Construction Update

Construction on the Confederation Line nears completion and RTG is actively working towards finishing remaining works and the testing and commissioning program.

A reminder to the public: please do not attempt to access any stations. While stations may look complete, they are still considered active construction sites and are not yet open to the public.

Train Testing at Lees Station

 Project Update – Alignment

Final clean-up at all stations is underway, including landscaping activities.

Train Testing at uOttawa

Testing Program and Outstanding Items

The testing program team continues to address the following final items:

  • Train vehicle preparedness and reliability.
  • Final paperwork for the Tunnel Ventilation System (TVS) tests.
  • Finalizing and testing of the train control system.
  • Final testing of the control systems for transit operations.
  • Final testing of the power system to the alignment and trains.
  • Maintenance readiness

Upcoming Activities

Once substantial completion has been achieved, the following activities are scheduled to occur:

  • 12-Day Trial running
  • Safety Auditor sign-off