BBA opens office in Abitibi-Témiscamingue region
Mont-Saint-Hilaire (Québec), October 3, 2018 – BBA’s outreach strategy of being where its clients are to provide them with first-rate support and to listen to their needs has proven successful over the years. With this in mind, BBA is proud to announce the opening of an office in Val-d’Or, in the Abitibi-Témiscamingue region, which is both a hub for the Québec mining sector and a gateway to the Plan Nord.
“Opening this office will allow us to work closely with and provide operational support to clients in the region, such as Osisko, Canadian Malartic, IntegraGold, Agnico Eagle and Glencore,” states Frédéric Didier, Executive Director – Eastern Canada Operations. Over 20 mining facilities are currently being developed or are operating in the Abitibi-Témiscamingue region, which makes it one of the largest mining sectors in Canada, on top of being so close to the largest hydroelectric structures in Québec.”
Pierre Godard has been entrusted with the role of Office Director and comes from the Abitibi-Témiscamingue region. Mr. Godard established and ran a construction company for nearly 15 years, which led him to develop recognized expertise in this sector and maintain business relationships with many of our current and potential clients. With a strong entrepreneurial and collaborative spirit, Pierre is a team player who will help position and develop BBA in the beautiful region of Abitibi-Témiscamingue.
For over 35 years, BBA has been offering a wide range of consulting engineering and project management services, from project definition to commissioning. The firm’s expertise is recognized in the fields of energy, mining and metals, and oil, gas and biofuels. BBA relies on a team of seasoned experts to transform complex problems into practical, innovative and sustainable solutions. BBA is supported by a network of offices across Canada to better serve its clients and carry out mandates at the local, national and international levels. www.bba.ca
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