Ma’aden Awards Contract to Bechtel for Mining City, Watan Says

Saudi Arabian Mining Co. (MAADEN), know as Ma’aden, awarded an engineering services contract to Bechtel Group Inc. for a planned industrial city for mining companies, al-Watan said, citing a statement from the company.

The city in the north of Saudi Arabia will include an industrial area for manufacturing and support and housing and commercial facilities, the newspaper said.

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