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Brazil to auction concessions for 2,600 km of transmission lines

Brazil to auction concessions for 2,600 km of transmission lines

🕔May 18, 2018

The Brazilian government has announced that the National Electricity Energy Agency (ANEEL) will auction concessions for the construction, operation and maintenance of approximately 2,600 km of transmission lines on 28 June 2018.

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Brazilian airport concessionaire files for bankruptcy protection

Brazilian airport concessionaire files for bankruptcy protection

🕔May 11, 2018

Triunfo Participações e Investimentos S.A. has announced that Aeroportos Brasil SA (ABSA), in which it holds a 45% stake, has filed a request for Judicial Recovery of its subsidiaries, Aeroportos Brasil Viracopos S.A. and Viracopos Estacionamentos S.A. This means that the company is seeking legal protection from creditors.

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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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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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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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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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MegaProject 1097: The Secretariat of Urban Development publishes national competition for Light Rail Vehicle PPP Project

MegaProject 1097: The Secretariat of Urban Development publishes national competition for Light Rail Vehicle PPP Project

🕔Feb 5, 2018

The State of Bahia, through the Secretariat of Urban Development (SEDUR), has launched a tender process for the development of the Light Rail Vehicle (VLT) of Salvador through the PPP model.

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MegaProject 1092: CCR wins US$3 billion São Paulo metro concession

MegaProject 1092: CCR wins US$3 billion São Paulo metro concession

🕔Jan 29, 2018

The State Department of Metropolitan Transportation (STM) of the government of São Paulo has awarded a 20-year concession concerning two of the city's metro lines to the Via Mobilidade consortium. The consortium comprises CCR (83.4%) and RuasInvest (16.6%).

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MegaProject 1091: São Paulo government launch US$2 billion housing PPP

MegaProject 1091: São Paulo government launch US$2 billion housing PPP

🕔Jan 26, 2018

The government of São Paulo, through the Municipal Housing Department (Secretaria Municipal da Habitação) and the Metropolitan Housing Unit of São Paulo (COHAB-SP - Companhia Metropolitana de Habitação de São Paulo), has launched its first housing public-private partnership project. The project entails the construction of 34,000 houses over a period of six years. It will require an investment of BRL7 billion (US$2.18 billion).

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New bill to regulate existing concessions to be signed in Brazil

New bill to regulate existing concessions to be signed in Brazil

🕔Jan 22, 2018

In the coming weeks, the President of Brazil, Michel Temer, is expected to sign a bill regulating the concessions made during the administration of former president Dilma Rousseff. The main clause in the bill will allow companies who take on an existing concession to pay off any outstanding debt.

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Preferred bidder selected for Rodoanel Mário Covas highway PPP in Brazil

Preferred bidder selected for Rodoanel Mário Covas highway PPP in Brazil

🕔Jan 16, 2018

Ecorodovias Infraestrutura e Logística Ltda. has announced that it placed first in the international tender for the concession to finance and provide public operations and maintenance services on the northern section of the Rodoanel Mário Covas highway in São Paulo​ for 30 years as from the date the contract comes into force.

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São Paulo state initiates pubic consultation for the development of a PPP housing scheme

São Paulo state initiates pubic consultation for the development of a PPP housing scheme

🕔Jan 5, 2018

The State of São Paulo, through the Department of Housing, initiated the public consultation procedure for its new public-private partnership for housing.

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Brazilian state of Bahia conducts public consultation of highway PPP

Brazilian state of Bahia conducts public consultation of highway PPP

🕔Dec 28, 2017

A public consultation of the BA-052 Road System public-private partnership has been initiated by the Secretary of Infrastructure, in Bahia, Brazil, where the project is located. Bahia is a state in the north-east of the country.

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Eleven concessions to be signed in Brazil following power auction

Eleven concessions to be signed in Brazil following power auction

🕔Dec 19, 2017

Eleven concessions concerning power transmission lines in Brazil have been awarded, following an auction by the Ministry of Mines and Energy on Friday 15 December. The eleven lots collectively include 4,919km of transmission lines and substations with a total capacity of 10,416 MVA, and represent BRL8.75 billion (US$2.66 billion) in investments.

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DP World increases stake in Embraport in Santos, Brazil

DP World increases stake in Embraport in Santos, Brazil

🕔Dec 18, 2017

DP World has completed the acquisition of an additional 66.67% stake in Empresa Brasileira de Terminais Portuários (Embraport) in Brazil from Odebrecht Transport (OTP).

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Arteris signs the Via Paulista concession agreement

Arteris signs the Via Paulista concession agreement

🕔Nov 3, 2017

Arteris, Abertis's Brazilian subsidiary, has signed the concession agreement of Via Paulista; which lays on 35 municipalities in different regions in the state of São Paulo.

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