Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. LIII

No 18

03-May-2010

CASPIAN

Nabucco Launches Prequalification Process For Long Lead Items

Nabucco Gas Pipeline International on 23 April announced that it was launching a prequalification tender for long lead items including pipes, valves and bends for the construction of its planned 3,300km natural gas pipeline. The prequalification deadline is 17 May and the first tender package worth 3.5bn will be opened at the end of July. The Nabucco consortium plans to...