Canada Line opens ahead of schedule
2.2km bored tunnel, 7.3km cut-and-cover tunnels, and 8 cut-and-cover stations
SNC-Lavalin Inc majority owner
August 17, 2009: 85,000 riders, many waiting more than two hours, climbed aboard the trains to celebrate the grand opening of Vancouver's new Canada Line metro system. The Can$2 billion project opened almost four months ahead of schedule.
Canada Line breakthrough - TunnelCast, April 2008
Canada Line mobilization and progress - TunnelTalk, March 2007