March 12 - Blue Water Shipping's Aktau facility has renewed a contract to provide domestic freight services for the Kazakhstan branch of Halliburton International Inc.

The contract includes domestic rail freight of chemicals to various locations in Kazakhstan, with most shipments destined for the cities of Kzylorda, Aksay and Shymkent.

This tender continues Blue Water's five year long cooperation with Halliburton, which is one of the largest service providers to the oil and gas industry in the world.