15 Results for Windsor

Aecon Group Inc. has announced that it has received approval to rejoin Bridging North America, the team selected as the Preferred Proponent to design, build, finance, operate, and maintain the Gordie Howe International Bridge through a public-private partnership. Aecon will rejoin its partners, ACS Infrastructure Canada Inc., Dragados Canada Inc.…

August 15, 2018 @ 8:17am

The Government of Canada has announced Bryce Phillips as the new chief executive officer (CEO) of Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority (WDBA). Phillips replaces André Juneau, who has been serving as interim CEO of WDBA since December 2017. Phillips most recently served as vice president of Kinectrics where he oversaw major infrastructure…

July 04, 2018 @ 10:04am

The successful proponent for the $4.8-billion Gordie Howe International Bridge Project could be named as early as next month. Mark Butler, director of communications for the Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority (WDBA), provided an update on the project as part of his keynote remarks delivered at the Canadian Network of Asset Managers…

May 15, 2018 @ 10:43am

Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority (WDBA) announced today that it has selected Parsons Inc. for the role of Owner’s Engineer for the Gordie Howe International Bridge project. Construction on the new bridge between Windsor, Ontario and Detroit, Michigan will begin this year. This $61 million contract is the first contract WDBA has…

March 06, 2018 @ 3:43pm

The Government of Canada has launched an open, transparent, and merit-based selection process to seek applications from diverse and qualified Canadians from across the country to fill the position of Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority (WDBA) through a Government of Canada Notice of Appointment Opportunity. "The Government…

January 26, 2018 @ 9:54am

Andre Juneau has taken over as the chief operating officer of the Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority (WDBA), providing leadership to the organization while Michael Cautillo is on leave. “Mr. Juneau has accepted a position as Chief Operating Officer (COO) with WDBA to lead the senior leadership team with the important work…

October 16, 2017 @ 9:36am

Following last week's announcement regarding the timeline for the Gordie Howe International Bridge, the Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority (WDBA) has released a statement announcing the extension of the Request for Proposals stage of the project. Here is the statement released by the WDBA: "On August 23, 2017, Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority announced…

August 31, 2017 @ 11:21am

The Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority (WDBA) has released a statement addressing recent speculation that has appeared in media reports. The statement, from WDBA president and CEO Michael Cautillo, attempts to set the record straight over recent reports on the project. Here is the the full statement that has been released: “The…

August 23, 2017 @ 10:21am

The Government of Ontario has announced that it will spend $15 million on an environmental assessment (EA) to determine the feasibility of a high speed rail line in southwestern Ontario. The proposed line would run from Toronto to Windsor, with potential stops at Pearson International Airport, as well as in…

May 19, 2017 @ 10:52am

The Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority (WDBA) has announced that, as a result of public consultation and feedback and engagement with Canada Border Services Agency and US Customs and Border Protection, the Gordie Howe International Bridge will include a dedicated multi-use path that will accommodate pedestrians and cyclists. WDBA has asked the…

March 06, 2017 @ 7:53am

A new legal challenge has been filed by Ambassador Bridge owner Manuel Moroun in an attempt to block the construction of the proposed Gordie Howe International Bridge linking Windsor, Ont. With Detroit, Mich. According to an article from Crain’s Detroit Business, the new lawsuit, filed by six companies owned by…

January 11, 2017 @ 8:29am

Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority (WDBA) announced that it has issued the Request for Proposals (RFP) inviting proponents to submit formal proposals to design, build, finance, operate and maintain the Gordie Howe International Bridge project. The 18-month RFP stage is the second phase in WDBA’s competitive procurement process to select a private-sector…

November 10, 2016 @ 7:57am

Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority (WDBA) and its partners continue to make progress moving toward the construction and completion of the Gordie Howe International Bridge with more than $110 million in construction projects. The first phase of preparatory work includes construction of a perimeter access road at the Canadian Port of Entry…

August 17, 2016 @ 8:15am

Windsor wants to apply for a $75-million loan to buy the U.S. side of the Detroit-Windsor tunnel, an important conduit for commuters and, particularly for Windsor, casino patrons. After two years of negotiations with Detroit, the city north of the border is ready to apply to the Ontario Strategic Infrastructure…

April 17, 2008 @ 12:55pm

The city of Windsor has opened its new $7.5 million bus terminal. The 9,250 square foot facility houses 12 transit bays, including four for Greyhound service, and features thermal energy heating and cooling and 96 per cent UV reflecting glass. Financing for the terminal was gathered through a partnership between…

July 25, 2007 @ 1:40pm