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Canada's AtkinsRéalis has received a large project management contract in the U.K.

AtkinsRéalis Scores Large U.K. Project Management Contract

Canada’s AtkinsRéalis has received a large project management contract in the U.K.

Montreal-based AtkinsRéalis, the rebrand of SNC-Lavalin, has been named the lead provider £780-million U.K. professional services framework. The three-year deal calls for AtkinsRéalis to provide multi-disciplinary services including project and program management, advisory, and design and engineering on Lot 1 of the framework from procurement firm Pagabo as sole provider.

A news release indicates that the deal is worth up to £500 million to the Canadian firm’s business. The agreement will enable  2,000 public sector organizations across England, Wales and Northern Ireland to access AtkinsRéalis’ services via direct award across a range of markets, including: Central and local government, defence, health, transportation, infrastructure, nuclear, power and renewables, and water and environment. 

“Public sector organizations face a multifaceted challenge to maintain service provisions and achieve cost efficiencies while delivering operationally net-zero facilities and sustainable infrastructure for the future,” said Ian Edwards, president and CEO of AtkinsRéalis. “Under this new framework, our focus will continue to be on delivering market-leading solutions while helping to deliver better outcomes for clients and communities.”

The framework has an option to be extended for a fourth year.

AtkinsRéalis has also been appointed to Pagabo’s new £27-million Scotland-specific framework, along with one other provider, over the same time period, the company announced.

AtkinsRéalis has also been appointed to Pagabo’s new £27 million Scotland-specific framework, along with U.K.-based Turner & Townsend, over the same time period.

Image: Pagabo

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About Monte Stewart

Monte Stewart serves as Content Director - Canada for Connect Commercial Real Estate. Based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Monte provides daily news coverage of major Canadian commercial real estate markets, including Vancouver, Toronto, Montreal and Calgary. He has written about the real estate sector for various media outlets and Avison Young since the early 2000s. In addition, he has covered sports, general news and business for several leading wire services and publications, including The Canadian Press, The Associated Press, The Calgary Herald, The Globe and Mail, Research Money, The Daily Oil Bulletin, Natural Gas World and The Toronto Star. Monte is active in his community as a youth basketball coach and raises funds for such charitable causes as Movember.

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