Presence worldwide

Canada

Since 2017, Colas Rail Canada is involved in P3 railway projects with a focus on electrification and systems integration both locally in Toronto and all across North America.

History of the subsidiary

  • Colas Rail was on Bouygues team for Confederation Line Phase 1 (DBFM) in Ottawa, ON (2012).
  • Prequalified for Trillium Line South (DBFM) and Confederation Line Phase 2 (DBF) in Ottawa, ON (2017).
  • Canadian office location established in late 2017.
  • Won first contract in February 2019 for electrification works at Alstom Facility in Brampton, ON.

Presentation

  • Colas Rail entered the market to address the large backlog of rail transit/passenger rail projects upcoming across Canada and North America.
  • We have unique expertise in the P3/turn-key/design-build railway procurement model.
  • We are a leader in developing systems integration for P3 transit projects.
  • As a new entry into the market, we have established strategic partnerships with local specialists including Plan Group (eRail for rail electrification).
  • Our strategy is to implement Colas Rail’s unique global rail expertise in the North American market with local resources and partners.

Major projects

  • Won a contract with Alstom for OCS/electrification works at new Alstom facility to build LRT vehicles in Brampton, ON.
  • Established eRail joint venture for electrification with Plan Group.
  • Prequalified proponent on Broadway Subway Project (DBF) in Vancouver, BC.
  • Recognized for our strong technical approach to systems integration and construction management.

Localization

COLAS RAIL CANADA INC
121 King Street West – Suite 2160, PO Box 16
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
M5H 3T9

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