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SNC-Lavalin acquires DBA Engineering


June 6, 2012
By From Canada Newswire

June 5,
2012, Montreal, QC – SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC) announced that it has acquired DBA
Engineering, an Ontario-based engineering firm specializing in materials and
pavement engineering, and geotechnical and geo-environmental studies.

June 5,
2012, Montreal, QC – SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC) announced that it has acquired DBA
Engineering, an Ontario-based engineering firm specializing in materials and
pavement engineering, and geotechnical and geo-environmental studies.

 

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Founded
in 1991, DBA Engineering has grown steadily by adopting and developing
value-added technologies and maintaining a client-focused approach. Today, DBA
has approximately 100 employees at offices in Toronto, Kingston, Cambridge and Trenton,
and provides services to both public and private sector clients.

 

"The
expertise of DBA Engineering in materials and geotechnical engineering will
reinforce the market footprint and technical capabilities of SNC-Lavalin by
integrating with our subsidiary, Groupe Qualitas," said Charles Chebl,
Executive Vice-President, SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. "DBA will also provide an
additional source of expertise and enhance our service offering for major
projects that we are carrying out or are targeting across Ontario."

 

"SNC-Lavalin
and DBA share the same philosophy in terms of client satisfaction, technical
advancement, cooperation and trustworthiness," said Param Dhillon,
President, DBA Engineering. "We are delighted with this union because it
provides our company with a platform to grow technically and geographically in
Ontario, and gives our exceptional employees a chance to advance professionally
and personally."