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Leading Canadian infrastructure management organization joins the FAcT bid team led by Babcock Leonardo Canadian Aircrew Training

Ottawa, 12 April 2022 – Babcock Leonardo Canadian Aircrew Training is delighted to announce one of Canada’s premier infrastructure management organizations, Bird Construction, as a strategic partner for Canada’s Future Aircrew Training (FAcT) program.

With unparalleled expertise and deep ties to Canada’s military, Babcock Leonardo Canadian Aircrew Training is committed to providing a superior integrated end-to-end training solution for the FAcT program in a way that helps push Canada’s economic and strategic goals forward.

We are delighted that Bird Construction has joined the Babcock Leonardo Canadian Aircrew Training Team. Together we are assembling a world-class team of leading Canadian businesses with strong roots in this country. We have a diverse domestic supply chain that spans from coast-to-coast and will provide lasting economic benefits and opportunities for Canadian businesses and Indigenous communities.

Jana Lee Murray, Program Director, Babcock Leonardo Canadian Aircrew Training

Bird Construction

Bird (TSX:BDT) is a leading Canadian construction company operating from coast-to-coast and servicing all of Canada’s major markets. Bird provides a comprehensive range of construction services from new construction for industrial, commercial, institutional, and civil infrastructure markets; to industrial maintenance, repair and operations services, heavy civil construction, and mine support services; as well as vertical infrastructure including, electrical, mechanical, and specialty trades. For over 100 years, Bird has been a people-focused company with an unwavering commitment to safety and a high level of service that provides long-term value for all stakeholders.

Bird is very proud to join this experienced and dedicated team. We look forward to collaborating with our partners, bringing to the table our innovative service offerings, strong client service focus, and history of positive community impact, and together providing valuable solutions for this significant project.

Teri McKibbon, President and CEO, Bird Construction