MONTREAL, Jan. 24, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC) is pleased to announce that it has has been awarded, as part of BTF Solutions, a joint venture with Covalus LLC, a 30-month, $42 million contract by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Engineering and Support Center, Huntsville to perform initial outfitting and transition (IO&T) services for the relocation of the existing Brian Allgood Army Community Hospital (BAACH) and associated buildings in Yongsan/Seoul, South Korea to a new hospital under construction at Camp Humphreys. This contract was signed under SNC-Lavalin's Faithful+Gould business. SNC-Lavalin acquired Faithful+Gould, part of WS Atkins plc, on July 3, 2017.
The new hospital facility consists of a single multi-story building housing an Ambulatory Care Clinic and a 68-bed hospital, totaling 418,572 square feet with an adjacent parking structure, and central utility plant. The hospital will serve approximately 65,000 patients. The contract will include equipment and move planning, as well as purchasing of medical equipment.
"Winning this award is a reflection of our team's recent, successful performance on the Korean Peninsula with a similar project that was completed in September 2017," said Nick Roberts, President, Atkins, Engineering, Design and Project Management, SNC-Lavalin. "We are happy to have been brought back for this larger hospital project."
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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