MONTREAL, June 9, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC) is pleased that the Crosslinx Transit Solutions consortium, a group composed of SNC-Lavalin, ACS Infrastructure Canada Inc., EllisDon, and Aecon, has been selected by the Government of Ontario, through a fair and transparent process, as the preferred proponent for the design, finance, construction and maintenance of the Eglinton Crosstown LRT Project.
The company is proud to have been chosen to participate in this project, which represents the largest transit investment in Canada and will help to improve the efficiency of public transit in the Toronto area. The official announcement will be made upon financial closing
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