MONTREAL, Feb. 8, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC) is proud that NouvLR General Partnership – a consortium composed of SNC-Lavalin Major Projects Inc., Dragados Canada, Inc., Groupe Aecon Québec Ltée, Pomerleau Inc. and EBC Inc., in collaboration with the NouvLR design team, made up of a consortium composed of SNC-Lavalin Inc. and AECOM, and other sub-consultants – has been selected by CDPQ Infra Inc. as the Preferred consortium for the Infrastructure Engineering, Procurement and Construction of the Réseau express métropolitain.
"Thanks to the great cooperation of the partners and teamwork shown by SNC-Lavalin's Infrastructure group, we will be able to participate in this innovative and significant project," said Ian Edwards, President, Infrastructure. "For over 40 years, our rail and transit solutions have helped people around the world reach their destination quickly and efficiently. We are proud to have been chosen - all the more so since it is based in Montreal, the city of SNC-Lavalin's founding over 100 years ago."
Founded in 1911, SNC-Lavalin is a global fully integrated professional services and project management company and a major player in the ownership of infrastructure. From offices around the world, SNC-Lavalin's employees are proud to build what matters. Our teams provide comprehensive end-to-end project solutions – including capital investment, consulting, design, engineering, construction, sustaining capital and operations and maintenance – to clients in oil and gas, mining and metallurgy, infrastructure and power. On July 3, 2017, SNC-Lavalin acquired Atkins, one of the world's most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies. www.snclavalin.com
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