The Council for Development & Reconstruction (CDR) has received a final shortlist of seven international companies and consortia from Kuwait-based Arab Fund for Economic & Social Development (AFESD) for the estimated $200 million Conveyor 800 project on the Litani river. CDR officials say that tender documents for the contract, the first of three separate construction packages, are now expected to be issued in July (MEED 10:6:05).

Prequalifiers

Vinci Construction, France

Entrepose Contracting, France,

with Aydiner, Turkey

Nurol Construction & Trading

and Ictas, both of Turkey

Mohamed Abdulmohsin Kharafi &

Sons, Kuwait, with Vinsan Veziroglu

and Guris, both of Turkey

Consolidated Contractors

International Company (CCC),

Athens-based, with Salini Costruttori,

Italy, and Dogus, Turkey

Yuksel Construction Company, Limak

and Metis, all of Turkey

Alkeand STFA Group, both of Turkey