Spotlight

Minister Sohi visits WDBA
Minister Sohi visits WDBA
On December 17, 2015, federal Infrastructure Minister Sohi visited Windsor and Detroit to learn more about the Gordie Howe International Bridge project. As part of his visit Minister Sohi stopped to tour the future site of the Canada Port of Entry where he…
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WDBA Gives Back
WDBA Gives Back
On December 15, 2015, the Downtown Mission of Windsor stopped by the Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authorities (WDBA) offices to collect over 3000 cans of goods donated by the generous employees of WDBA. Michael Cautillo, President and Chief Executive Officer welcomed Jim…
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Canada and Ontario unveil a Parkway commemorative plaque
Canada and Ontario unveil a Parkway commemorative plaque
On December 14, 2015, the Government of Canada and Ontario unveiled a commemorative plaque at the Rt. Hon. Herb Gray Parkway. The Parkway is a critical piece of infrastructure which will benefit both the residents of Windsor-Essex County and Canadian business.…
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Public Information Meetings
Public Information Meetings
WDBA held Public Information Meetings on Tuesday, November 17, 2015, in Windsor, Ontario and Wednesday, November 18, 2015, in Detroit, Michigan to provide opportunities learn more about the project, including how the procurement process to identify the private…
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WDBA launches procurement process for Gordie Howe International Bridge
WDBA launches procurement process for Gordie Howe International Bridge
On July 20, 2015, Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority (WDBA) reached yet another important milestone with the release of the Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for the private sector partner for the Gordie Howe International Bridge. The RFQ is the first stage…
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WDBA presents to Bridging Our Local Economy event sponsored by the WindsorEssex Economic Development Corporation
WDBA presents to Bridging Our Local Economy event sponsored by the WindsorEssex Economic Development Corporation
The construction and eventual operation of the Gordie Howe International Bridge will result in new opportunities for regional businesses that supply goods, materials and services for the project.  To help regional businesses prepare themselves, representatives…
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Canadian Honorary Consuls in the U.S. and DFATD staff tour Windsor-Detroit border
Canadian Honorary Consuls in the U.S. and DFATD staff tour Windsor-Detroit border
On June 15, 2015, several Canadian Honorary Consuls in the U.S. took a tour of the existing Windsor-Detroit border operations, the soon to be completed Rt. Hon. Herb Gray Parkway and the site of the proposed Canadian inspection plaza for the Gordie Howe International…
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Site preparation for Canadian inspection plaza begins
Site preparation for Canadian inspection plaza begins
On October 20, 2014, Columbia Utility Services Inc. of St. Joachim started site preparation work on the Canadian inspection plaza. The project builds on the site preparation work already completed including the relocation of species at risk and the removal…
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Geotechnical investigations
Geotechnical investigations
Since April 2013, several local companies have been contracted to conduct geotechnical investigations for the DRIC / NITC project. The work is required to further develop foundations design for the main bridge span, approach bridges, plaza buildings and…
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