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  • MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, May 05, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, the Society of Professional Engineers and Associates (SPEA) alerted major shareholders of cuts by SNC-Lavalin leadership to its Canadian nuclear subsidiary, Candu Energy.  “SNC-Lavalin needs to make use of available federal support programs, like workshare, to avert or mitigate layoffs,” said Denise Coombs, Staff Representative for SPEA.


  • MISSISSAUGA, April 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SNC-Lavalin in its most recent filing announced that its six top executives would be receiving bonuses valued at $2.6 million while at the same time asking for salary cuts and laying off workers. The company tried to cushion the blow by announcing that senior executives would take a 20% salary reduction themselves but that would not include bonuses, incentives or stock options granted to them under the terms of their contracts.


  • OAKVILLE, Ontario, March 27, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- “The Society of Professional Engineers and Associates (SPEA) representing engineers, scientists and other employees at Candu Energy Inc. (wholly owned by SNC-Lavalin) sites across Canada and around the world is committed to ensuring that the CANDU nuclear fleet continues to operate during the COVID-19 pandemic,” said Mark Chudak, President of SPEA.