Aecon awarded $100 million in key mining contracts

EDMONTON, June 11, 2014 /CNW/ - Aecon Group Inc. (TSX: ARE) announced today 
that it has been awarded approximately $100 million in key mining contracts, 
to be booked in the second quarter of 2014. 
Aecon has been awarded a contract by K+S Potash Canada for work on their 
Legacy mining project in Saskatchewan for early cavern development which 
involves mechanical, electrical, piping and instrumentation work.  This work 
is expected to be complete in the last quarter of 2014. 
Additionally, Aecon was awarded a contract by Lafarge Canada for the erection 
of a preheater tower, rotary kiln and cooler equipment for the Exshaw 
Expansion project in Alberta.  The project involves structural, mechanical and 
civil work. Work will begin this month, with expected completion in the first 
quarter of 2015. 
"We are very pleased to be awarded these significant mining projects," said 
Teri McKibbon, Aecon's President & Chief Operating Officer.  "Aecon's diverse 
service offering, which includes heavy civil and mechanical expertise, is 
ideally suited for these projects." 
Aecon will hold its Annual General Meeting this morning at The Westin Hotel in 
Edmonton, Alberta. Visit to tune in to the live webcast at 9 a.m. MT. 
Aecon Group Inc. is a Canadian leader in construction and infrastructure 
development providing integrated turnkey services to private and public sector 
clients. Aecon is pleased to be consistently recognized as one of the Best 
Employers in Canada. 
The information in this press release includes certain forward-looking 
statements. These "forward-looking" statements are based on currently 
available competitive, financial and economic data and operating plans but are 
subject to risks and uncertainties.  In addition to events beyond Aecon's 
control, there are factors which could cause actual or future results, 
performance or achievements to differ materially from those expressed or 
inferred herein including, but not limited to: the timing of projects, 
unanticipated costs and expenses, general market and industry conditions and 
operational and reputational risks, including Large Project Risk and 
Contractual Factors. Readers are referred to the specific risk factors 
relating to and affecting Aecon's business and operations as filed by Aecon 
pursuant to applicable securities laws.  Forward-looking statements may 
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"should" or the negative of these terms, or similar expressions.  Except as 
required by applicable securities laws, forward-looking statements speak only 
as of the date on which they are made and Aecon undertakes no obligation to 
publicly update or revise any forward-looking statement, whether as a result 
of new information, future events or otherwise.

SOURCE  Aecon Group Inc. 
Vince Borg, Senior Vice President, Corporate Affairs, Aecon Group Inc., 
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