Graham Group Ltd. Awarded Edmonton North LRT Project
Graham Group Ltd. – in a joint venture partnership with SNC-Lavalin Constructors (Pacific) Inc., under the name North Link Partnership (NLP) – was recently awarded a contract to provide construction management for the development of the ‘Edmonton North LRT Downtown to NAIT’ line. With a contract value of CDN$350 million, the project is a significant award.
The scope of work includes construction of a new 3.3 km (2.0 mi.) LRT extension from downtown Edmonton to the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT). The project features three new LRT stations, a tunnel section between Churchill station and the new MacEwan station, traction power, rail, and communications and controls systems.
Graham will begin work immediately, with actual construction set to commence in May 2011. The project is scheduled for completion in December 2013.
Graham Group Ltd. is an employee-owned construction solutions partner with revenues exceeding $2 billion annually. With over eight decades of experience, Graham provides general contracting, design-build, construction management and public-private partnerships (P3) services in the commercial, industrial, infrastructure, earthworks and masonry sectors. Headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Graham has offices throughout North America and employs over 1,100 professionals and office staff. As Canada’s fifth largest construction company, Graham has the resources, capacity and expertise to undertake projects of every scope, scale and complexity. Graham is recognized as one of Canada’s 50 Best Employers as well as one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies.