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Russia, Omsk - ru/20

Gas Pipeline

Mostovik will bore 2.1 km-long x 2.67 m-diameter tube to contain Blue Stream pipeline to Black Sea coast in mixed ground comprising 170 Mpa sandstone of UCS 140, marl, gravel conglomerate, and soft argillites using new Lovat RMP105SE with arm type erector. Segments 1 m long x 200 mm thick with outer diameter of 2.54 m. Delivery this month for start early-2001. Visit www.lovat.com December 2000.