Founded in 1911, SNC-Lavalin is one of the leading engineering and construction groups in the world and a major player in the ownership of infrastructure.

Our teams provide engineering, procurement, construction, completions and commissioning services together with a range of sustaining capital services to clients in our four industry sectors, oil and gas, mining and metallurgy, infrastructure and power.

We are a major contributor to the development of the Middle East region with over 300 projects executed in the last 10 years’ worth close to $12 billion. We have long-standing relationships with the leading national and international companies across the region. We have over 13,000 employees in offices and on work sites in Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain and Iraq, with engineering centers in Abu Dhabi and Doha. In addition to being a significant employer in the region, we are committed to the economic development of the communities in which we work. Through robust education, training and empowerment programs, we help build local capacity and a skilled workforce.

We have strong relationships with the Ministry of Oil in Iraq, as well as major international oil companies such as ExxonMobil and Shell. In 2015, SNC-Lavalin was awarded a contract by ExxonMobil for a new oil processing facility to increase production at its West Qurna 1 oil field in Iraq. SNC-Lavalin’s subsidiary Kentz, with its regional partner, is providing the front-end engineering design (FEED), detailed design engineering, procurement, fabrication, construction, commissioning and start-up of the new facility, capable of producing an annual average of 100,000 stock tank barrels of crude oil per day.

We are also performing as a Project Management Contractor in Iraq with one of the world’s leading blue-chip international oil companies. The initial 2014 contract was for a three-year term with a potential value of up to approximately CAN$110 million which was extended. The contract includes procurement, engineering, project management and construction services.