The stretch is part of the 3,000km Malhas project that increases the gas supply by expanding the transport network and linking Brazil's southeast and northeast regions.
The Catu-Pilar link is scheduled for completion in the third quarter of 2006 and consists of some 450km of 26-inch tubes and 50km of 14-inch tubes, Toyo said.
Including projects that Toyo won in 2002 and 2003, the new contract brings total pipelines the company is building in Brazil to 1,300km, the statement said.
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