MONTREAL, April 6, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC) is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a three-year contract, with the option of an extension, to provide telecommunications and electronics maintenance and support for Chevron Australia's interests in Western Australia.
As part of this agreement, SNC-Lavalin will provide both onshore and offshore maintenance and support covering corrective and preventive maintenance for 30 telecommunication and electronic systems, including active and passive infrastructure, wireless communication systems, life safety systems and navigational aids.
As a result of this award, SNC-Lavalin expects to provide opportunities for employment in the local communities across Perth, Onslow and the North West region.
"We are excited to continue our relationship with Chevron Australia in this expanded asset management role," said Martin Adler, President, Oil & Gas, SNC-Lavalin. "This award strengthens our Sustaining Capital portfolio and is testament to our proven capabilities in maintenance and support, and we look forward to continued success."
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
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