Backgrounders

New members named to the Board of Directors of Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority
November 2 2017 — Karla Avis Ms. Avis has held the position of Director of Corridor Infrastructure - Off Corridor and Stouffville Corridor at Metrolinx since 2015. She is leading the construction of 12 new GO Stations across seven rail corridors, and is responsible of the…
The RFQ Evaluation Process for the Gordie Howe International Bridge Project
January 20 2016 — 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, 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 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.