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Selitunnel-Iran, Dez Ghomrud Water Tunnel


Selitunnel, an Italian excavation and construction firm, contracted with the Iranian firm Ghaem for the construction of a 17 km water convoy project.  The deal also included a transfer of technology and the training of Ghaem employees.  The project, contracted in 2003, was completed in 2005.  Gham has been named by the U.S. Treasury as a subsidiary of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corp.

  • Country: Italy
  • Client: GHAEM Construction Organization
  • Contractor: Seli S.p.A.
  • Amount (Current Dollar Value): 8,501,222 euros


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1. Guilio Meotti, "The Rome-Tehran Axis", Wall Street Journal, available at

2. "List of Work Contracted Projects", Seli, accessed 27 January 2010, available at

3. "Results in detail", Seli, accessed 27 January 2010, available at

All projects by Seli S.p.A.