MONTREAL, Oct. 3, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC) is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a contract by ZADCO, a joint venture owned by the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company, ExxonMobil and Japan Oil Development Company, to provide front-end engineering design (FEED) and pre-FEED services for the Zirku Facilities Capacity Enhancement Project in Abu Dhabi.
The project involves the development of two new crude processing trains and the work will be carried out from SNC-Lavalin's offices in Abu Dhabi, Toronto and Mumbai.
"This is the third contract we have won with ZADCO, and we are excited to have another opportunity to help a valued client strengthen its position in the Middle East oil and gas sector," said Neil Bruce, President, Resources, Environment & Water, SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. "This project presents a range of challenges for which we are particularly well positioned to provide solutions."
SNC-Lavalin is one of the leading engineering and construction groups in the world, and is a major player in the ownership of infrastructure and in the provision of operations and maintenance services. Founded in 1911, SNC-Lavalin has offices across Canada and in over 40 other countries around the world, and is currently active in some 100 countries. www.snclavalin.com