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2008-10-09 06:00:35

Conduit Capital Partners, a private equity investment firm, has announced that its subsidiary, Kuntur Transportadora de Gas, has been awarded a 30-year concession contract by the government of Peru to build a 700-mile pipeline that will carry natural gas from the Camisea gas fields to the port of Ilo in southern Peru.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.