Who are they? Each development project will have an owner and a General Contractor that will determine relationships with the construction and service sectors of the development industry. With public sector developments, the owner is government. The General Contracting group selected by Infrastructure Ontario and Metrolinx to design, build, finance, and maintain the Eglinton Crosstown LRT line is a consortium named Crosslinx Transit Solutions. Its partners include ACS Infrastructure Canada, Aecon, Ellis Don, SNC Lavalin, and Dragados-Canada. Each partner will have a supply chain of sub-contractors relating to its specific role in the Crosstown project.
Role that they play: Deliver on contract commitments made to Metrolinx. Through Community Benefits Work Group, ensure success of 3 job pipelines on the project. Work with other partners and with sub-contractors/suppliers to determine job levels and social enterprise opportunities.