SNC-Lavalin has signed a contract with Stornoway Diamonds (Canada) to provide project management, detailed engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) services for the Renard Diamond project located in the James Bay region of Quebec, Canada. The capital cost related to SNC-Lavalin’s scope of services is estimated at over $425 million.
SNC-Lavalin will provide EPCM services for the mineral processing plant, a liquid natural gas (LNG) power plant and other on-site utilities, including service buildings, water treatment facilities and infrastructure. SNC-Lavalin previously participated in the front-end engineering phase of the project which began in 2012.
“This award is testament to our project execution capabilities around the world, including regions where climatic conditions can be challenging,” said Dale Clarke, Executive Vice-President, SNC-Lavalin Group Inc.
Press Release, July 21, 2014; Image: SNC-Lavalin