Charlotte Area Transit System, LYNX Blue Line Extension Preliminary Engineering and Final Design

Charlotte Area Transit System, LYNX Blue Line Extension Preliminary Engineering and Final Design

Project Overview

The Charlotte Area Transit System (CATS) is extending its Blue Line light rail, known as the LYNX, by more than nine miles to accommodate rapid growth and passenger demand in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg area. The extension will link Center City Charlotte with its University area and the UNC Charlotte campus.

Envision supported the program manager in developing the overall project schedule, developed the construction schedule, and provided monthly updates and project reporting. Envision also supported an FTA PMO analysis, and provided comprehensive document control for this $1.15 billion project.

Project Information

Owner Charlotte Area Transit System (CATS)
Project Start June 2012
Project End January 2018
Project Cost $1.15B
Envision’s Role
  • Senior Scheduler P6 Expert
  • Document Control Manager