Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. L

No 44

29-October-2007

ALGERIA

Furgo Wins Galsi Marine Survey Contract

Netherlands-based geotechnical consultancy firm Fugro has been awarded an 18mn contract to perform a detailed marine survey and determine the best route for the Galsi natural gas pipeline connecting Algeria to mainland Italy via Sardinia. The marine survey for the 8 bcm/year pipeline, the subsea section of which will be about 530km in length and run to water depths of 2,850ms, is expected to...