Tuesday, January 27th2.3°C
24624
24890

SNC-Lavalin gets Keewatinoow switchyard project with Manitoba Hydro

MONTREAL - Manitoba Hydro has awarded engineering firm SNC-Lavalin (TSX:SNC) a $112-million contract for the design and construction of the Keewatinoow switchyard project near Winnipeg.

SNC said Monday it will oversee the early stages of the project, including its design and construction, before helping the utility with the commissioning and training of staff.

Work has already begun and is expected to stretch into mid-2017 at the switchyard, which is about 775 kilometres northeast of Winnipeg.

The switchyard will transfer power from gathering stations at the northern part of Nelson River to customers in the southern region of the company's reach.

The Canadian Press


Read more Business News

24910


Recent Trending




Today's Market
S&P TSX14797.83+18.48
S&P CDNX674.39-3.79
DJIA17678.70+6.10
Nasdaq4771.764+13.885
S&P 5002057.09+5.27
CDN Dollar0.8017+0.0001
Gold1277.20-2.2001
Oil46.82-0.11
Lumber316.00-0.30
Natural Gas2.987+0.106

 
Okanagan Companies
Pacific Safety0.14+0.025
Knighthawk0.010.00
QHR Technologies Inc1.39+0.01
Cantex0.035+0.005
Anavex Life Sciences0.18-0.001
Metalex Ventures0.035-0.005
Russel Metals24.45-0.03
Copper Mountain Mining1.09-0.01
Colorado Resources0.135-0.02
ReliaBrand Inc0.006+0.001
Sunrise Resources Ltd0.055+0.03
Mission Ready Services0.24+0.02

 



24813

FEATURED Property
21918307471 Sun Valley Road
4 bedrooms 3 baths
$649,900
more details
image2image2image2
Click here to feature your property
Please wait... loading


How to price: workbook approach

In 2008 Self Counsel Press published my book - Pricing Strategies for Small Business. The book is now available in Europe, India, Russia and the United States. The purpose of the book was to make avai...


Ailing Parents: Tax Issues

If your parent has become ill, there can be several tax issues that come into play depending on the nature of their illness, their age and the role that family members are playing. For example, if you...


What do I pay ICBC for anyway?

If you have had ongoing dealings with ICBC as a result of a car accident than you have likely had the pleasure of dealing with at least two sides of ICBC. Initially the relationship starts off pleasan...

_








Member of BC Press Council


24697