Company description

Atkins, a member of the SNC-Lavalin Group, is a multinational engineering, design, planning, project management and consulting services company headquartered in Epsom, United Kingdom. It was founded in 1938 by Sir William Atkins.

On July 3, 2017, Atkins was acquired by SNC-Lavalin. Founded in 1911, SNC-Lavalin is a global, fully integrated professional services and project management company and a major player in the ownership of infrastructure. The combined entity of Atkins and SNC-Lavalin has created one of the largest global engineering and project management consultancies with approximately 50,000 employees and operating across 50 countries.

Atkins is listed on the London Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the FTSE 250 Index.

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Company details

Nova North 11 Bressenden Place Westminster London SW1E 5BY United Kingdom

Participation in projects

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List of the updates in which the company was involved

Company updates

  • May 31, 2023

    Engineering firms shortlisted for High Frequency Rail PPP project in Canada

    The Government of Canada is in July 2023 expected to announce shortlisted firms which responded to the RFQ for the High-Frequency Rail (HFR) PPP project.  The procuring authority is currently in...

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  • April 05, 2023

    Partnership announced to acquire interest from Macquarie Capital

    John Laing Group (John Laing) has announced that it has entered a partnership arrangement to acquire an indirect majority interest from Macquarie Capital in the consortium delivering Norway&rsquo...

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  • March 15, 2023

    Design contract awarded for US$10 billion Metro PPP Project in Ireland

    Transport Infrastructure Ireland has appointed Atkins to deliver the detailed design for the Advance Works program for the MetroLink project in Dublin, Ireland.

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  • January 19, 2023

    Contract awarded for development of Shepard Broad Causeway bridge in Florida

    The Town of Bay Harbor Islands has awarded the contract for the development of the Shepard Broad Causeway bridge in Miami, Florida, USA.  The project is expected to provide: multi-modal...

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  • October 03, 2022

    Preferred bidders selected for multibillion light rail PPP project in New Zealand

    Auckland Light Rail and Waka Kotahi have announced two bidders for the development of next phase of the Auckland light rail public-private (PPP) project and the Waitematā Harbor connection PPP pr...

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  • September 07, 2022

    Atkins to upgrade N40 urban Ring road in Cork city

    The Cork City Council has appointed Atkins, a member of the SNC-Lavalin Group to improve the N40 urban Ring road project in Cork City, Ireland. The project involves the upgradatio...

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  • June 24, 2022

    Financial Close announced for Port of La Nouvelle PPP Project

    The Region of Occitania and Nou Vela consortium have announced financial close for Port La Nouvelle in France. The public partners, Region of Occitania and Banque des Territoires (Caisse des D&...

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  • June 03, 2022

    Preferred bidder selected for USD1.6 billion Road PPP contract in UK

    National Highways in the United Kingdom (UK) has chosen MORE JV consortium as the preferred bidder for the A303 Amesbury to Berwick Down scheme past Stonehenge.

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  • April 27, 2021

    Equitix to acquire European PPP assets from DIF

    DIF Capital Partners (DIF) has announced that DIF Infrastructure III (DIF III) and DIF Infrastructure IV (DIF IV) have agreed to sell their stakes in a portfolio of six European PPP assets to Equitix....

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  • February 17, 2021

    Transaction advisors appointed for two IWPP plants PPP in Kuwait

    Kuwait Authority for Partnership Projects (KAPP) has appointed Ernst & Young consortium to provide transaction advisory services for two IWPP plants located at Az-Zour and AlKhairan...

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