Agencia EFEAugust 28, 2013 14:46
Mexico City, Aug 28 (EFE).- Mexico's Tubacero will supply the 48-inch pipes for the 118-kilometer (73-mile) first phase of the Los Ramones gas pipeline, state-owned oil giant Petroleos Mexicanos, or Pemex, said.
Tubacero won the bidding to be the supplier of pipes to Gasoductos de Chihuahua, a unit of Pemex Gas y Petroquimica Basica, Pemex said.
The Los Ramones pipeline will transport natural gas from Texas to central Mexico.
The $600 million first phase of the project will link the border city of Camargo, Tamaulipas, to Los Ramones, a city in Nuevo Leon state.