Construction Update

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

West Stations

Stations along the western alignment, including Tunney’s Pasture, Bayview and Pimisi undergo final touch-ups including installation of siding, exterior lighting, painting, millwork, and stainless steel cladding. Installation of access doors in the composite metal soffit panels at Bayview Station is ongoing.

Central Stations

Lyon Station
Finishing works including installation of lighting and tiling.

Parliament Station
Installation of ceiling structural elements on the concourse level continues. Final touch-ups including painting, and the installation of lighting and cladding are underway.

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

uOttawa Station
Crews are doing final paint touch-ups, and installing cladding and lighting.

East Stations

Stations along the eastern alignment, including Lees, Hurdman, Tremblay, St-Laurent, Cyrville and Blair Station, are continuing to undergo final touch-ups including tiling, painting, site cleaning, and installations of tactile warning strip indicators for persons with visual impairment and drain installations.

Guideway and Testing

Testing and commissioning is ongoing; both single and coupled trains continue to be tested end-to-end on the alignment. Station systems testing is ongoing at all 13 stations. Software testing for entire system is ongoing while training of Electric Rail Operators (EROs) continues.

Upcoming Construction Activities

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

  • Installation of public art at Tremblay Station
  • Interior touch-ups at the stations
  • Testing and commissioning of systems
  • Ongoing vehicle testing
  • Elevator and escalator certifications