30 November 2011 00:10 [Source: ICIS news]
HOUSTON (ICIS)--Petrobras awarded a pipeline contract to Brazil's MPE for its Complexo Petroquimico do Rio de Janeiro (Comperj), the Brazil-based energy producer said on Tuesday.
Financial terms were not disclosed.
The pipelines will connect the various units within the complex, allowing Comperj's refinery train 1 to operate, Petrobras said.
The Comperj project will be built in three stages.
A second refinery stage is planned for 2018, the company said. The petrochemical units should start operations in 2017.
For the latest chemical news, data and analysis that directly impacts your business sign up for a free trial to ICIS news - the breaking online news service for the global chemical industry.
Get the facts and analysis behind the headlines from our market leading weekly magazine: sign up to a free trial to ICIS Chemical Business.
|ICIS news FREE TRIAL|
|Get access to breaking chemical news as it happens.|
|ICIS Global Petrochemical Index (IPEX)|
|ICIS Global Petrochemical Index (IPEX). Download the free tabular data and a chart of the historical index|