South Stream Bulgaria contractor appointed

South Stream Bulgaria contractor: A consortium of Russia’s Stroytransgaz oil and Bulgaria’s Gazproekt Jug AD has won the tender for the design, equipment supply and construction of the 541-kilometre Bulgarian section of the South Stream pipeline. Running from the Black Sea coast to the Serbian border, this is the pipeline’s first dry section and one of its most technologically complicated and capital-intensive. ITAR-TASS