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ASRY Plans to Build New Dry Dock

The Arab Shipbuilding and Repair Yard Company (ASRY) - the OAPEC-sponsoredArab joint-venture firm - is planning to build a second dry dock at itsfacilities in Bahrain according to a statement to Reuters on 18 May by thecompany's General Manager, Mr. A. J. Machado Lopez. Mr. Lopez disclosed that afeasibility study for the project is already underway and that a decision willbe taken probably by the end of July.

Mr. Lopez also...