Bredero Shaw Awarded Pipe Coating Contract

January 2012, Vol. 239 No. 1

ShawCor Ltd.’s pipecoating division, Bredero Shaw, has received a contract with a value in excess of US$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.

The contract will be executed at Bredero Shaw's facility in Ras al Khaimah in the UAE and will involve the coating of 180 miles of up to 24-inch pipe with an FBE anticorrosion coating and HeviCote concrete weight coating. Work on the project will start shortly.