Toronto -- ShawCor Ltd's pipecoating division, Bredero Shaw, has received a contract worth over $45 million from Hyundai Heavy Industries to provide corrosion protection and concrete weight coating for the Barzan pipeline project in the Qatari sector of the Arabian Gulf.
Bredero Shaw will coat 292 km of up to 24" (61cm) pipe with a fusion-bonded epoxy anticorrosion coating and HeviCote concrete weight coating at its facility in Ras al Khaimah in the United Arab Emirates.
The facility is a technology leader in the anticorrosion, concrete weight and internal coating markets and provides leading-edge pipe coating solutions to clients throughout the Middle East, ShawCor said in a 30 Nov news release. Work on this project is scheduled to commence late in the first quarter of 2012.
Bredero Shaw provides specialised coating systems, including polyurethane solutions, and related services for corrosion protection, insulation and weight coating applications on land and marine pipelines.