Project Updates

Samuel De Champlain Bridge Now Officially Open

The 3.4km bridge provides a revitalized connection between Montreal and Brossard. After almost 8.5 million hours of labour, the Samuel De Champlain Bridge was inaugurated on June 28, 2019. The bridge is expected to see almost 50 million crossings a year, along with 11 million public transit users. LEA was involved early on in the [...]

July 24th, 2019|

Innovation has a New Home: Ryerson Celebrates Opening of the Centre for Urban Innovation

The Centre for Urban Innovation (CUI) at Ryerson University, a 65,000 ft2 state-of-the-art research facility space, officially opened its doors on Thursday, February 14th, 2019. It is the university’s newest building and the first building on campus dedicated solely to research and innovation, focusing on solutions for critical urban infrastructure [...]

March 4th, 2019|

How Do You Build an Interchange Station Under Toronto’s Busiest Subway Line?

Render of one of the new Eglinton Crosstown LRT subway stations in downtown Toronto provided by Metrolinx. LEA Consulting Ltd., as part of the Crosslinx Transit Solutions (CTS) team of Contractors, Engineers and Architects, continues to carry out work for the largest transit project underway in Canada - the multi-billion-dollar Eglinton Crosstown [...]

November 26th, 2018|

A Community Centerpiece Takes Shape

An aerial view of the skeleton of the Kingston Secondary School, which is at about 90 per cent completion. Image taken from the Limestone District School board. Over the summer, there has been significant progress on the construction of Kingston Secondary School, Limestone District School Board’s new intermediate and secondary school. The 171,000-square-foot education [...]

September 6th, 2018|

The Toronto York-Spadina Subway Extension Officially Opens

The Toronto York-Spadina Subway Extension officially opened Sunday December 17th, 2017. On December 17th 2017 the ribbon was officially cut on the highly anticipated Toronto-York Spadina Subway Extension (TYSSE). The six new stations extend the Yonge-University Line 8.6 km north past Sheppard West station (formerly known as Downsview Station). LEA Consulting, as a [...]

January 11th, 2018|

Scarborough Centre On The Move – 2nd Public Consultation Meeting

Join us for our 2nd Public Consultation Meeting The Scarborough Centre Transportation Master Plan study is underway and we want your feedback. Join us on Wednesday, May 10th, 2017 at the Scarborough Civic Centre (150 Borough Drive, M1P 4N7) drop-in session from 1:30pm to 9pm to provide your input on: Transportation network alternatives and their evaluation; Your priorities for the [...]

May 1st, 2017|

York Region Transit’s Second Bus Simulator System Successfully Deployed

LEA's Intelligent Transportation Systems team was recently involved in the specifications design and contract administration of a bus simulator system that provides a simulated, interactive driving environment as part of York Region Transit’s (YRT) innovative driver training program. This is the second deployment LEA has undertaken with the Region. This new version of the program [...]

March 6th, 2017|

Steeles Avenue East Bridge EA – Join us for our Second Public Event

The City of Toronto has conducted a study to evaluate options for a grade separation between Steeles Avenue East and the Stouffville GO Transit Rail Corridor (east of Kennedy Road). Join us today, Wednesday, January 4th, 2017 at the L’Amoreaux Community Recreation Centre located at 2000 McNicoll Avenue (just west of Kennedy Road). Drop-in at [...]

January 4th, 2017|

Scarborough Centre On The Move

Join us for our 1st Public Consultation Meeting The Scarborough Centre Transportation Master Plan study is underway and we want your feedback. Join us on Tuesday, November 29th, 2016 at the Scarborough Civic Centre from 6-9pm to learn more about the Scarborough Centre on the Move study and provide us with your input. For more [...]

November 25th, 2016|

Providing Clients with an Innovative and Value-added Project Delivery Solution

Executives from LEA offices in both Canada (LCL) and India (LASA) recently met to develop a refreshed and exciting new vision & strategy for Global Collaboration. Global trends in the engineering and planning consulting marketplace have demonstrated that governments are navigating toward larger, accelerated, and more complex project delivery methods. New project procurement methods such [...]

September 27th, 2016|