MONTREAL, Aug. 1, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC) is pleased to announce that it has received a notice to proceed from Salalah Methanol Company LLC (SMC) with the Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) phase of its anhydrous liquid ammonia plant project, located in the city of Salalah, Sultanate of Oman.
This phase follows the early works program, which was awarded earlier this year. The EPC work has been authorized by SMC while it concludes the final stages of the project's financial arrangements.
"We are very excited about this opportunity to pursue our work with SMC," said Etienne Cabanes, Senior Vice President, Europe, Middle-East and North Africa, Mining & Metallurgy. "We look forward to ensuring the successful execution of this project with the utmost care for quality, safety, environment and the community in Salalah."
"SNC-Lavalin is pleased to enter into this next phase of the Salalah ammonia project, which is of great importance for SMC and the Sultanate of Oman", said José J. Suárez, President, Mining & Metallurgy, SNC-Lavalin. "This project demonstrates that our strong expertise is recognized by clients and major financial institutions alike, and we are committed in offering our client and the region a world-class project that they are going to be proud of."
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