ShawCor Ltd. on Wednesday announced that its subsidiary, Shaw Pipe Protection Ltd., has received contracts with a value in excess of $40 million for coating associated with two new Enbridge pipeline projects, Southern Access and Southern Lights.
The coating will take place at the company's Regina pipe coating facility with completion of the Southern Access portion of the work scheduled for the second quarter of 2008 and
completion of the Southern Lights portion of the work scheduled for the first
quarter of 2009.
Coating for the next stages of Enbridge's Southern Access project will
consist of approximately 230 km of 42" and approximately 275 km of 36" pipe.
Each will be coated with fusion bonded epoxy anticorrosion coating.
The Southern Lights' project will require coating for approximately 700
km of 20" pipe and will similarly utilize fusion bonded epoxy anticorrosion
ShawCor Ltd. is an energy services company specializing 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
six divisions with over sixty manufacturing and service facilities located
around the world. Shaw Pipe Protection Ltd., is a wholly owned unit of Bredero
Shaw, ShawCor's largest division. Bredero Shaw is the global leader in pipe
coating solutions and employs approximately 4,000 permanent and contract
personnel located at offices and facilities in fifteen countries. The division
provides specialized coating systems and related services for corrosion
protection, insulation and weight coating applications on land and marine
pipelines including highly engineered corrosion and insulation systems for