastructure Ontario has announced that three teams are prequalified to design, build, and finance the Highway 401 Expansion project. The Highway 401 expansion project involves an almost 18-kilometre stretch, from Highway 25 in Milton east to the Credit River in Mississauga. According to Infrastructure Ontario, the project features an expansion…

October 03, 2017 @ 8:24am

The request for proposals stage has closed for teams to submit their bids to design, build, finance, and maintain the new Toronto courthouse located at 11 Centre Avenue, bordered by Chestnut and Armoury Streets. Following a fair, open, and transparent request for qualifications process, two teams—EllisDon Infrastructure and Plenary Justice—were…

September 06, 2017 @ 6:09am

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Metrolinx have issued a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for interested parties to build and finance the Lakeshore East—Central Corridor Expansion project. The infrastructure upgrades are required to accommodate the planned expansion of GO Transit rail service on the Lakeshore East line. The RFQ outlines the scope…

August 24, 2017 @ 6:04am

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) has issued a request for qualifications on its 100th project using its unique Alternative Financing and Procurement (AFP) process. The milestone marks almost 12 years of successfully procuring and delivering the Province's largest and most complex public infrastructure projects - including hospitals, courthouses, highways and public transit.…

August 21, 2017 @ 6:36am

Infrastructure Ontario (IO), on behalf of the Ministry of Transportation, has released a bid call to ten prequalified contractors to build the new Centre for Excellence in Transportation Infrastructure in North York. An open, competitive request for qualifications process, overseen by IO, began in October 2016. This process identified ten…

August 21, 2017 @ 6:30am

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) has issued a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for interested parties to submit their qualifications to design, build, finance and maintain the Macdonald Block Complex. The project will see the reconstruction of the 45-year old Macdonald Block Complex, the administrative hub of the Ontario government's operations. The complex…

August 18, 2017 @ 5:41am

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Metrolinx have issued a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for interested parties to design, build, and finance the Davenport Diamond Rail Grade Separation project. This project is part of Metrolinx's work to provide faster, more frequent and convenient transit service across the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area…

August 17, 2017 @ 1:18pm

Ontario has reached a major milestone in the Hurontario Light Rail Transit (LRT) project, with the release of the Request for Proposals (RFP) to design, build, finance, operate, and maintain the new LRT line. "Today is a major step forward for the Hurontario LRT project,” said Steven Del Duca, Ontario’s…

August 17, 2017 @ 11:25am

The request for proposals stage has closed for three companies to submit their bids to design, build, and finance the new patient care tower project at Michael Garron Hospital. Based on a fair and open request for qualifications process that began in June 2016, the following companies were invited to…

August 17, 2017 @ 8:29am

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and West Park Healthcare Centre have released a request for proposals (RFP) to three teams prequalified to design, build, finance, and maintain the new hospital development project in Toronto. The release of the RFP marks a critical milestone in the project, enabling the teams to begin work…

July 31, 2017 @ 6:57am

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Metrolinx have issued a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for interested parties to design, build, and finance the Early Stations' Improvement project. The infrastructure upgrades on the GO transit lines are required to accommodate the planned increase in GO rail networks. The RFQ outlines the scope of…

July 28, 2017 @ 9:25am

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and the Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services (MCSCS) have released a request for proposals (RFP) to the three prequalified teams to design, build, and finance nine new detachments for phase two of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Modernization project. Teams were selected following the request…

July 24, 2017 @ 8:03am

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Groves Memorial Community Hospital have awarded a fixed-price contract to EllisDon Infrastructure GMCH Inc. to design, build, and finance the new Groves Memorial Community Hospital (GMCH) development project in Centre Wellington. The contract between EllisDon Infrastructure GMCH Inc. is for $127.5 million. Payment will be made…

June 16, 2017 @ 5:10am

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Sinai Health System have awarded a fixed-price contract to EllisDon Capital Inc. (EllisDon) to build and finance Sinai Health System's Phase 3A redevelopment project at Mount Sinai Hospital. The contract between EllisDon and Sinai Health System is for $288.5 million. An open, competitive request for qualifications…

June 09, 2017 @ 7:19am

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Metrolinx have shortlisted three teams to design, build, finance, operate and maintain the Hurontario Light Rail Transit (LRT) project. The three teams were selected based on the criteria identified in a Request for Qualifications process that began in October 2016. Selection criteria included design, construction, maintenance,…

June 08, 2017 @ 6:01am

The request for proposals stage has closed for teams to submit their bids to design, build, and finance the Cooksville Station project, part of the GO Regional Express Rail (RER) program. Following the request for qualifications process, two teams - EllisDon Infrastructure Transit and Kenaidan Obayashi Transit Partner - were…

May 24, 2017 @ 6:36am

Five companies have been invited to compete for the contract to build and finance the Brockville General Hospital Redevelopment Project. An open, competitive request for qualifications process, overseen by Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Brockville General Hospital, began June 2015. This process identified five teams with the construction and financial capacity…

May 18, 2017 @ 12:14pm

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Groves Memorial Community Hospital (GMCH) have announced that EllisDon Infrastructure Healthcare is the preferred proponent to design, build, and finance the new hospital development project in Centre Wellington, Ont. IO and GMCH selected EllisDon Infrastructure Healthcare after extensive evaluations following a fair, open, and transparent request…

May 01, 2017 @ 7:21am

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and the Ministry of Transportation (MTO) have released a request for qualifications (RFQ) to pre-qualify and shortlist project teams to deliver the Highway 401 expansion project. The Highway 401 expansion project is approximately 18 kilometres long and is located within the western part of the Greater Toronto…

April 10, 2017 @ 6:37am

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Metrolinx have issued a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for interested parties to build and finance the Lakeshore East - East Corridor Expansion project. The infrastructure upgrades are required to accommodate the planned expansion of GO Transit rail service on the Lakeshore East line. The RFQ outlines…

March 23, 2017 @ 6:03am

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) have awarded a fixed-price contract to Plenary Health CAMH to design, build, finance, and maintain the CAMH Phase 1C redevelopment project. The contract is valued at approximately $685 million, which reflects the payments made during construction, the substantial…

March 06, 2017 @ 7:20am

Infrastructure Ontario's (IO) Board of Directors has announced the appointment of Mr. Ehren Cory as the new President and CEO of Infrastructure Ontario. Mr. Cory has served as a member of IO's executive since December 2012, most recently leading the division responsible for delivering major public infrastructure projects such as…

February 27, 2017 @ 11:30am

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Metrolinx have issued a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for interested parties to design, build, and finance the Union Station Enhancement project. The infrastructure upgrades are required to accommodate the planned expansion of GO Transit rail service, which link into Union Station as the major transit hub…

February 23, 2017 @ 1:36pm

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Metrolinx have issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) to three shortlisted teams to design, build, and finance the Highway 401 Rail Tunnel project. Work is required at the Highway 401/409 intersection to accommodate GO Transit expansion along the Kitchener Corridor under Metrolinx's Regional Express Rail (RER)…

February 16, 2017 @ 12:33pm

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Michael Garron Hospital (formerly Toronto East General Hospital), a division of Toronto East Health Network, have issued a request for proposals (RFP) to three companies to design, build and finance the new patient care tower project at the hospital. Teams invited to submit proposals were selected…

February 03, 2017 @ 9:17am

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and West Park Healthcare Centre (WPHC) have announced three teams prequalified to design, build, finance and maintain the facility's hospital development project in Toronto. Based on an open, competitive request for qualifications process that began in September 2016, the following three teams have been prequalified and will…

February 02, 2017 @ 10:01am

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Metrolinx have issued a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for interested parties to design, build, finance, operate and maintain the Hamilton Light Rail Transit (LRT) project. The RFQ outlines the scope of work required for the Hamilton LRT B-Line, which includes: 11 kilometres of new dedicated rapid…

February 02, 2017 @ 8:00am

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and the Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services (MCSCS) have issued a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for interested parties to submit their qualifications to design, build, and finance nine new detachments for phase two of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Modernization project. Nine new detachments will…

January 27, 2017 @ 8:56am

Plenary Health CAMH is the preferred proponent to design, build, finance and maintain the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) Phase 1C redevelopment project. Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and CAMH selected Plenary Health CAMH after extensive evaluations following an open, fair and competitive request for proposals process that began in…

January 26, 2017 @ 9:44am

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and the Ministry of Transportation (MTO) have selected LINK 427 as the preferred proponent to design, build, finance and maintain the Highway 427 Expansion project. LINK 427's team includes: Developer: ACS Infrastructure Canada Inc. and Miller Infrastructure Construction: Dragados Canada Inc., Miller Infrastructure and Bot Infrastructure Ltd.…

January 26, 2017 @ 7:06am

Ontario has released its infrastructure update, BuildON 2017. In the report, Minister Chiarelli announced that the province will be releasing its next long-term infrastructure plan this year, as well. Expected areas of focus for the 2017 long-term infrastructure plan will address: Ontario’s infrastructure needs and priorities and the government’s strategy…

January 18, 2017 @ 9:24am

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Providence Care announced the new hospital project has reached substantial completion. Providence Care Hospital will open with full operations and services to clients and patients in April 2017. Located in Kingston, the new 622,000-square-foot Providence Care Hospital includes 270 private inpatient rooms, as well as modern…

December 02, 2016 @ 2:26pm

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Metrolinx have issued a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for interested parties to design, build and finance the Kipling Bus Terminal project. The RFQ outlines the scope of work required, which includes: An elevated pedestrian bridge to connect the pedestrian entrance to the new bus terminal building…

December 01, 2016 @ 10:21am

Infrastructure Ontario has released its updated list of projects currently in development throughout the province. The document provides information updates on 42 projects throughout the province, including the location, project model, timelines for the release of the project RFQ and RFP, as well as a projected value range for the…

November 17, 2016 @ 7:40am

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and the Ministry of the Attorney General (MAG) have announced two prequalified teams to design, build, finance and maintain a new Toronto courthouse. The teams were selected based on criteria identified in the request for qualifications (RFQ) process that began in April 2016. Selection criteria included design…

October 12, 2016 @ 12:25pm

In the wake of growing struggle by Bombardier to meet deadlines for delivering transit vehicles, a Toronto Star report suggests Metrolinx will consider other options for supplying the new Finch West LRT. According to the article, the consortia bidding on the Finch West LRT are allowed to “include a vehicle…

September 29, 2016 @ 9:03am

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Metrolinx have issued a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for interested parties to design, build and finance the Highway 401 Rail Tunnel project that will support the infrastructure needed to expand GO rail service on the Kitchener Corridor. The RFQ outlines the scope of work required, which…

September 20, 2016 @ 9:05am

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Metrolinx have issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) to three shortlisted teams to design, build, and finance the GO Transit station improvements on the Stouffville Corridor. The teams were selected based on criteria identified in the Request for Qualifications (RFQ) process that began in July 2016.…

September 19, 2016 @ 11:59am

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and West Park Healthcare Centre (WPHC) have issued a request for qualifications (RFQ) for a team to design, build, finance and maintain (DBFM) the facility’s hospital development project in Toronto. The development project will see the construction of a new hospital building, providing inpatient, outpatient and outreach…

September 01, 2016 @ 12:30pm

This month, Infrastructure Ontario and the Ministry of Transportation released a request for information (RFI) that will help Ontario develop a strategy to expand electric vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure. Through strategic partnerships, the Province plans to spur development and investment in the EV industry and expand the availability of charging…

May 08, 2012 @ 8:42am

According to a new report released by Ontario’s public transit agency, Metrolinx, all new transit projects in Toronto will be subject to a value for money review to be conducted by Infrastructure Ontario (IO). This includes the construction of several light rail transit (LRT) lines, along with the maintenance and…

April 24, 2012 @ 10:50am

A 2010 government-sponsored report found that Ontarians use 164 million tonnes of aggregates per year. That number is expected to rise by 13 per cent over the next two decades, while high quality reserves diminish. With scarcity on the horizon, Ontario has faced public opposition to new digs, including a…

March 26, 2012 @ 9:11am

David Livingston, president & CEO of Infrastructure Ontario, will be delivering a keynote address on day two of the 2nd Annual North America Strategic Infrastructure Leadership Forum (Washington, DC | September 29 – October 1).  The Forum will bring together more than 500 key players involved in infrastructure development in…

September 25, 2010 @ 7:07am

Yesterday, the Conference Board of Canada (CBC) released a report called , The Economic Impact of Public Infrastructure in Ontario, examining how Ontario's increased infrastructure spending has affected the province’s economy. The CBC found that spending helped preserve about 70,000 jobs in the province last year and added almost a…

March 11, 2010 @ 8:56am

The Ontario Ministry of Transportation (MTO) is operating under the biggest road-building budget in its history, according to representatives of the ministry who attended the annual meeting of the Ontario Road Builders’ Association. “When we look at the 2009-2010 actual construction budget of around $1.8 billion as compared to what…

February 11, 2010 @ 8:02am

Integrated Team Solutions (ITS) has won a contract to design, build, finance and maintain the new Waterloo Region Consolidated Courthouse.  As the preferred proponent, ITS is in the process of negotiating a final contract with The Ministry of the Attorney General and Infrastructure Ontario. The new facility for downtown Kitchener,…

January 18, 2010 @ 2:08pm

Infrastructure Ontario has announced the Windsor-Essex Parkway project will move ahead as an AFP (alternative financing and procurement). A request for qualifications (RFQ) has been issued as the first stage in a process to find the winning bidder to design, build, finance and maintain the new highway.

July 06, 2009 @ 9:15am

The McGuinty government is tightening its belt and that means some changes in the way it handles consulting contracts. From now on, consulting services will be open to a fully competitive and transparent process. That means that the government and all its agencies will no longer allow sole-sourced contracts for…

June 19, 2009 @ 7:56am

CIT Group Inc., a global commercial finance company, today announced it has served as financial advisor and senior debt arranger for the construction and operation of the new Woodstock General Hospital facility. CIT Canada, through its energy and infrastructure unit, served as the financial advisor and arranger to INTEGRATED TEAM…

October 31, 2008 @ 12:58pm

As part of ReNew Ontario, Infrastructure Ontario has successfully completed an Infrastructure Renewal Bond issue, raising $300 million. Funds will be used to finance loans for broader public sector clients-including municipalities and universities-to build and renew essential local infrastructure in Ontario. The Infrastructure Renewal Bonds, Series 2008-A1, will bear interest…

August 21, 2008 @ 9:23am

The provincial government is expanding Infrastructure Ontario's (IO) highly successful OSIFA Loan Program to provide financing to not-for-profit professional arts training institutions, Local Services Boards (LSBs) and social and affordable housing providers. "[This move] includes potential affordable loans to such diverse groups as those involved in dance, music, media and…

August 11, 2008 @ 8:27am

In another in a series of announcements about Toronto hospital construction, today Bridgepoint Health and Infrastructure Ontario released a request for proposals (RFP) to design, build, finance and maintain the new Bridgepoint Hospital, which will replace the existing facility. Designed to serve people in need of rehabilitation services and living…

July 29, 2008 @ 1:51pm

The Toronto Rehabilitation Institute (Toronto Rehab) and Infrastructure Ontario have selected Aecon Buildings, a division of Aecon Group Inc., to build and finance the hospital's major redevelopment and expansion of the University Centre. The expansion project will provide facilities designed specifically for adults undergoing rehabilitation for serious injury and illness…

July 28, 2008 @ 2:39pm

Aecon Group Inc. announced yesterday that its Buildings Division has been selected by the Toronto Rehabilitation Institute (Toronto Rehab) and Infrastructure Ontario as the highest ranking bidder for the renovation and expansion of Toronto Rehab's University Centre site on University Avenue in Toronto. Highest ranking bidder means that Infrastructure Ontario…

June 13, 2008 @ 7:54am

Investment bank Macquarie Group Ltd plans to double its Canadian infrastructure holdings to at least C$8 billion ($8.1 billion) in the next five years to take advantage of a building boom. ReNew Canada’s editor, Mira Shenker, just moderated a panel at a Dow Jones infrastructure conference in New York about…

May 30, 2008 @ 11:30am

Infrastructure Ontario has received authority from the Minister of Public Infrastructure Renewal to offer design and bid fees for its Design-Build-Finance-Maintain (DBFM) projects.  The partial compensation will be given to losing bidders for the detailed design and bid preparation work submitted in project proposals.   “This is a positive step…

September 08, 2006 @ 7:53pm