Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. XLIX

No 18

1-May-2006

IRAN

NIORDC Awards Abadan Cracker Contract To ABB Lummus And Iranian Firms

The National Iranian Oil Refining and Distribution Company (NIORDC) has awarded a contract to build a 6mn liters/day (37,740 b/d) gasoline unit at its Abadan refinery to ABB Lummus Global and Irans Petrochemical Industries Design and Engineering Company (Pidec) and Petrochemical Construction and Industries Company. The plant is expected to cost 280mn plus IR940bn, and...