MONTREAL, March 12, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC) today announces that it has been awarded a three-year framework agreement by Chevron Australia to provide general engineering services, in addition to reliability and integrity management services for its Western Australia oil asset base on Barrow Island and Thevenard Island. The agreement was signed under the company's Atkins Australia Pty Ltd subsidiary.
"The acquisition of Atkins in 2017 has strengthened our engineering capabilities, providing added benefit to our clients in Australia," said Christian Brown, President, Oil and Gas, SNC-Lavalin. "Our knowledge and expertise in asset integrity and brownfield engineering ensures our client's assets are able to run at maximum production while minimizing downtime and we look forward to continuing our longstanding relationship with Chevron."
The three-year framework agreement, will see SNC-Lavalin provide multi-disciplinary engineering and design services, including asset reliability and integrity management services and brownfield modification engineering support. The scope of work will cover well heads, gathering stations, central processing facility, jetty, and offloading facilities, including all interconnecting equipment. This engagement would enable SNC-Lavalin to further the development of local specialist skills through knowledge transfer, adding significant value and advancing the capability of its Australian workforce.
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 across oil and gas, mining and metallurgy, infrastructure, clean power, nuclear and EDPM (engineering design and project management). On July 3, 2017, SNC-Lavalin acquired Atkins, one of the world's most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies, which has been integrated into our sectors. www.snclavalin.com
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