VIA Architecture Canada Line Lighting Projects
Owner: Public Private Partnership Project. Funded by the Government of Canada, Province of British Columbia, Vancouver Airport Authority, the South Coast British Columbia Transportation Authority (Translink – formerly named Greater Vancouver Transportation Authority) and City of Vancouver.
Participating Agency: City of Richmond
“Design, Build, partially Finance, Operate and Maintain” project. –
The Concessionaire for the Project is InTransitBC, a joint venture company owned by SNC Lavalin, the Investment Management Company of BC (IMBC) and the Caisse De Depot et Placements de Quebec.
The engineering, procurement and construction element of the project was performed by SNC Lavalin. The Operations and Maintenance of the Project is being performed by Protrans a subsidiary of SNC Lavalin, Operations and Maintentance.
Project Management firm:
Personnel in SNC, P roject manager's firm who should receive special credit:
Chris McCarthy P Eng – Director of Fixed Facilities overseeing design of all Canada Line stations
Architectural Design manager for stations: Allen Parker -Allen Parker Consulting, Inc.
Engineer(s): There were 30 engineering firms working on the project.
Structural Engineers: RJC, Glottman + Simpson, Fast + Epp, Genivar, SNC Lavalin Inc, Sandwell Engineering.
Mechanical: SNC Lavalin Inc., MCW, Stantec and Systems Design – SNC Lavalin Inc.
Downlights: Gotham, Accuity, Delray, Sistemalux
Platform Edge lighting: Peerless, Acuity Brands
Accent: Hydre, B-K