Aecon awarded mining project for Fort Hills oil sands project

EDMONTON, June 23, 2014 /CNW/ - Aecon Group Inc. (TSX: ARE) announced today 
that it has been awarded a mining contract with an estimated value of $123 
million by Fort Hills Energy L.P. for mining site development at the Fort 
Hills oil sands project in Alberta. 
Work will commence later this month, and is expected to be complete in the 
second quarter of 2016. 
"We are very pleased to work with Fort Hills and its Operator, Suncor Energy 
Operating Inc.  Suncor is a long-time, valued client," said Teri McKibbon, 
Aecon's President & Chief Executive Officer.  "Aecon has recently announced 
three key mining contracts - a solid foundation of backlog for the Mining 
segment as we enter the second half of the year, and further utilization of 
our mining fleet of equipment." 
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. 
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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 
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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 
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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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