SNC-Lavalin announces executive changes

MONTREAL, Feb. 9, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC) announces Mr. Riadh Ben Aïssa, Executive Vice-President, is no longer in the employ of the company, effective immediately. Mr. Stéphane Roy is also no longer with the company.

Mr. Charles Chebl has been appointed Executive Vice-President of the Company's Infrastructure and Construction business unit. Mr. Chebl has more than 25 years of experience with the company in the infrastructure and construction sector, including many years leading some of the company's largest projects in Quebec and elsewhere around the world, including the McGill University Health Centre Glen Campus, the Canadian Embassy in Haiti, the Canada Pavilion at Expo 2010 in Shanghai, and the Maison Symphonique orchestral hall in Montreal.

Questions regarding the conduct of SNC-Lavalin employees have recently been the focus of public attention. SNC-Lavalin reiterates that all employees must comply with our Code of Ethics and Business Conduct.

SNC-Lavalin is one of the leading engineering and construction groups in the world and a major player in the ownership of infrastructure, and in the provision of operations and maintenance services. SNC-Lavalin has offices across Canada and in over 40 other countries around the world, and is currently working in some 100 countries. www.snclavalin.com.

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Media:
Leslie Quinton 
Vice-President, Global Corporate Communications
SNC-Lavalin Group Inc.
514-390-8000, ext. 7354
leslie.quinton@snclavalin.com

Investors:
Denis Jasmin 
Vice-President, Investor Relations
SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. 
514-390-8000, ext. 7553 
denis.jasmin@snclavalin.com