Canadian Mining Journal


SNC-Lavalin Engineers & Constructors Incorporated


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    NICKEL: SNC-Lavalin to sell Ambatovy share for $600M

    October 1, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MADAGASCAR – SNC-Lavlin of Montreal has elected to sell its 5% share in the Ambatovy laterite nickel joint venture to Sumitomo Corp. for $600 million. Sumitomo will now enjoy a 32.5% interest in the project. The balance is held by…

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    MINING PEOPLE: GeoMegA, Geoscience BC, and SNC-Lavalin

    September 17, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    GeoMegA Resources of Montreal has appointed Kiril Mugerman its new president and CEO. He holds an honours degree in earth and planetary sciences from McGill University, bringing both technical and financial experience to the post. Interim CEO…

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    MINING PEOPLE: Hatch, Alderon, Barrick, North American Palladium, and SNC-Lavalin

    August 20, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Dr. Chris Twigge-Molecey of Hatch is this year’s recipient of the Airey Award, the most prestigious award in Canadian metallurgy, presented by the Metallurgy and Materials Society (MetSoc) of the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and…

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    MINING PEOPLE: Lakeside, Lundin Gold, Sierra Metals, and SNC-Lavalin

    April 15, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Lakeside Minerals of Toronto has named Peter Cashin, a director, to the role of president and CEO. He replaces Yannis Banks who resigned from the positions but will remain chairman of the company. Cashin is also president, CEO and a director of…

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    TRAINING: SNC-Lavalin to offer 3-D training for plant safety and efficiency

    February 11, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MONTREAL – SNC-Lavalin has signed an agreement with Honeywell Process Solutions to jointly offer an operator training solution to improve plant safety and efficiency.

  • NICKEL: Sherritt wins sustainable business award for Ambatovy project

    November 6, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MADAGASCAR – Sherritt International Corp. of Toronto has won the Nedbank Capital Sustainable Business Award in the resources and non-renewable energy category for its biodiversity program at the Ambatovy nickel joint venture. The company…

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    AWARDS: BBA engineers a better Canada at Detour Lake

    October 27, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    OTTAWA – Twenty-one Canadian consulting engineering firms received the highest recognition last week at the 2014 Canadian Consulting Engineering Awards Gala. The awards, which are presented jointly by the Association of Consulting…

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    DIAMONDS: SNC-Lavalin wins EPCM contract for Stornoway’s Renard project

    July 21, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MONTREAL – SNC-Lavalin has signed a contract with Stornoway Diamonds (Canada) Inc. to provide project management, detailed engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) services for the Renard diamond project located in the…

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    ACCORD: SNC, Cementation and Morris Group help launch First Nations Mining Corporation

    January 30, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MONTREAL – SNC-Lavalin, in partnership with Cementation Canada, the Morris Group, Flying Post First Nation, Lac Seul First Nation, Mattagami First Nation and Wahgoshig First Nation, have signed a memorandum of understanding with the…

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    OIL SANDS: SNC-Lavalin awarded Christina Lake contract

    August 6, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ALBERTA – SNC-Lavalin of Montreal has been awarded the detailed engineering and procurement contract for Phase 3A of the Christina Lake steam-assisted gravity drainage (SAGD) facility. The project is owned by MEG Energy of Calgary.

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    COPPER: SNC-Lavalin debooks Cobre Panama project

    April 3, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MONTREAL – SNC-Lavalin Group has been informed that since First Quantum Minerals’ takeover of Inmet Mining, the joint venture headed by SNC is no longer needed at the Cobre Panama development project. Inmet subsidiary Mineral Panama SA…

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    CONTRACT: SNC-Lavalin to handle EPCM for lonore gold project

    January 17, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – SNC-Lavalin has been awarded a contract by Goldcorp subsidiary Opinaca Mines to provide project management, detailed engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) services for the Éléonore gold…