PM pitches Pitch Lake for world’s largest airport in Beijing

Asphalt from the Trinidad and Tobago pitch lake may be used to help pave the world’s largest airport in Beijing, China.

The Office of the Prime Minister said in a statement issued Wednesday that Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley met with Chinese construction company Beijing Construction Engineering Group (BCEG), which is constructing the Beijing International Airport, the world’s largest airport, and offered to supply asphalt for the project from the country’s famed Pitch Lake. 

Dr Rowley and the Trinidad and Tobago delegation visited the Beijing Construction Engineering Group (BCEG) headquarters in Beijing earlier this week. 

The OPM said Dr Rowley “congratulated the company on this incredible project and indicated that the properties of Trinidad and Tobago’s asphalt render it the best…

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