SNC-Lavalin awarded four-year framework contract with Highways England

Will apply digital solutions and BIM technology, while maximising re-use and recycling of materials

MONTREAL, Jan. 28, 2021 /CNW Telbec/ - SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC) has been awarded a four-year framework contract to deliver the reconstruction of concrete pavements, as part of Highways England's Concrete Road Program in the UK. Under the framework agreement, SNC-Lavalin's Engineering, Design & Project Management (EDPM) business will apply digital solutions and BIM technology as part of the design and transformation delivery, while implementing innovative techniques, such as rapid cure bay replacement and next generation surfacing techniques.

"By using innovative digital assessments to measure the technical and customer benefits of concrete surface treatments, we will continue to meet the needs of road users," said Philip Hoare, President, EDPM, SNC-Lavalin. "Drawing on our collective experience of maximising re-use and recycling of materials, we look forward to working closely with Highways England and others to provide Innovative transport and infrastructure solutions that are at the heart of our EDPM business and are a key area of our growth."

SNC-Lavalin's EDPM business will deliver full design, technical assurance site supervision and project management of the reconstruction and lifecycle extension works and provide technical assurance for 51 projects covering many of the 1,425 lane kilometres of concrete pavements across England. The EDPM business has been supporting Highways England for over 10 years and is experienced in asset life extension of concrete pavements on the Strategic Road Network, including the M25.

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