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Infrastructure/PPP news in Central and South America

Sacyr sells 49% stake of a Chilean highway

Sacyr sells 49% stake of a Chilean highway

🕔Mar 24, 2017

Sacyr, through its subsidiary Sacyr Concesiones, has sold 49% of the concessionaire company Ruta del Algarrobo, which manages La Serena-Vallenar highway.

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MegaProject 893: Sacyr Concesiones signs road PPP in Paraguay

MegaProject 893: Sacyr Concesiones signs road PPP in Paraguay

🕔Mar 23, 2017

Paraguay's Ministry of Public Works and Communications (MOPC) and the consortium led by Sacyr Concesiones have signed the contract for the construction and operation of Road 2 (between Asunción and Coronel Oviedo) and Road 7 (between Coronel Oviedo and Caaguazú), with a planned investment in construction amounting to US$520 and a revenue backlog of US$1.47 billion in a 30-year concession.

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MegaProject 892: ANI receives proposals for the highway Cúcuta – Pamplona

MegaProject 892: ANI receives proposals for the highway Cúcuta – Pamplona

🕔Mar 22, 2017

Colombia's National Infrastructure Agency (ANI) has announced that it has received three bids for the highway Cúcuta – Pamplona.

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MegaProject 891: Brazil awards European groups airport concessions

MegaProject 891: Brazil awards European groups airport concessions

🕔Mar 21, 2017

ANAC (Agência Nacional de Aviação Civil) has announced that Flughafen Zürich AGVINCI Airports and Fraport AG have won rights to four Brazlian airports.

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Guatemala pre-qualifies five teams for road PPP

Guatemala pre-qualifies five teams for road PPP

🕔Mar 21, 2017

Guatemala's Agencia Nacional de Alianzas para el Desarrollo de la Infraestructura Económica (ANADIE) has prequalified five bidders for the development of the Escuintla - Puerto Quetzal Highway PPP.

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MegaProject 890: ARTESP awards Sao Paulo road PPP

MegaProject 890: ARTESP awards Sao Paulo road PPP

🕔Mar 20, 2017

Sao Paulo's Agência Reguladora de Serviços Públicos (ARTESP) has awarded to Pátria Investimentos the concession contract for the Rodovias Centro-Oeste Paulista project in São Paulo (Brazil).

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IFC Global Infrastructure Fund invest in I Squared Capital LATAM energy platform

IFC Global Infrastructure Fund invest in I Squared Capital LATAM energy platform

🕔Mar 17, 2017

IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, and the IFC Global Infrastructure Fund (GIF), a fund managed by the IFC Asset Management Company (AMC),  have invested a combined US$100 million in Orazul Energy Partners LLC, an affiliate of Orazul Energy Holdings LLC, an energy platform in Latin America owned by I Squared Capital.

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MegaProject 886: Vías del Nus 4G private initiative achieves soft closing with ANI

MegaProject 886: Vías del Nus 4G private initiative achieves soft closing with ANI

🕔Mar 14, 2017

Estructura Plural Vías del Nus SAS has achieved the financial closure for the Vías del Nus private initiative 4G highway project for a total amount of COP680 billion (US$226 million)

 

 

 

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MegaProject 885: Feasibility study completed on US$770mn Guatemala City light rail project

MegaProject 885: Feasibility study completed on US$770mn Guatemala City light rail project

🕔Mar 13, 2017

Spain-based engineering consultancy IDOM has completed the feasibility study on the Commuter Rail and Road Interconnection Vial project in Guatemala City.

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MegaProject 883: Panama Canal cancels Corozal port tender

MegaProject 883: Panama Canal cancels Corozal port tender

🕔Mar 9, 2017

The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) has declared the procurement of a port terminal null and void.

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Acciona to sell road concession in Chile

Acciona to sell road concession in Chile

🕔Mar 9, 2017

Spanish-based Acciona is planning to sell of its last remaining highway project in Chile, the Route 160 concession project, a 90-km toll road in the Bio-Bio region.

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InfraRed has reached financial close on the road project in Aruba

InfraRed has reached financial close on the road project in Aruba

🕔Mar 7, 2017

InfraRed Infrastructure Fund III has reached financial close on the Watty Vos Boulevard (WVB) project, a US$91m availability-based road concession in Aruba awarded to Mota-Engil in July 2015. 

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Argentina creates P3 unitCOLA

Argentina creates P3 unitCOLA

🕔Mar 2, 2017

The government of Argentina has launched the law 27,328 on PPPs, an instrument aimed to attract and accelerate investments from the private sector.

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MegaProject 878: Colombia scraps Odebrecht's Magdalena River Waterway project

MegaProject 878: Colombia scraps Odebrecht's Magdalena River Waterway project

🕔Mar 2, 2017

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Uruguay announces fifth road PPP

Uruguay announces fifth road PPP

🕔Mar 1, 2017

The Ministry of Transport and Public Works (MOPT) presented to the Ministry of Economy and Finance (MEF) the project of the 5th road corridor to be undertaken under PPP scheme. The MEF must evaluate the initiative and give the approval in order to launch the tender process.

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Meridiam acquires stake in Chilean hospital concession

Meridiam acquires stake in Chilean hospital concession

🕔Mar 1, 2017

Astaldi has announced it has reached an agreement regarding the entry of Meridiam, a global investor and asset manager specializing in transport infrastructures and hospitals, into the capital of Sociedad Concesionaria Metropolitana de Salud (SCMS),

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MegaProject 876: Two bidders announced for Sao Paulo road PPP

MegaProject 876: Two bidders announced for Sao Paulo road PPP

🕔Feb 27, 2017

Ecorodovias Infraestrutura e Logística S.A. and Pátria Investimentos have emerged as the only two companies to present bids for the BRL3.9 billion (US$1.26 billion) Rodovias Centro-Oeste Paulista project in São Paulo (Brazil).

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MegaProject 875: Colombia cancels Odebrecht road contract

MegaProject 875: Colombia cancels Odebrecht road contract

🕔Feb 24, 2017

The Colombian National Infrastructure Agency (ANI) has announced the cancelation of a PPP contract with the Brazilian firm Odebretch.

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MegaProject 874: Proinversion tenders transmission concessions

MegaProject 874: Proinversion tenders transmission concessions

🕔Feb 23, 2017

The Peruvian Private Investment Promotion Agency (ProInversión), through its Committee on hydrocarbons and Energy Projects Pro Connectivity, has announced it has launched tender process related to transmission projects.

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MegaProject 872: Jamaica tenders Norman Manley International Airport

MegaProject 872: Jamaica tenders Norman Manley International Airport

🕔Feb 21, 2017

The Government of Jamaica, through the Ministry of Transport and Mining is seeking a private sector operator with proven experience in the airport sector to operate, finance, develop and maintain the Norman Manley International Airport (NMIA) under a long term concession agreement.

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