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Aramco Invites Tenders for Petroline's Expansion

Aramco has invited companies to prequalify for a contract to supply pumps andturbines for the expansion project of Saudi Arabia's East-West pipeline (Petroline)from the current 3.2mn b/d to 5mn b/d. Petroline runs from the Abqaiq/Ghawaroilfields in the Eastern Province to Yanbu' on the Red Sea. The plannedexpansion of Petroline to 5mn b/d will be carried out mainly through expandingand upgrading the existing pumping...