Construction - substation

Work progress

Construction work on the substation is proceeding and commissioning is slated for fall 2017.

Work currently underway – Spring–summer 2017

  • Continuation of civil work
    • Excavation
    • Backfilling
    • Concrete work
  • Building exterior finishing
    • Insulation
    • Masonry
    • Door and window installation
  • Delivery and installation of electrical equipment
  • Finishing and landscaping

Work schedule

Monday to Friday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
On certain days, the work may continue until 10 p.m. on weeknights and from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Saturdays.

Note on upcoming work

Most of the work conducted by Hydro-Québec will be on the site of De Lorimier substation, on Rue Parthenais.

The Commission des services électriques de Montréal (CSEM) will soon begin work to upgrade the municipal underground conduit system. Citizens who may be affected by the project will receive notice from the city.

We are aware that some of the work that must be carried out in the evenings may inconvenience you. We apologize for any disturbance and thank you for your understanding.