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Saudi Arabia

Aramco Awards PMC Contract On Shaybah Field To US Parsons

Following rejection of an original recommendation in favor of John BrownEngineering (MEES, 26 June), Aramco has awarded the program management contractfor the development of the huge Shaybah field to US-based Ralph M Parsons. Parsons' bid had been Aramco's second choice, but thecontractor won out afterJohn Brown's tender failed earlier this month. The PMC contract includesprovision for the...