The new ERMF – East Rail Maintenance Facility (located in Whitby, ON) will serve as a secondary rail maintenance facility to GO Transit’s existing 30-year old Willowbrook Facility to provide operational flexibility and redundancy under emergency situations. At more than 500,000 square feet, the maintenance facility will provide daily maintenance for up to twenty-two 12-car passenger trains.
The facility will include: 18 storage tracks; an electrical substation for power supply to facility and trains; maintenance bays used for train inspection and maintenance; coach; diesel; paint shops; a wheel shop locomotive and train wash buildings; a fuelling station; and staff offices
- Project schedule: Jun. 2015 to Dec. 2017
- Size: 500,000 sq. ft.
- Project delivery type: DBFM