Company believes “dialogue is preferable to confrontation” and will delay workers returning to the work site.
Plea deal includes a $280-million fine to be paid over five years.
Edwards has been serving as SNC-Lavalin’s interim president and chief executive since June.
Crane collapsed during post-tropical storm Dorian last month.
It’s been six months since an April 15 fire gutted the medieval Paris structure.
The crane collapsed on Sept. 7 and some residents and businesses have since been evacuated.
Structure will be strapped down and anchored before the tower is dismantled piece by piece.
Fell nearly 30 feet when a corroded exterior walkway collapsed during a tour of a kiln building.
Still no word on how long it will take to remove the crane, which has caused some structural damage to parts of a construction site.
Alberta manufacturer is going global with its advanced excavation trucks.
SNC-Lavalin faces a trial after allegedly paying $48 million in bribes to officials under Moammar Gadhafi and defrauding Libyan organizations.
Quitting the competitive field of fixed-price contracts, which leave companies vulnerable to cost overruns.
City property inspectors allegedly slacked off on the job.
Geosynthetics market worth more than $260 billion by 2023 fuelled by growing number of infrastructure projects in developing economies.
Federal money would help finance the $4.5 billion project to extend the city’s blue line by five metro stops.