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Oil Transport

Plans Announced For First Phase Of Tengiz-Novorossysk Pipeline

The Caspian Pipeline Consortium (CPC) recently announced in Moscow thatconstruction on Phase I of the planned Tengiz-Novorossysk crude oil pipeline willbegin in January 1996, with a view to being put into operational service byJanuary 1997. Phase I of the project will consist of a 250-km pipeline link fromthe Russian city of Kropotkin, some 50 kms. south of Tikhoretsk, to a new marine...