On january 29, 2014, Brazil's Ministry of Transport has published the tender notice for companies interested in executing the feasibility studies for the Rio-Niterói Bridge concession project.
President Costa e Silva Bridge, commonly known as the Rio-Niteroi Bridge, is currently a box girder bridge crossing Guanabara Bay, in the State of Rio de Janeiro in Brazil. It connects the city of Rio de Janeiro and the municipality of Niterói.
The feasibility studies will help for the re-concession of the bridge. The term of the current contract expires in May 2015 and the current concessionaire is CCR .
The feasibility studies must include:
Operation: equipment, devices and systems required for operation of maritime transport;
The deadline for registration is 10 days after the publication of the PMI, which was on 29 January 2014. The deadline for submission of studies is 120 days.