SNC-Lavalin awarded important training project in Morocco

MONTREAL, March 19, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC) has been 
awarded a contract by Groupe OCP S.A., a global leader in phosphates 
extraction and transformation, to provide an integrated company-wide training 
program covering all operations and maintenance, from mining to concentration 
(washing), sulphuric acid, phosphoric acid, fertilizer production and 
utilities. OCP has several large mines, process plants and shipping ports 
throughout Morocco, employs approximately 19,000 people and is the world's 
largest exporter of phosphates. 
SNC-Lavalin's Global Training & Simulation (GTS) Centre will be responsible 
for designing, developing and delivering standardized training to all 
personnel through the use of advanced training technologies, such as 
computer-based training (e-Learning) and operator training simulators (mobile 
equipment and process plants). GTS will also serve as the integrator to 
third-party experts for various components of the program. The training 
program will be delivered in four large new training centres currently being 
built by OCP. Through built-in training scenarios, process plant operators 
will learn to work in routine and non-routine situations and improve their 
troubleshooting and decision-making skills. 
"This award confirms our leading-edge positionin training and simulation," 
said Michel Roy, Senior Vice-President, Human Capital Planning 
andDevelopment, SNC-Lavalin Inc. "It also reflects our efforts in research & 
development,our teamwork and the unique know-how of our people." 
Development and initial deployment have commenced at SNC-Lavalin's offices in 
Montreal and Casablanca and are expected to conclude by the end of the third 
quarter of 2014. 
SNC-Lavalin is one of the leading engineering and construction groups in the 
world and a major player in the ownership of infrastructure, and in the 
provision of operations and maintenance services. Founded in 1911, SNC-Lavalin 
has offices across Canada and in over 40 other countries around the world, and 
is currently working in some 100 countries. www.snclavalin.com. 
Media: Leslie Quinton Senior Vice-President, Global Corporate Communications 
SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. 514-390-8000, ext. 7354 leslie.quinton@snclavalin.com 
Investors: Denis Jasmin Vice-President, Investor Relations SNC-Lavalin Group 
Inc. 514-390-8000, ext. 7553 denis.jasmin@snclavalin.com   
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