Bird Construction Inc. announces execution of a bulk excavation and associated
civil works contract with Nalcor Energy for the Muskrat Falls Hydroelectric
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TORONTO, Jan. 10, 2013 /CNW/ - Bird Construction Inc. announces that its
wholly-owned H.J. O'Connell subsidiary of St. John's, Newfoundland and
Labrador is part of the IKC-ONE Earthworks Constructors consortium, which
includes the participation of the Labrador Innu, that has been awarded the
bulk excavation and civil works construction contract by Nalcor Energy at its
Muskrat Falls Hydroelectric Generating Station located on the lower Churchill
River in the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador.
The construction contract consists of overburden and rock excavation of the
intake, powerhouse, spillway, separation wall, switchyard and converter
stations, and dams at the site of the 824 megawatt hydroelectric generating
station in central Labrador. IKC-ONE Earthworks has mobilized personnel and
equipment to the Muskrat Falls Project construction site and will commence
site excavation and civil works shortly.
This press release contains forward-looking statements that involve a number
of risks and uncertainties because they relate to events and depend on
circumstances that will occur in the future. Many factors could cause actual
results and developments to differ materially from those expressed or implied
by these forward-looking statements.
The Toronto Stock Exchange does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or
accuracy of this release.
T.J. Talbott, President & C.E.O. or S.R. Entwistle, C.F.O. Bird Construction
Inc. 5403 Eglinton Avenue West Toronto, ON M9C 5K6 Phone: (4l6) 620-7122
Fax: (416) 620-1516
SOURCE: Bird Construction Inc.
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