The company has fulfilled some 14,000 work orders each year since 2011
MONTREAL—SNC-Lavalin has been awarded a two-year extension to its existing contract, valued up to $180 million, by the Government of Canada to provide In-Service-Support (ISS) to the Royal Canadian Navy’s minor warships and auxiliary vessels.
The contract awarded to SNC-Lavalin in 2011 was an initial four-year contract that included options to extend the duration of the contract up to another four years. The Government of Canada has now added an additional two-year extension, bringing the contract to September 2019.
Since 2011, SNC-Lavalin has fulfilled, on average, some 14,000 work orders annually. Responsible for everything from new designs and repairs, to ship hulls and installing remote-control defence equipment, SNC-Lavalin provides support to 25 different classes of vessels, totalling a fleet of 76, including the Kingston-class, Orca training vessels, tugs, dive, and auxiliary support barges and vessels.