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Infrastructure/PPP news in Central and South America

Argentina plans housing PPP project

Argentina plans housing PPP project

🕔Apr 21, 2017

Two months after launching the new PPP law, the Government of Argentina will undertake the first contract through public-private partnership involving a housing project.

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Chile receives three offers for an airport concession

Chile receives three offers for an airport concession

🕔Apr 21, 2017

The Chilean Ministry of Public Works (MOP) has received three bids for the Diego Aracena de Iquique International Airport in Tarapacá Region.

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Megaproject 911: ANI awards Cúcuta – Pamplona highway to Sacyr

Megaproject 911: ANI awards Cúcuta – Pamplona highway to Sacyr

🕔Apr 20, 2017

Colombia's National Infrastructure Agency (ANI) has awarded the Cúcuta – Pamplona highway to Spanish developer Sacyr.

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Puerto Rico publishes PPP law

Puerto Rico publishes PPP law

🕔Apr 18, 2017

Puerto Rico has released the Proposed Regulations for the Procurement, Evaluation, Selection, Negotiation, and Award of Public-Private Partnership Contracts under Act No. 29-2009, as amended. 

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Petrobas sells NTS to Brookfield

Petrobas sells NTS to Brookfield

🕔Apr 10, 2017

Petróleo Brasileiro S.A. – Petrobras has announced it has concluded the sale transaction of 90% of the company's shares in Nova Transportadora do Sudeste (NTS) to Nova Infraestrutura Fundo de Investimentos em Participações (FIP), managed by Brookfield Brasil Asset Management Investmentos Ltda, an entity affiliated with Brookfield Asset Management.

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MegaProject 905: Sao Paulo launches a US$667 million housing PPP

MegaProject 905: Sao Paulo launches a US$667 million housing PPP

🕔Apr 10, 2017

Sao Paulo has launched a tender process to develop a social housing project which involves building more than 10,000 affordable homes in the state’s capital city.

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Peru passes new PPP framework

Peru passes new PPP framework

🕔Apr 6, 2017

The Peruvian Ministry of Economy and Finance has passed an amendment to the Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Law Regulation (Decreto Legislativo N° 1251).

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Preferred bidder selected for Luis Muñoz Marin Airport sale

Preferred bidder selected for Luis Muñoz Marin Airport sale

🕔Mar 29, 2017

PSP Investments through AviAlliance has been selected as the preferred bidder for a 50% stake in Puerto Rico’s Luis Munoz Marin Airport.

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MegaProject 895: São Paulo awards airport package

MegaProject 895: São Paulo awards airport package

🕔Mar 27, 2017

The consortium Voa São Paulo has been awarded the concession contract to operate five airports in São Paulo, Brazil. The company offered a bid of BRL24.4 million (US$7.8 million) which represents a 101% of the minimum award amount.

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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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