Backgrounders

The RFQ Evaluation Process for the Gordie Howe International Bridge Project
January 20 2016 — The Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority (WDBA) is committed to a fair public-private partnership (P3) procurement process to select a private-sector partner to design, build, finance, operate and maintain the Gordie Howe International Bridge project. A key component…
Short-Listed Respondents for the Gordie Howe International Bridge Project
January 20 2016 — In July 2015, the Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority (WDBA) began its procurement process to select a private-sector partner to design, build, finance, operate and maintain the Gordie Howe International Bridge project. Following a rigorous evaluation, the first…
Gordie Howe International Bridge
May 14 2015 — The Government of Canada is committed to ensuring an effective flow of commerce between Canada and the United States (U.S.) with a view to generating jobs and economic growth. To this end, on May 14, 2015, Prime Minister Stephen Harper announced that the…
Detroit River International Crossing/New International Trade Crossing
July 30 2014 — The Detroit River International Crossing (DRIC), also known as the New International Trade Crossing (NITC), is the largest and most ambitious binational border infrastructure project along the Canada – United States border.
About the International Authority
July 30 2014 — The International Authority is a joint Canada-Michigan governance entity established to oversee and approve key steps in the P3 procurement process for the new Windsor-Detroit bridge crossing.
About the Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority (WDBA)
July 30 2014 — Created in 2012, the Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority (WDBA) is a not-for-profit Crown Corporation which reports to Parliament through the Minister of Transport.