Metrolinx and the Toronto Transit Commission have selected preferred proponent teams to deliver Ontario Line South Civil, Stations and Tunnel and Ontario Line Rolling Stock, Systems, Operations and Maintenance (RSSOM) in Toronto, Canada.
The selected teams for the projects are as follows:
1. Ontario Line South contract – Preferred Proponent team: Ontario Transit Group
2. Ontario Line RSSOM contract – Preferred Proponent team: Connect 6ix
Ontario Transit Group will be responsible for the design, build and finance of a fast stand-alone mass transit line 6.7 km long, which will require the construction of 6 km of tunnels. The project will link the Ontario Exhibition Place station in downtown Toronto to the Ontario Science Centre station. It also consists construction of seven stations along the route out of which six of them will be underground.
The Plenary’s Connect 6ix consortium will deliver a 15.6 km long standalone rapid transit line with more than 40 connections to existing transit options along the route.