On June 14, 2018, YVR broke ground on a number of capital construction projects to enhance the airport experience and improve YVR's competitive position as a world-class connecting hub. The projects are part of YVR's multi-year expansion plans that will see the airport complete 75 major projects, totaling $9.1 billion over the next 20 years.
Vancouver Airport Authority President and CEO Craig Richmond was joined by British Columbia Premier John Horgan; Ken Hardie, Member of Parliament for Fleetwood-Port Kells; and Fiona Famulak, President of the Vancouver Regional Construction Association to celebrate the groundbreaking of YVR's construction projects. They including building one of the largest GeoExchange systems in Canada, significant terminal expansions, new parking options and improved vehicle rental facilities.
The newest construction projects will improve the speed with which people and goods move through YVR and provide passengers with a wide range of compelling offerings and amenities. To learn more about YVR's key projects that will enhance the airport experience, please visit yvr.ca/construction.