Construction Update

Finishing works at all O-Train Confederation Line stations continue with testing and commissioning of trains and systems ongoing.

West Stations

Tunney’s Pasture Station
Work is ongoing this week on the OC-Transpo maintenance building and includes continuing installation of siding and exterior lighting. Crews are installing stainless steel cladding on the elevators.

Bayview Station
Crews are completing final paint and millwork in the interior of the ancillary buildings. Crews are installing access doors in the composite metal soffit panels.

Pimisi Station
Work continues with glass installations, final installs on the HVAC systems and metal coverings within the station. Crews are also continuing with escalator installation and associated finishes.

Central Stations

Lyon Station
Finishing works including installation of decorative lighting, applying fire resistant coatings, and the installation of frames for glass within the station continues.

Parliament Station
Installation of ceiling structural elements continue on the concourse level.

Rideau Station
Signage, lighting, and glass installation continues along with painting, tiling and caulking within the station. Crews work toward.elevator and escalator certification.

uOttawa Station
Crews continue to install stainless steel fixtures for upcoming glass installation, caulking within the station, and completing remaining lantern work on Nicholas Street.

East Stations

Stations along the eastern alignment, including Lees, Hurdman, Tremblay, St-Laurent, Cyrville and Blair Station, undergo final touch-ups including glass installation, site cleaning, and lantern installations.

Guideway and Testing

Testing and commissioning is ongoing; there will be a mix of single and coupled trains tested end-to-end on the alignment in the coming weeks. Station systems testing is ongoing at all 13 stations. Software testing for entire system is ongoing while training of O-Train operators continues.

Upcoming Construction Activities

In the coming weeks, the following construction activities are scheduled to occur:

  • Installation of public art at Tremblay Station
  • Advanced testing and commissioning of systems in the west
  • Interior touch-ups at the stations
  • Ongoing vehicle testing