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Saudi Arabia

More Details on Petroline's Expansion Contracts

Further information has now become available on the contracts awardedearlier this month by the Saudi Arabian Oil Company (Saudi Aramco) for theexpansion of the capacity of the 1,200-km. East-West export pipeline (Petroline)from the current 3.2mn b/d to 5mn b/d (MEES, 16 October). A consortium made upof Mannesmann of West Germany and Fluor Daniel of the US has won a contractworth some $300mn for the...