Toronto, Ontario–November 6, 2009: Aecon Group Inc. (TSX: ARE) announced today that Aecon Field Services, a division of Aecon Lockerbie Industrial has been awarded two contracts totaling $125 million by Consumers' Co-operative Refineries Ltd. for work required to modify existing process units at their Regina Refinery.
The project includes mechanical work, fabrication, and installation of pipe and other equipment at the refinery. Work is scheduled to begin in the fourth quarter of 2009 and is scheduled for completion in the summer of 2011.
“This project award is strategically very important to us, as it represents a breakthrough into the Saskatchewan industrial market,” said Paul Koenderman, Executive Vice President, Aecon Industrial Group. “We look forward to working with Consumers’ on this significant project.”
Aecon Group Inc. is Canada’s largest, publicly traded construction and infrastructure development company. Aecon and its subsidiaries provide services to private and public sector clients throughout Canada and on a selected basis internationally. Aecon is pleased to be recognized as one of the 10 Best Employers in Canada as published by Report on Business Magazine.