WSP Announces the Closing of the TPS Acquisition

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FOR: WSP Global Inc. 
TSX SYMBOL:  WSP 
APRIL 30, 2014 
WSP Announces the Closing of the TPS Acquisition 
MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - April 30, 2014) - WSP Global Inc. (TSX:WSP)
("WSP" or the "Corporation") is pleased to announce that it
has completed its previously announced acquisition of Technip TPS S.A.S.
("TPS"), the French subsidiary of Technip S.A. ("Technip").
Based in France, TPS specializes in building and infrastructure engineering.
The firm, which generated revenues of EUR20 million in revenues (approximately
CDN$30 million) in 2013, has 100 employees. They will join the 50-employees
team WSP already has in France, which is active in the infrastructure,
hydraulics, environmental and building segments. 
All customary closing conditions, including applicable regulatory approvals,
were met. 
ABOUT TPS 
Founded in 1989, TPS was created by Technip, a European engineering leader, in
order to provide its clients with high-quality engineering services in the
building and infrastructure sector. Headquartered in Paris and with offices in
Lyons, Toulouse and Abu Dhabi, TPS has the skills needed to design and deliver
excellence in both the public and private sectors. It has overseen major
projects such as the Bibliotheque de France, Renault's Technocentre and
Airbus's A380 assembly plant. 
ABOUT WSP 
WSP is one of the world's leading professional services firms, working
with governments, businesses, architects and planners and providing integrated
solutions across many disciplines. The firm provides services to transform the
built environment and restore the natural environment, and its expertise ranges
from environmental remediation to urban planning, from engineering iconic
buildings to designing sustainable transport networks, and from developing the
energy sources of the future to enabling new ways of extracting essential
resources. It has approximately 17,000 employees, mainly engineers,
technicians, scientists, architects, planners, surveyors, other design
professionals, as well as various environmental experts, based in more than 300
offices, across 30 countries, on 5 continents. www.wspgroup.com  
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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT: 
WSP
Pierre Shoiry
President and CEO
WSP Global Inc.
(514) 340-0046, ext. 5104
or
Isabelle Adjahi
Director, Communications and Investor Relations
WSP Global Inc.
(514) 340-0046, ext. 5648
isabelle.adjahi@wspgroup.com
or
Daniel Rey
Managing Director
WSP France S.A.S.
(33) 4 80 70 04 25
daniel.rey@wspgroup.com
or
TPS
Eric Falleur
President
Technip TPS
(33) 14408-5400 
INDUSTRY:  Professional Services - Consulting, Professional Services -
Engineering 
SUBJECT:  ECO 
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