According to <i>Al-Sharq Al-Awsat</i> newspaper, the Saudi Arabian Amiantit Group, which manufactures various kinds of pipes with varying diameters and for different purpose, has recently won a SR 76 million ($20.26 million) contracts package to supply pipes to projects in Baghdad and Samarra. Eng. Fareed Yousuf Al Khalawi, Amiantit’s CEO, said that Amiantit will supply GRP pipes, with diameters ranging from 250 to 2800 mm that will be manufactured by Amiantit’s subsidiaries in Dammam and Turkey.
A total of 45 kilometer pipes will be used for sewage projects in Baghdad. He added that winning these projects confirms international confidence in the high quality and the environmental safety of Amiantit’s products.