VOL. XXXI

NO. 22

7-MARCH-1988

IRAN

Italy's Saipem Awarded Pipeline Contract

The Iranian Oil Ministry has awarded Saipem of Italy a contract toconstruct the northern 100-km. section of the projected 380-km. 600,000 b/dexport pipeline from the Gurreh pump station to a new terminal at BandarTaheri. Work on other sections of the 42/56-inch line is being undertaken bylocal firms. Crude oil exports will be through single buoy moorings (SBMs) atBandar Taheri which is 300 kms. southeast of Kharg Island,...