SNC-Lavalin buys MDH Engineered Solutions

Latest acquisition expands engineering giants oil and gas services.

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by Design Engineering Staff

Montreal — SNC-Lavalin announce it has acquired MDH Engineered Solutions, an engineering consulting & research firm based in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.

In business since 1980, MDH Engineered Solutions provides geo-environmental, geotechnical, hydrogeological and environmental engineering consulting services to the mining, oil & gas, transportation, utility and government sectors. The firm has approximately 175 permanent employees working in offices in Saskatoon, Regina, Prince Albert and Esterhazy, Saskatchewan, and in Edmonton and Fort McMurray, Alberta.

“MDH Engineered Solutions expands our offering into the Saskatchewan mining and oil & gas sectors and adds key resources that will help us achieve our strategic objectives” said Jim Burke, Executive Vice-President, SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. “The synergies between our two companies will support our goal to supply a wide scope of environmental services to both external and internal clients. We are very impressed with the high calibre of expertise at MDH and are pleased to welcome them to the team.”

SNC-Lavalin is one of the leading engineering and construction groups with offices across Canada and more than 35 countries around the world.