ShawCor Ltd’s pipe coating division has received two contracts for approximately US$55 million from Tenaris to provide three layer polyethylene anti-corrosion pipeline coatings for the first and second phase of the Argentina Northeast Gas Pipeline (GNEA) project.
This project is owned by ENARSA, an Argentine state-run energy company, and it includes the construction of a gas pipeline that will transport up to 11.2 million m³/day of natural gas to locations in northeast Argentina.
The execution of these contracts has commenced in ShawCor's coating facilities in Argentina and is expected to be completed by 1Q16.
ShawCor Ltd. is an energy services company specialising in products and services for the pipeline and pipe services and the petrochemical and industrial segments of the oil and gas industry. The company operates through nine divisions with over 90manufacturing and service facilities located around the world.
Adapted from press release by Hannah Priestley-Eaton