Various international firms handed contracts for work on $5.3 billion Montreal rail system

A number of engineering and construction-related contracts for work on a US$5.3 billion light rail system in Montreal, Canada have been divvied out to several domestic and international firms. The engineering and construction will be carried out by Canadian outfits SNC-Lavalin, Aecon, Pomerleau and EBC, along with US engineer Aecom and Dragados Canada (a subsidiary…