TITLE

Sipchem loses cracker bidder

PUB. DATE
August 2007
SOURCE
MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;8/17/2007, Vol. 51 Issue 33, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that U.S.-based Stone & Webster declined to participate in the bidding process for the contract to build the mixed feedstock cracker at Jubail planned by Saudi International Petrochemical Co. (Sipchem). This brings down the number of bidders to four. Germany's Linde, Paris-based Technip and two other U.S. firms, ABB Lummus Global and KBR, have until the end of 2007 to submit technical bids, with commercial offers due to follow by early 2008.
ACCESSION #
26435203

 

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