Aramco to invite marine works bids

November 2009
MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;11/20/2009, Vol. 53 Issue 47, p10
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The article reports that Saudi Aramco and the Dow Chemical Co. in the U.S. invite contractors to bid for the first construction contract on their oil and petrochemicals complex at Ras Tanura in Saudi Arabia. The project is estimated at 100 million dollars will include the dredging of a 12-kilometre channel, the construction of a breakwater and container wharf, and the site filling the kingdom's Eastern province. The companies are expected to set a bid deadline before the end of March 2010.


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