TORONTO, Sept. 15, 2011 /CNW/ - Bird Construction Inc. announced that
its H.J. O'Connell, Limited, subsidiary has executed a $100 million
unit price contract with ArcelorMittal Mines Canada Inc. for the
removal of waste rock at the client's Mount Wright mine located near
Fermont, Quebec. Execution of the work will commence in the fall of
2011 and is expected to be completed by the spring of 2015.
"This contract award is an early indication that our investment in H.J.
O'Connell will produce the results that we anticipated when evaluating
the acquisition," commented Tim Talbott, Bird's President and C.E.O.
"With this project, O'Connell continues to demonstrate their
capabilities as a leading surface mining contractor."
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to events and depend on circumstances that will occur in the future.
Many factors could cause actual results and developments to differ
materially from those expressed or implied by these forward-looking
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SOURCE Bird Construction Inc.
For further information:
T.J. Talbott, President & C.E.O. or
S.R. Entwistle, C.F.O.
Bird Construction Inc.
5403 Eglinton Avenue West,
Toronto, ON M9C 5K6
Phone: (4l6) 620-7122 Fax: (416) 620-1516