CCR has agreed to acquire a further 48.15% in Aeris Holding, which owns the concession to operate San José airport in Costa Rica, for US$60 million. The acquisition increases CCR's stake in the company from 49% to 97.15%.
Infrastructure/PPP news in Costa Rica
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.
Costa Rica’s Ministry of Public Works and Transportation (MOPT) has announced that the construction works of the new Metropolitan International Airport will start next year. The first stage of the terminal is scheduled to be fully operational by 2027.
Costa Rica’s Ministry of Public Works and Transportation (MOPT) has announced that it is considering an unsolicited prefeasibility study for the San José metro system.
Aeris Holdings Costa Rica has refinanced the debt of the Juan Santamaría International Airport PPP, Costa Rica's main airport.
The Government of Costa Rica has paid off a US$28.5 million compensation to Brazilian construction company OAS for canceling the PPP contract to expand the San Jose-San Ramon Highway.