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MegaProject 1248: Ten bids for US$8 billion road tender in Argentina

MegaProject 1248: Ten bids for US$8 billion road tender in Argentina

🕔Apr 26, 2018

Ten offers have been submitted in response to a call for tenders for the modernization of more than 3,400km of national roads in Argentina, split into six road corridors and altogether estimated to require US$8 billion investment.

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MegaProject 1247: Chile awards US$250 million road concession to Atlantia and CPPIB

MegaProject 1247: Chile awards US$250 million road concession to Atlantia and CPPIB

🕔Apr 25, 2018

Grupo Costanera has been awarded the Conexión Vial Ruta 78 Hasta Ruta 68 project, which is expected to cost around EUR200 million (US$244.76 million). The project involves the construction and operation of a new 9.2km motorway in Santiago, the capital city of Chile.

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VINCI Airports acquires global airport portfolio

VINCI Airports acquires global airport portfolio

🕔Apr 25, 2018

OMERS Infrastructure has announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its interests in Airports Worldwide (AWW) to VINCI Airports. AWW owns nine new airports (two freehold property, three concession, four management contracts) and three partial management contracts in American airports.

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Tender launched for schools PPP project in Uruguay

Tender launched for schools PPP project in Uruguay

🕔Apr 24, 2018

The Government of Uruguay, through its National Public Education Administration (ANEP) has launched a tender for the design, financing, construction and operation of 58 schools located across 17 departments - the fourth package of its schools PPP project.

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Brazilian state planning gym concession

Brazilian state planning gym concession

🕔Apr 24, 2018

The State of Piauí, through the Secretariat of Administration and Social Security (SEADPREV) and the Sports Foundation of the State of Piauí (FUNDESPI), has begun the procedure of public consultation of the documents for the concession of its main sports centre.

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Cancelled river PPP project in Colombia back in development

Cancelled river PPP project in Colombia back in development

🕔Apr 19, 2018

The Ministry of Finance of the Government of Colombia has approved the new public-private partnership contract for the Magdalena River project, which was originally awarded in 2014 and cancelled last year.

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Chile launches tender for US$100 million road concession

Chile launches tender for US$100 million road concession

🕔Apr 13, 2018

The Government of Chile, through the Ministry of Public Works, has invited to participate in the tender for the execution, repair, conservation and exploitation of the Road Concession Improvement Route G-21, through the concession system.

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Sacyr wins first airport concession in Chile

Sacyr wins first airport concession in Chile

🕔Apr 12, 2018

Sacyr has announced that it has won a contract for the expansion, financing, construction and management over six years of the El Tepual - Puerto Montt airport, in consortium with Agunsa. This marks the company's entry into the airport concession business in Chile.

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MegaProject 1239: US$470 million 4G road project in Colombia reaches financial close

MegaProject 1239: US$470 million 4G road project in Colombia reaches financial close

🕔Apr 12, 2018

APP GICA S.A. has obtained the financing necessary to achieve financial close of the Girardot-Ibagué-Cajamarca (GICA) road PPP projectAPP GICA was created by Constructora Colpatria, Mincivil, Termotécnica Coindustrial, Latinco and HB Estructuras Metálicas after they were awarded the concession contract in 2015.

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MegaProject 1238: Tender launched for US$200 million road project in Brazil

MegaProject 1238: Tender launched for US$200 million road project in Brazil

🕔Apr 11, 2018

The Secretariat of Infrastructure of Bahia, a state in the north-east of Brazil, has launched the tender for the operation, maintenance and revitalization of the BA-052 road, popularly known as the "Bean Route", as well as the construction of a bridge-crossing over the São Francisco River between the municipalities of Xique-Xique and Barra.

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MegaProject 1237: RFEOI launched for multi-billion metro PPP in Bogotá

MegaProject 1237: RFEOI launched for multi-billion metro PPP in Bogotá

🕔Apr 10, 2018

The state-owned Bogotá Metro Company (EMB - Empresa Metro de Bogotá) and Financiera de Desarrollo Nacional (FDN), Colombia's development finance institution, have issued a Request for Expressions of Interest to parties interested in participating in the tender process to select a suitable partner to take responsibility for the preliminary studies, design, financing, construction, procurement, testing, commissioning, operation and maintenance of the first section of Line 1 of the Bogotá Metro.

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Bids for convention centre PPP in Brasilia to be opened today

Bids for convention centre PPP in Brasilia to be opened today

🕔Mar 27, 2018

Bids to manage the Ulysses Guimarães Convention Centre in Brasilia, the capital of Brazil, through a 25-year public-private partnership will be opened today. The tender is being conducted by the Secretariat of Public-Private Partnerships, which belongs to the Treasury Department of the Brazilian government, and has been in development since 2016.

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Brazilian state planning US$3 billion rail project

Brazilian state planning US$3 billion rail project

🕔Mar 22, 2018

The State of Paraná, located in the south of Brazil, has commissioned four feasibility studies of possible railway concessions with an estimated investment of BRL10 billion (US$3.03 billion).

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DP World acquires stake in Peru's second largest container terminal

DP World acquires stake in Peru's second largest container terminal

🕔Mar 21, 2018

DP World has announced that it has acquired Cosmos Agencia Maritima S.A.C. (CAM) for US$315.7 million. Based in Peru, CAM owns a 50% stake in Terminales Portuários Euroandinos S. A., in the Port of Paita (north-east Peru), which is the second largest container terminal in the country.

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Government of Chile extends Abertis' highway concession in exchange for new investments

Government of Chile extends Abertis' highway concession in exchange for new investments

🕔Mar 19, 2018

The Government of Chile has authorised VíasChile, a company owned by Abertis (80%) and ADIA (20%), to undertake new investments in Autopista del Sol (Ruta 78), in exchange for an extension of the concession term by almost two years.

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MegaProject 1223: Argentina to launch US$2.3-billion rail network PPP

MegaProject 1223: Argentina to launch US$2.3-billion rail network PPP

🕔Mar 15, 2018

Argentina's Ministry of Transport and Pubic Works has launched the tender for a new commuter rail network to service the Greater Buenos Aires metropolitan area. 

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MegaProject 1215: Brazil to terminate Viracopos airport concession

MegaProject 1215: Brazil to terminate Viracopos airport concession

🕔Mar 2, 2018

The Brazilian National Civil Aviation Agency (ANAC) has launched the administrative proceeding for the cancellation of the concession for Viracopos airport in the state of São Paulo.

 

 

 

 

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MegaProject 1213: US$4.6 billion metro concession in São Paulo cancelled

MegaProject 1213: US$4.6 billion metro concession in São Paulo cancelled

🕔Feb 27, 2018

Move São Paulo S.A., a special purpose vehicle of a consortium comprising Odebrecht Transport, Construtora Queiroz Galvão, UTC Participações and Eco Realty Investment Fund, has requested the termination of its concession contract for Line 6 of the metro system of the state of São Paulo, south-east Brazil.

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Brazilian municipality plans digital clocks PPP

Brazilian municipality plans digital clocks PPP

🕔Feb 16, 2018

The Municipality of Porto Alegre has conducted a public consultation of a concession for the installation of digital clocks in the city. The scope of the concession is the production, installation, maintenance and operation of 168 digital electronic clocks in the municipality, which is located in southern Brazil.

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Tender launched for sports centre concession in Brasília

Tender launched for sports centre concession in Brasília

🕔Feb 14, 2018

The Development Agency of the Federal District of Brazil, which contains the capital city Brasília, has launched the tender for the operation and maintenance of the Brasília Sports Centre, called Arenaplex.

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