Stantec Inc. (STN)
Q2 2010 Earnings Call
August 5, 2010; 04:00 pm ET
Robert Gomes - President & Chief Executive Officer
Dan Lefaivre - Chief Financial Officer
Chris Blake - Stonecap Securities
Sara O'Brien - RBC Capital Markets
Pierre Lacroix - Desjardins Securities
Ben Cherniavsky - Raymond James
Benoit Caron - The National Bank
Maxim Sytchev - Northland Capital Partners
Carolyn Dennis - Dundee Securities
Welcome to Stantec Consulting’s second quarter 2010 earnings results conference call. (Operator Instructions) As a reminder, today’s conference is being recorded. It will be available for replay on the investor section of www.stantec.com.
It is now my pleasure to introduce your host Mr. Robert Gomes, the President and Chief Executive Officer. Please go ahead Mr. Gomes.
Thank you, Andrew. Good afternoon everyone, and welcome to our 2010 second quarter conference call. Joining me is Dan Lefaivre, our Chief Financial Officer. Dan will provide a brief summary of our results for the quarter, and I will follow with an outline of our market outlook. We will then address individual questions.
Before we begin, I would like to make you aware of our Safe Harbor statement and to caution you that we will be making forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 in the United States and applicable securities legislation in Canada.
By their very nature, forward-looking statements require us to make assumptions and are subject to inherent risks and uncertainties to give rise to the possibility that our estimates, projections, expectations or conclusions will not prove to be accurate, that our assumptions may not be correct, and that our actual results may differ materially from those discussed in these statements.