MONTREAL, Dec. 1, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC) is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a project by Infrastructure Ontario for the modernization of Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) offices.
SNC-Lavalin's Operations & Maintenance business unit will be responsible for the management of all project consultants, specialists and general contractors. The work has already begun and is expected to be completed by 2017.
The program, which is headed by the Ministry of Community and Social Services, will involve the renovation and modernization of 19 ODSP offices across Ontario. The new offices will have an open concept design, improving accessibility and the customer service experience.
"We're proud to partner with Infrastructure Ontario on this important project," said Ian Edwards, President, Infrastructure. "Our proven expertise and presence across the province will play an important role in its successful completion."
Founded in 1911, SNC-Lavalin is one of the leading engineering and construction groups in the world and a major player in the ownership of infrastructure. From offices in over 50 countries, SNC-Lavalin's employees are proud to build what matters. Our teams provide EPC and EPCM services to clients in a variety of industry sectors, including oil and gas, mining and metallurgy, infrastructure and power. SNC-Lavalin can also combine these services with its financing and operations and maintenance capabilities to provide complete end-to-end project solutions. www.snclavalin.com
For further information: Media: Investors: Louis-Antoine Paquin, Media Relations Manager, Global Corporate Communications, SNC-Lavalin Group Inc., 514-393-8000, ext. 54772, [email protected]; Denis Jasmin, Vice-President, Investor Relations, SNC-Lavalin Group Inc., 514-393-8000, ext. 57553, [email protected]