MONTREAL, May 13, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - SNC-Lavalin Inc. (TSX: SNC) is
pleased to announce that it has been awarded a contract by Abu Dhabi
Oil Company Ltd. (Japan), (ADOC) to provide project management
consultancy services for an expansion aimed at increasing production
from oilfields located offshore of the UAE.
ADOC is currently operating the Mubarraz, Umm Al Anbar and Neewat
AlGhalan offshore fields in the Persian Gulf. The company intends to
increase oil production from these existing oilfields and develop the
Hail oil field as part of their expansion project. In order to achieve
the higher production, ADOC is considering an expansion of the
hydrocarbon handling capacity of the existing facilities at Mubarraz
and the Umm Al Anbar Site Terminal.
SNC-Lavalin will provide project management consultancy services for the
front-end engineering design (FEED) and engineering, procurement and
construction (EPC) stages of the expansion project.
"We are pleased to support Abu Dhabi Oil Company Ltd. (Japan) on this
important project," said Terrance N. Ivers, Executive Vice-President,
Oil & Gas, SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. "This contract provides us with an
opportunity to demonstrate our offshore capabilities in Abu Dhabi, a
sector and region of the world which are key to our strategy going
SNC-Lavalin is one of the leading engineering and construction groups in
the world, and is a major player in the ownership of infrastructure and
in the provision of operations and maintenance services. Founded in
1911, SNC-Lavalin has offices across Canada and in over 40 other
countries around the world, and is currently active in some 100
For further information:
Public Relations Manager, Global Corporate Communications
SNC-Lavalin Group Inc.
514-393-8000, ext. 54772
Vice-President, Investor Relations
SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. 514-393-8000, ext. 57553