Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. XLIX

No 16

17-April-2006

SAUDI ARABIA

Saudi Aramco Signs Five Contracts For Shaybah Expansion

Saudi Aramco on 9 April signed five contracts for the expansion of crude oil production at the Shaybah field in the Rub╩╣ al-Khali. Canadas SNC-Lavalin was awarded the main engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract for the central processing facilities, while Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) won the contract for power generation. HHI said on 11 April that its...