The design and engineering of export facilities demand specialized professional expertise and innovation. Combined with knowledge, talent and ingenuity, we are able to provide experience-based solutions whether looking at the feasibility of a new facility, repairing or expanding an existing asset or providing engineering services for a green field project.
Services provided to our clients include all stages of a project from scoping and concept studies, pre-feasibility and feasibility studies through to EPCM. SNC-Lavalin has the expertise to address every stage of a major marine infrastructure project, providing solutions for bulk handling facilities, multi-purpose marine ports, cruise and container terminals, and all related infrastructure. We have provided our services to clients in North America and internationally in a range of products including bulk materials such as coal, potash, aluminum and nickel, containerized materials, and liquid bulk products.
We have the ability to design not only the material handling and terminal systems but all of the facility components that go in and around it including mechanical, structural, civil, electrical, controls and automation, and road and rail. Designs for machinery and structures are specifically tailored to suit the properties of the product being handled. Our structural engineers also specialize in the design and construction of marine structures including; berthing and mooring dolphins, bulkhead walls, quays, jetties, wharfs, piers and maintenance platforms.
Our Ports and Marine team has worked very closely with numerous local and international terminals on developing viable infrastructure plans in order to realize their expansion and upgrading strategies. The Scope of work often includes: shore protection, dredging, breakwater, land reclamation, site access, bridges, piers, berths for vessels of all sizes and supporting marine infrastructure. Our coastal, materials handling and infrastructure engineers work closely together to provide complete solutions to our clients.