SNC-Lavalin has announced that it has signed an out of court agreement with the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) following a mediation process.
In April 2016, McGill Healthcare Infrastructure Group (MHIG), a partnership composed of SNC-Lavalin and Innisfree (the largest infrastructure investment group in the UK) filed a lawsuit of $330 million against MUHC and the Government of Quebec claiming compensation for additional costs incurred during the design and construction of the MUHC hospital centre’s Glen site among other issues.
The agreement announced January 8, 2018, whose details have been kept confidential, is a full and final settlement of all the disputes contemplated by the agreement.
MHIG is responsible for managing the hospital centre’s assets and ensuring its upkeep until September 30, 2044.
from Global – Quebec government settles lawsuits over two large Montreal hospitals
from CBC – MUHC settles with SNC-Lavalin over cost overruns