Annual Oil & Gas President’s Award

News Released: 24 April 2019

SLFE is pleased to announce that three of our employees have won this year's Annual Oil & Gas President's Award. 

The aim of these awards is to showcase the excellence and dedication our people demonstrate, and to celebrate the exceptional work that is being done day in and day out to make our business a success. 

There are three award categories, each with its own explicit criteria: Safety Excellence, Commitment and Dedication, and Outstanding Achievement. 

Each of our winners met the required criteria, consistently demonstrated the SNC-Lavalin values and have personally made an exceptional contribution to the organization, raising the standard in performance excellence.

The winners are…

Safety Excellence: Khalid Mohammed Al Matrood, Pipeline Engineer

Commitment and Dedication: Mohammed Abdul Hameed Hariz, Administration Supervisor

Outstanding Achievement: Reem Al Shiha, Training Supervisor

Shareholders Visit to SLFE Offices

News Released: February 2019

Mr. Neil Bruce, President and CEO, SNC-Lavalin and Dr. Zuhair Fayez visited the SLFE offices in Feb 2019. Both shareholders, along with SNC-Lavalin executives, met the SLFE senior leadership team to discuss 2018 results and the look ahead for 2019. In addition, Mr. Neil provided an update on SNC-Lavalin’s KSA operations and shared his thoughts on the current challenges / opportunities in the Oil and Gas industry.

In the photo:

Back row, left to right: Wassim Freij - VP Engineering, SLFE; Ryan Alchakaki - Director QA/QC, SLFE; Dr. Zuhair Fayez - Shareholder, SLFE; Neil Bruce - President and CEO, SNC-Lavalin; Ashraf Alkhaznadar – President, SLFE; Cris Dedigama – EVP Oil & Gas, EMEA, SNC-Lavalin; Mohammad Obeid – VP Operations, SLFE; Hetal Patel – Sr. VP and GM, SNC-Lavalin KSA

Front row, left to right: Fady Sakr – Director Business Development, SLFE; Salem Alomai – Director, HR, Admin and Training, SLFE; Galaleldin Ibrahim - Manager, Project Services, SLFE; John Kaye - Financial Controller, SLFE

Saudis Recruitment Open House

News Released: 7 April 2019

SLFE will be holding a recruitment open house for Saudi Nationals only.

Date: Thursday 18 April 2019 Time: 8 AM to 4 PM
Al-Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Centro Waha by Rotana.

Please ensure that you bring your updated resume, experience and educational certificates.

You can apply through our career portal

Fatimah Albuainain - the first Arab woman to be a certified BICSI Outside Plant Designer

News Released: 16 January 2019

SLFE is proud to announce a recent milestone achieved by one of our USUS program female employees, Fatimah Albuainain, Communication Designer, who became the 1st ever Arab woman to successfully pass the examination requirements to become a Certified Building Industry Consulting Service International (BICSI) Outside Plant (OSP) Designer.

Currently, there are only a total of 14 BICSI OSP certified designers in the Middle East and Africa, including Fatimah and 1 other female.

For more info, SNC-Lavalin group employees can visit:

10M Safe Man-hour Achievement

News Released: 15 November 2018

It is a pleasure and an honor to announce the achievement of 10,000,000 Safe Man-hours at SLFE. It is a milestone of enormous value since it is challenging to maintain a high safety record in a busy work environment such as SLFE.

Behind every significant achievement is a remarkable team!!! Hence, SLFE would like to congratulate and thank all departments and their entire teams who have contributed to this accomplishment.

HCIS Certification

News Released: 30 November 2018

SLFE is now approved by High Commission for Industrial Security (HCIS) as a security consultant for the below listed activities. This increases our service offering to our various clients seeking approved HCIS Consultants.

  • Stage 1: Security Risk Assessment (SRA) & Concept of Design (COD)
  • Stage 2: Preliminary security design development & Contractor RFP preparation
  • Stage 3: Certification of detail design & device selection developed by security contractor
  • Stage 4: Monitor the following:
    • Testing & commissioning of security systems
    • Review policy, procedures and post orders implementation as developed by FO
    • Completion of initial training of FO security personnel on security systems operation