MEXICO CITY Mexican steel
producer Industrias CH SAB de CV has signed an agreement with
TransCanada Corp. to provide 73 miles of 30-inch diameter pipes
over the next 14 months.
"These pipes will be (used) for
the gas pipeline awarded by Mexicos state-owned
electricity firm CFE, which will run from El Encino, in
Chihuahua state, to Topolobampo, in Sinaloa state," the company
said in a March 13 filing with Mexicos stock
"Industrias CH hopes to continue
participating in the infrastructure projects being developed in
the country," it added.
subsidiary, Transportadora de Gas Natural del Noroeste, late
last year was awarded the $1-billion, 329-mile project, which
is supported by a 25-year natural gas transportation service
contract with CFE.
The pipeline will come on-stream
in the third quarter of 2016, the company said.
A version of this article
was first published by AMM sister publication Steel