MONTREAL, June 2, 2021 / CNW Telbec / – SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC), in partnership with HKA and Infrastructure Nation, has been appointed integration and delivery partner for AUD 11 billion Sydney Subway Project – Western Sydney Airport.
Under a six-year contract, SNC-Lavalin and its local partners will support Sydney Metro’s internal resources to undertake the integration of projects and the delivery of several mandates for the driverless railway, which includes six new stations connecting residential areas to employment hubs.
“SNC-Lavalin is fully committed to supporting governments, such as Australiaas they move forward with investments in infrastructure that develop sustainable communities and long-term economic growth, ”said Ian L. Edwards, President and CEO of SNC-Lavalin. We congratulate Sydney Metro to be a catalyst for the industry by revolutionizing rail transport in Australia. ”
The 23 km line – which is part of Australia largest public transport program – will become the transport backbone for Greater West Sydney, connecting communities, businesses and travelers with the new Western Sydney The international airport and the growing region.
“The Australian market is an important growth area for SNC-Lavalin, and we are delighted to have the opportunity to partner with Sydney Metro and collaborate with local partners on this crucial project, ”said Steve morriss, president of SNC-Lavalin for Middle East and Asia. As we begin to rapidly mobilize this project, we will leverage our global expertise and state-of-the-art project management services that will help increase the predictability of infrastructure delivery, as well as lifecycle value. “
Sydney The metro is Australia largest public transport project. At the end of the decade, Sydney will have a world-class metro system with 46 stations and more than 113 kilometers of tracks, revolutionizing business, recreational and leisure travel.
the Sydney The Metro – Western Sydney Airport project is funded by the Australian and New South Wales governments, which have a common goal of having the line operational when Western Sydney International opens for passenger services.
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