Registry of Lobbyists

Registration - In-house Corporation

SNC-Lavalin Inc. / Ian Edwards, President and Chief Executive Officer

Registration Information

In-house Corporation name: SNC-Lavalin Inc.
Responsible Officer Name: Ian Edwards, President and Chief Executive Officer 
Responsible Officer Change History
Initial registration start date: 2005-08-10
Registration status: Active
Registration Number: 944266-4995

Associated Communications

Total Number of Communication Reports: 412

Monthly communication reports in the last 6 months: 5

Version 6 of 42 (2008-02-26 to 2008-08-13)

Version 6 of 42 (2008-02-26 to 2008-08-13) was submitted prior to the Lobbying Act coming into force on July 2, 2008. Due to different information requirements at that time, the registration is presented in the following format.

A. Information about Responsible Officer and Corporation

Corporation: SNC-Lavalin Inc.
170 Laurier Ave, West, Suite 1100
Ottawa, ON  K1P 5V5
Telephone number: 613-567-1948
Fax number: 613-567-5509  
Responsible officer name and position during the period of this registration: Jacques Lamarre, President  
Description of activities: SNC-Lavalin is one of the leading groups of engineering and construction companies in the world, and a global leader in the ownership and management of infrastructure. Founded in 1911, SNC-Lavalin is acknowledged for its world class technical expertise, project and construction management and procurement and financial arrangement services - all delivered locally to clients anywhere in the world through its extensive international network of offices, partners and suppliers.
The client is a subsidiary of the following parent companies: SNC-Lavalin Inc.
455 Blvd. René-Levesque
Montréal, QC
Canada H2Z 1Z3

Coalition The corporation is not a member of a coalition.
Subsidiary: SNC-Lavalin International Inc.
455 Blvd. René-Léveque
Montréal, QC
Canada H2Z 1Z3

Other direct interests The corporation's activities are not controlled or directed by another individual, organization or corporation with a direct interest in the outcome of this undertaking.
Was the corporation funded in whole or in part by any domestic or foreign government institution in the last completed financial year? Yes
End date of the corporation's last completed financial year: 2006-12-31
List of Government Funding
Government Institution Funding Received in Last Financial Year
Canadian International Development Agency $2,010,288.00

B. Lobbyists Employed by the Corporation

Name: Robert Blackburn
Position title: Senior Vice President
Public offices held: Yes
Name: André Brais
Position title: Senior Director Marketing Services
Public offices held: No
Name: Ronald Denom
Position title: President SNC-Lavalin International Inc
Public offices held: No
Name: Jacques Lamarre
Position title: President and Chief Executive Officer
Public offices held: No
Name: Patrick Lamarre
Position title: Executive Vice President, SNC-Lavalin Inc.
Public offices held: No

C. Lobbying Activity Information

Federal departments or organizations which have been or will be communicated with during the course of the undertaking: Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada, Canadian Commercial Corporation (CCC), Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA), Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC), Citizenship and Immigration Canada, Export Development Canada (EDC), Finance Canada (FIN), Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada (DFAITC), Health Canada (HC), Industry Canada, Members of the House of Commons, Natural Resources Canada (NRCan), Prime Minister's Office (PMO), Privy Council Office (PCO)
Communication techniques that have been used or are expected to be used in the course of the undertaking:
Informal communications, Meetings, Telephone calls, Written communications, whether in hard copy or electronic format
Subject Matter: Areas of Concern: Aboriginal Affairs, Energy, Environment, Immigration, Industry, Infrastructure, International Relations, International Trade, Northern Development, Taxation and Finance
Subject Matter: Retrospective: International Trade Canada re trade frameworks, policies on new and emerging markets; trade commissioner resources in international markets;Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA) re Canadian development assistance policies and Canadian policies on African development;CIDA Industrial Development (CIDA-Inc) re potential projects in Africa and in Latin America;Natural Resources Canada (NRCan), Industry, Prime Minister's Office (PMO), Privy Council Office (PCO) re nuclear energy and energy project regulation.
Subject Matter: Prospective: Continuing dialogue with Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada (FAITC) on policies and trade development in new and emerging markets;Continuing interdepartmental dialogue on policies re African development and trade frameworks for specific African markets;CIDA-Inc re potential projects in Africa, Asia and Latin America; Indian and Northern Affairs Canada(INAC) re northen resource and infrastructute development;Continuing dialogue re nuclear energy and energy project regulation.

Details Regarding the Identified Subject Matter

Categories Description
Grant, Contribution or Other Financial Benefit CIDA Industrial Cooperation
Policy or Program Country priorities for double taxation agreements and other fiscal policies they affect Canadian trade;
Policy or Program Foreign policies as they affect trade in specific markets and decisions on diplomatic resources allocated to various foreign markets;
Policy or Program Immigration policies with respect to business travel visa services;
Policy or Program International development policies and programmes including CIDA Industrial Cooperation;
Policy or Program Northern resource and economic development policies and programmes;
Regulation, Policy or Program Policies and regulations with respect to major energy projects
Regulation, Policy or Program Policies and regulations with respect to nuclear power, including nuclear power exports
Policy or Program Trade policies as they affect new and emerging markets, trade frameworks in particular markets, and allocation of trade commissioner resources;