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Infrastructure/PPP news in Central and South America

EOI for Colombian road PPP

EOI for Colombian road PPP

🕔Sep 22, 2017

The government of La Guajira has issued a request of Expressions of Interest (EOI) to invite companies to participate in the tender process for another road PPP project.

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ACS sells road concession in Chile

ACS sells road concession in Chile

🕔Sep 15, 2017

Spanish construction group ACS has announced that it has sold its 51% stake in Chilean highway concessionaire Ruta del Canal, which it owned through subsidiary Concesiones Viarias Chile.

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MegaProject 1008: DP World launches construction of a US$1bn-port in Ecuador

MegaProject 1008: DP World launches construction of a US$1bn-port in Ecuador

🕔Sep 13, 2017

DP World has started the construction of the greenfield multi-purpose port project at Posorja, at the delta of the Guayas River. 

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Peru signs Amazon Waterway concession

Peru signs Amazon Waterway concession

🕔Sep 13, 2017

The consortium formed by Sinohydro and Construccion y Administracion S.A. (CASA) has signed a concession contract with the Peruvian Ministry of Transport and Communications for the Amazon waterway (Hidrovía Amazónica) PPP project.

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CMPort acquires Brazil's Second  largest port

CMPort acquires Brazil's Second largest port

🕔Sep 7, 2017

China Merchants Port Holdings Company Limited has announced it has entered into the share purchase agreement with TCP Participações S.A. to acquire 90% stake of the Port of Paranaguá in Brazil, from TCP  for BRL 2.89 billion (US$920 million).

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MegaProject 1003: Argentina launches request for EOIs for US$9.5 billion water projects

MegaProject 1003: Argentina launches request for EOIs for US$9.5 billion water projects

🕔Sep 5, 2017

The Government of Argentina has launched a a call for expressions of interest (EOI) for the development of a total of 38 water infrastructure projects, some of them to be structured as public-private partnerships (PPP). The total estimated value for all the projects reaches US$9.5 billion.

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MegaProject 999: GyM Ferrovías signs Financial Closing for the Expansion of Line 1 of the Lima Metro

MegaProject 999: GyM Ferrovías signs Financial Closing for the Expansion of Line 1 of the Lima Metro

🕔Aug 30, 2017

GyM Ferrovías has concluded the financial closing of the expansion project of Line 1 of the Lima Metro.

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Bids for Norman Manley International Airport to be submitted

Bids for Norman Manley International Airport to be submitted

🕔Aug 30, 2017

The prequalified teams for the Jamaica's Norman Manley International Airport (NMIA) are preparing their bids, which will be submitted in January.

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Financial close for Honduras airport PPP

Financial close for Honduras airport PPP

🕔Aug 28, 2017

The International Airport of Palmerola PPP in Honduras has achieved financial close.

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Single bidder for Chile's Nahuelbuta road

Single bidder for Chile's Nahuelbuta road

🕔Aug 25, 2017

Chile’s Ministry of Public Works (MOP) has received only one bid for the Ruta Nahuelbuta road project (Highway 180).

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Pre-qualification of contractors for a bridge in Guyana

Pre-qualification of contractors for a bridge in Guyana

🕔Aug 24, 2017

The Government of Guyana is moving along with its plan to construct a new Demerara River Bridge and will soon commence the process of pre-qualifying contractors for the project.

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New investments in Argentinian highway in exchange for the extension of the contract

New investments in Argentinian highway in exchange for the extension of the contract

🕔Aug 23, 2017

Autopistas del Sol S.A. (Ausol), together with the National Road Agency (Dirección Nacional de Vialidad), under the Transportation Ministry of Argentina, have signed a memorandum that formally initiates the process to extend its concession contract for an additional 10 years.

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Sacyr achieves FC for Uruguay road PPP

Sacyr achieves FC for Uruguay road PPP

🕔Aug 18, 2017

Sacyr Concesiones has announced it has achieved financial close for the Road Corridors 21 and 24 in Uruguay.

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Grupo Argos sells 50% of ports portfolio to Goldman Sachs

Grupo Argos sells 50% of ports portfolio to Goldman Sachs

🕔Aug 17, 2017

Grupo Argos, a Colombian infrastructure, energy and cement investor, has signed a share purchase agreement with West Street Infrastructure Partners III, investment fund managed by Goldman Sachs, so that the latter acquires 50% of the ports operator Compañía de Puertos Asociados (Compas).

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ACCIONA sells toll road in Chile to Globalvia

ACCIONA sells toll road in Chile to Globalvia

🕔Aug 16, 2017

ACCIONA has reached an agreement to sell its 100% stake in Ruta 160 toll road in Chile to Globalvia.

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ANI cancels rail concession

ANI cancels rail concession

🕔Aug 11, 2017

Colombia's national infrastructure agency ANI has canceled a contract to repair and operate a 498-kilometer railway.

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Puerto Rico seeks P3 advisors

Puerto Rico seeks P3 advisors

🕔Aug 10, 2017

The Puerto Rico Public-Private Partnerships Authority (PPPA) has issued a request for qualifications (RFQ) to update its list of qualified advisors.

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Peru's ProInversión seeks EOIs for Salaverry Port

Peru's ProInversión seeks EOIs for Salaverry Port

🕔Aug 9, 2017

Peru’s private investment promotion agency (ProInversión) is seeking expressions of interest from private sector developers for a long-term concession based modernization and redevelopment of the port terminal at Salaverry.

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MegaProject 983: Atlantia wins Vespucio Oriente II concession in Chile

MegaProject 983: Atlantia wins Vespucio Oriente II concession in Chile

🕔Aug 3, 2017

Atlantia, through its Chilean subsidiary Grupo Costanera, has been awarded the tender for the concession of the project Américo Vespucio Oriente Príncipe de Gales - Los Presidentes (AVO II) in Chile.

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WSP Announces Acquisition of LatAm firm Poch

WSP Announces Acquisition of LatAm firm Poch

🕔Jul 26, 2017

WSP Global Inc. has announced that it is pursuing its expansion in Latin America through the acquisition of Poch, a 730-employee professional services firm based in Chile. The firm has additional offices in Peru, Colombia and Mexico.

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