Marubeni-Itochu Tubulars Asia Pte Ltd, a 100% subsidiary of Marubeni-Itochu Steel Inc., has awarded Shawcor Ltd.’s pipe coating division a contract in excess of CAN$40 million to provide internal lining and three-layer polyethylene anti-corrosion pipeline coatings for Thailand’s Fifth transmission pipeline project.
The Fifth transmission pipeline project is owned by PTT Public Company Limited, a Thai state enterprise company. The pipeline will run through eight provinces in Thailand and is aimed at reducing risks to electrical power security and easing the delivery of gas from the LNG Terminal in Rayong to the Western region.
Shawcor Ltd. specialises in products and services for the pipeline and pipe services segment of the oil and gas industry and related products for the petrochemical and industrial market. The company will execute the contract in its coating facilities in Malaysia, and is expected to commence in 4Q17 and to be completed by 4Q18.
Read the article online at: https://www.worldpipelines.com/contracts-and-tenders/10042017/shawcor-to-provide-pipe-coatings-in-thailand/