The National Iranian Oil Co. has announced that it let a contract in April 1989 for the construction of a grassroots, 150,000-b/d refinery to be sited some 200 miles southwest of Tehran near a pipeline at Arak, Iran, according to the Iranian Ministry of Petroleum. Startup of the refinery is scheduled for early 1993. The contract for the refinery was awarded to a joint venture comprising JGC Corp., Tokyo, and Tecnologie Progetti Lavori SpA (formerly Technipetrol SpA), Rome. The contract price is $1.3 billion U.S. The refinery will include crude distillation and downstream processes, making it suitable to produce a full c...

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