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Connecting Canada’s Enhancing Canada’s Foreign Trade Creating internationally competitive, effectively marketed, and administratively efficient FTZ-like Programs - March 27, 2011. (460KB pdf document)

Connecting Canada’s Pacific Gateway Enhancing Planning Capacity in the Metro Vancouver Region - March 30, 2012. (2247KB pdf document)

Enhancing Planning Capacity in the Asia Pacific Gateway Presentation to MRTAC - November, 2012. (1049KB ppt document)

Greater Vancouver Gateway Council Lower Mainland Air Cargo Study - Prepared by International Air Transport Association. August 31, 2010. The full report is available for Council members only on an as need to know basis. (202KB pdf document)

Economic Impact Opportunities from Expanding Air Cargo Services in Vancouver BC - Prepared by Economic Development Research Group, Inc. April 2011 (1MB pdf document)

Report to Greater Vancouver Gateway Council - FINAL REPORT – Environmental Scan of TDM Measures - Prepared by iTRANS Project Team. September 2007 (1MB pdf document)

Report to Greater Vancouver Gateway Council Research Program and Recommended Messaging - Prepared by NATIONAL Public Relations. March 2009 (6MB pdf document)

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY - September 2008 (24KB pdf document)

The Economic Role of the Gateway Transportation System in the Greater Vancouver Region - Prepared for Greater Vancouver Gateway Council by Economic Development Research Group (159KB pdf document) and the Appendix (100KB pdf document) - September 2008

Presentation on Major Commercial Transportation System - April 2005 (1.4MB pdf document)

Report on potential for expanded water borne transportation (known as Short Sea Shipping) for the Major Commercial Transportation System (5.8MB pdf document) and the Executive Summary (455KB pdf document) - Both January 2005

The Lower Mainland Rail Infrastructure Study - Final Report (37.0MB pdf document) - December 2004

Economic Impact Analysis Of Investment In A Major Commercial Transportation System For the Greater Vancouver Region - Prepared for Greater Vancouver Gateway Council by Delcan and Economic Development Research Group (1.9MB pdf document) and the Appendix (704KB pdf document) - July 2003

MCTS Rail Capacity & Regional Planning Issues Overview (495KB pdf document)
and
Rail Matrix Appendix (54KB pdf document) - February 2003

MCTS Water Routes for Cargo and Passengers - Overview of Issues and Opportunities
- January 2003 (60KB pdf document)

• These are the four maps that go along with these two above reports are in pdf as well and are quite large:
MCTSwatermap.pdf (1,392KB)
MCTSrailmap.pdf (1,455KB)
MCTSroadmap.pdf (3,161KB)
MCTSfullmap.pdf (3,235KB)

MCTS Phase 1 Report - Roads - August 2001 (339KB)

Presentation on Major Commercial Transportation System - April 2005 (1.4MB pdf document)

Report on potential for expanded water borne transportation (known as Short Sea Shipping) for the Major Commercial Transportation System (5.8MB pdf document) and the Executive Summary (455KB pdf document) - Both January 2005

The Lower Mainland Rail Infrastructure Study - Final Report (37.0MB pdf document) - December 2004

Economic Impact Analysis Of Investment In A Major Commercial Transportation System For the Greater Vancouver Region - Prepared for Greater Vancouver Gateway Council by Delcan and Economic Development Research Group (1.9MB pdf document) and the Appendix (704KB pdf document) - July 2003

MCTS Rail Capacity & Regional Planning Issues Overview (495KB pdf document)
and
Rail Matrix Appendix (54KB pdf document) - February 2003

MCTS Water Routes for Cargo and Passengers - Overview of Issues and Opportunities
- January 2003 (60KB pdf document)

• These are the four maps that go along with these two above reports are in pdf as well and are quite large:
MCTSwatermap.pdf (1,392KB)
MCTSrailmap.pdf (1,455KB)
MCTSroadmap.pdf (3,161KB)
MCTSfullmap.pdf (3,235KB)

MCTS Phase 1 Report - Roads - August 2001 (339KB)

Infrastructure Priorities
Transport, Trade and Tourism
Recommendations for Canada's Marine Policy
Direction for Growth