ABB Wins $60M Iraq Power Plant Contract From Shell

Law360, New York (March 8, 2012, 6:11 PM EST) -- Swiss engineering behemoth ABB Ltd. has won a $60 million contract from a Royal Dutch Shell PLC subsidiary to build a new power plant in Southern Iraq, ABB announced Thursday.

ABB said the power plant will be operated by the Basrah Gas Co., a proposed joint venture between Iraq-based South Gas Co., Shell Gas Iraq BV, and Mitsubishi Corp. subsidiary Diamond Gas BV.

The project, located in the port city of Khor Al Zubair in the province of Basrah, is part of an engineering, procurement and...
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