MONTREAL, April 23, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - "Collectif Santé Montréal",
announced today the appointment of Mr. Luc Fouquette in the role of
General Manager. He joined the Consortium on April 3rd following the
departure of Mrs. Irene Marsh.
The consortium is the private sector partner of a PPP project which is
responsible for financing, design, build and maintenance of the future
"Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Montréal" (CHUM).
Prior to joining "Collectif Santé Montréal", Mr. Fouquette was Vice
President and Managing Director of Vapor Rail, a Wabtec subsidiary.
Previously, he has been Project Director for large complex projects: He
led the bidding phase of the McGill University Health Center for the
Quebec Public-Private Partnership Agency. He also led the team who
delivered the largest multi-level commuter rail car project at the time
for the North American division of Bombardier Transportation.
Mr. Fouquette's track record also includes a position as the Executive
Director of EPIX Inc., a leading company who developed several
preventative maintenance programs and computerized management systems
for hospitals and biomedical equipment.
In addition, Mr. Fouquette holds a science degree in civil engineering
from Sherbrooke University. He also obtained a certificate in finance
from "Université du Québec à Montréal" as well as an MBA from the
Richard-Ivey School of Business, University of Western Ontario.
Mr. Fouquette was also Vice-President of the Executive Committee and
member of the Board of Directors of "École de Technologie Supérieure"
between 2001 and 2010.
About the Collectif Santé Montréal
The Collectif Santé Montréal is a consortium consisting of Innisfree
Canada Ltd., Obrascon Huarte Lain, S.A. (OHL), Laing O'Rourke
Corporation Ltd. (Laing O'Rourke) and Dalkia Canada Inc. Its mission is
to design, build, finance and maintain the future CHUM. Two separate
project construction phases will take place over a nine-year period,
starting in 2011. Operating under the name Construction Santé Montréal
Construction, contractors Laing O'Rourke and OHL are drawing on the
experience of many major regional and international subcontractors,
such as Cannon Design (Canada) and DCYSA (Montreal) architects, HH
Angus, Pasquin St-Jean, Roche and Groupe SM engineers and Montréal
construction firms EBC and Magil. Once construction has been completed,
Dalkia Canada Inc. will be responsible for CHUM's maintenance over a
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Collectif Santé Montréal
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Collectif Santé Montréal
Tel.: 514-394-1440, ext. 336