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Metro rail systems are critical to the economic prosperity of our communities and in making them more liveable.
Light rail has sprung back to the top of city planners’ wish lists in recent years thanks to its ability to connect communities in a sustainable and reliable manner.
Buses are an essential element of the public transport mix. They connect communities to their end destination or to other mass transit modes such as rail and air where they are either unavailable or too expensive.
SYSTRA Canada has been a key partner to VIA Rail Canada (VIA), main rail intercity operator, over the last decades.
SYSTRA Canada (created under the name CANARAIL in 1990) has its roots heavily anchored in heavy rail subject matters. Its founders are ex CN and CP executives, the two main freight operators and infrastructure manager/owners in North America.
SYSTRA Canada offers its expertise in freight and heavy haul operations to over 80 countries worldwide in Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, Latin America and North America.
SYSTRA Canada’s reputation and experience in rolling stock projects have been developed from having carried out over 300 projects since 1991.
SYSTRA Canada plays a critical role in the design, development, and maintenance of commuter trains, helping to ensure that they are safe, efficient, and reliable.
SYSTRA Canada provides a wide range of expertise in the Definition, Planning, Design, Construction, Testing and Commissioning, Operation, and Maintenance of Transportation infrastructure.
SYSTRA Canada has been involved in railway operations planning nationally and internationally for more than 20 years. Our operations team includes people who have primary experience in Canadian heavy haul railways and others who have working experience in European and Asian railway networks.
As the main pillars of modern transportation systems, stations and intermodal transport hubs are both a connection point for transport services and community hotspots where people come to live, work, and play. Architects are making stations memorable places that not only create value for neighborhoods and offer comfort to all passengers, but also so that they become a place of meeting, entertainment, and shopping.
SYSTRA Canada’s Signalling and Telecommunications teams are experienced at providing technical solutions that are specifically adapted to the needs of railway operators, accounting for users, operating plans, commercial speed, and the types of available power supply.
SYSTRA Canada’s Electrification teams are experienced in providing technical solutions that are specifically adapted to the needs of railway operators and account for users, operating plans, commercial speed, and the types of available power supply.
Maintenance and safety are two key factors for all transport projects.
One of our digital solution, TESS, allows to model and simulate ultrarealistic operating scenarios. More specifically, the application allows considering operational constraints of a depot to determine the optimal operating strategy.
The development of transport networks continues with major projects all over the world. But tomorrow’s infrastructures are also those that exist today. The transport networks we use every day can sometimes be several decades old or more.
We offer the following services:
SYSTRA Canada brings SYSTRA strong global experience to drive programmes and projects to excellence through the application of efficient and well-established processes and plans.
Many of the world’s most ambitious projects have adopted the Project Delivery Partner (PDP) model as opposed to working in silos where the risk and rewards of the final result is not shared between the involved stakeholders, potentially leading to delays, disputes, exceeding budgets, and tense relationships.
As a leading expert in railway disciplines, SYSTRA Canada provides training sessions for clients who are keen to ensure that their staff and managers remain qualified at a level allowing them to facilitate their decision-making regarding railway systems.
Drawing up the best project to meet populations’ mobility needs.
Expertise in Maintenance and Safety:
SYSTRA Canada plays a crucial role in the design and development of passenger cars.
Services offered are:
By implementing CEM techniques and technologies, trains can be made safer and more resilient to crashes, reducing the likelihood and severity of accidents.
Expertise in the Design, Maintenance and Management of Workshops:
When properly executed, a refurbishment project not only extends the life of the rolling stock, but also significantly lowers ongoing maintenance costs.
SYSTRA Canada’s experts have prepared technical requirements and specifications for procurement of Light Rail Vehicles, Driverless Metros, Locomotives for passenger and freight use, as well as freight wagons and Maintenance of Way Equipment.
SYSTRA Canada has a recognized expertise for structural repair and design of modifications.
Our digital solutions inform your decisions, strengthen collaboration and improve the performance of your projects. They are used by our teams and can be made available to you to meet some of your needs.
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