The combination creates a global company specializing in professional services and project management with C$12.1 billion in revenues and 53,000 employees. Tracing its roots back to 1938, Atkins today has 18,000 employees with revenues of approximately £2.0 billion in 2016, and is geographically diversified in the US, Middle East and Asia, together with a leading position in the United Kingdom and Scandinavia.
SNC-Lavalin said the combined entity would be able to capitalise on the significant investment being made in infrastructure projects around the world, but said this was particularly true in North America at present.
Bruce said the addition of WS Atkins will increase margins and improve SNC-Lavalin's position in infrastructure, rail and transit, and nuclear by capitalizing on large-scale infrastructure projects in North America and nuclear maintenance and decommissioning projects. However chief financial officer Heath Drewett is understood to have been offered the role of head of Atkins within the combined entity.
Shareholders will have to approve the deal at a general meeting, which will be followed by a court meeting as the takeover will be facilitated by a court-sanctioned scheme of arrangement.
The Acquisition values Atkins' entire issued and to be issued ordinary share capital at about 2.1 billion pounds or C$3.6 billion.
Trump's order directs Mnuchin to determine if the authority could lead to costs for the Treasury, and hence to taxpayers. Neither senior official offered specific details of what the administration's plan might look like.
She added that when it comes to balancing the budget and repealing Obamacare, both Handel and Trump are for the people. In Georgia, US Democrats have narrowly missed an opportunity to cause great upset to President Donald Trump.
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