Arbitrators Reject $460M Jordan Water Pipeline Row

Law360 (February 23, 2018, 3:17 PM EST) -- The Permanent Court of Arbitration on Thursday rejected Disi Water Co.'s $460 million claim against the nation of Jordan over a deal to construct a massive pipeline to move water to the country's parched capital, instead awarding Jordan damages and legal fees, a government official said.

Diwaco had sought the financial damages for security problems and technical issues it faced during the construction of the Disi Water Conveyance Project, a 200-mile pipeline moving water from an aqueduct to the city of Amman. 

In a statement Thursday...
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