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Projects at the 14th Latin American Infrastructure Leadership Forum

 

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Strategic Projects

Plan Belgrano
Sector: Various
Location: Argentina
Value: US $16 billion
Stage: Planning
Project Sponsor: Unidad Plan Belgrano
Project Presenter: Lic. Ignacio Bruera

The Plan Belgrano is a newly presented government program that aims to develop Argentina's social and productive sectors within ten pronvinces in the north of the country. The project will require an investment of US$16 billion in a span of 10 years, and additional investments to provide rehabilitation and housing solutions for 250,000 families. The project is currently in its Conceptual stage.

Paseo del Bajo
Sector: Highways
Location: Argentina
Stage: Tendering
Project Sponsor: Ministerio de Desarrollo Urbano y Transporte de la Ciudad de Buenos Aires
Project Presenter: Marcelo Palacio, Subsecretario de Obras, Ministerio de Desarrollo Urbano y Transporte de la Ciudad de Buenos Aires

The Paseo del Bajo Urban Highway is a US$650 million project that will connect the Illia and Buenos Aires-La Plata highways and will be exclusive to trucks and buses. The project will reduce traffic in the area and it will feature a lane for pedestrian and bicycles, along with green areas. The project is expected to finish in 2019.

Agua Negra Binational Tunnel
Sector: Highways - Tunnel
Location: Argentina
Value: US $1.7 billion
Stage: Design
Project Presenter: Julio Ortiz Andino, Minister of Planning and Infrastructure, Provincia de San Juan

The Agua Negra Binational Tunnel is a US$1.4 billion project that will connect the Chilean region of Coquimbo with the San Juan province in Argentina. This project's objective is to faciliate trade between both countries and to provide Argentina with access to Asian Pacific commerce. The project is currently in its design stage and expected to enter the tendering process in 2017.

 

PORTS & LOGISTICS

Terminal Multiuso en Puerto de Santa Fe
Sector: Ports
Location: Argentina
Stage: Re-tendering
Project Sponsor: Ministerio de Economia de la Provincia de Santa Fe
Project Presenter: Gonzalo Saglione, Ministro Economia, Ministerio de Economia de la Provincia de Santa Fe

Nuevas Terminales Atlántico Sur y Cambiemos Buenos Aires
Sector: Ports
Location: Argentina
Value: USD$13 billion
Project Presenter: Ricardo Alessandrelli

Brazilian Port Leasing Program: Six Agricultural Port Concessions in the State of Pará
Sector: Ports
Location: Brazil
Value: US $445 million
Project Sponsor: Comisión Nacional de Energía
Project Presenter: Jorge Ernesto Sanchez Ruiz, Coordenação-Geral de Modelagem e Outorgas do Departamento de Outorgas Portuárias, Secretaria de Portos

The Concession of Six ports in the state of Pará, Brazil aims to increase the grain handling capacity at the ports of the northern arc of the country. The concessions are expected to increase current transport capacity for bulk solids by at least 160% by 2020 (8.5 million tons to 22.1 million tons). The auction is expected to take place this year.

Port of Zarate Terminal Project
Sector: Ports
Location: Argentina
Project Presenter: Raul Cruz Moneta, Director, Puerto Piapsa

Modernización Logistica del Puerto de Rosario
Sector: Ports
Location: Argentina
Project Presenter: Ing. Alejandro Calvo, Coordinador de la Comisión de Transporte, Infraestructura e Hidrovía, Bolsa de Comercio de Rosario, Argentina

 

AIRPORTS

Re-Tendering Expansion of Airport Diego Aracena
Sector: Airports
Location: Chile
Value: US $70 million
Stage: Re-tendering
Project Sponsor: MOP
Project Presenter: Rodrigo Urzúa, Jefe Desarrollo y Licitacion de Proyectos, Ministerio de Obras Publicas de Chile

The new concession of the Aiport Diego Aracena aims to expand and renovate the passenger terminals. Moreover, it will begin service for 2 more arrival gates, develop the inside and outside mobility of the airpot, expand parking zones, provide new aeronautical instalations, and expand the parking zone for airplanes. The project will bring an expansion of 10.500 m2 to the airport.

Aeropuerto Internacional de la Ciudad de Mexico (AICM)
Sector: Airports
Location: Mexico
Value: US $3.2 billion
Stage: Design
Project Sponsor: Grupo Aeroportuario de la Ciudad de México (GACM)
Project Presenter: Jose Luis Romo, Director of Planning, Outreach and Strategy, Grupo Aeroportuario de la Ciudad de México (GACM)

Caxias do Sul Airport
Sector: Airports
Location: Brazil
Project Sponsor: CMCI
Project Presenter: Arnildo Schildt, Director Executivo, CMCI

Aeropuerto Internacional Silvio Pettirossi*
Sector: Airports
Location: Paraguay
Project Sponsor: Ministry of Public Works and Communication
Project Presenter: Lilian Canete, Director, Procurement Operations Unit, Ministry of Public Works and Communication

Modernization of La Aurora International Airport PPP
Sector: Airports
Location: Guatemala
Value: US $200 Milllion
Stage: Feasibility Study
Project Sponsor: Agencia Nacional de Alianzas para el Desarrollo de Infraestructura Económica (ANADIE)
Project Presenter: Ingra. Lucrecia Ruiz, Directora Ejecutiva en Funciones, ANADIE

 

RAIL & URBAN MASS TRANSIT

Regional Express Network for Buenos Aires
Sector: Railway - Passenger
Location: Argentina
Value: US $1.8 billion
Stage: Announced
Project Sponsor: Ministerio de Transporte
Project Presenter: Germán Bussi, Secretario de Planeamiento, Ministerio de Transporte

The Red de Expresos Regionales is a US$1.8 billion project that aims to connect multiple railways in order to improve the daily commute within the city. The project will build 16km that will extend the already existing 800km around the metropolitan region through 3 phases in 6-8 years. The first phase is expected to benefit 70% of users. Moreover, the project is expected to double the current travel rate of 1.4 million per day.

Algorta-Fray Bentos Railway PPP
Sector: Railway
Location: Uruguay
Value: US $1 Billion
Stage: Tendering, 6/23/2016
Project Sponsor: AFE
Project Presenter: Wilfredo Rodriguez, Presidente, AFE, Uruguay

The Algorta-Fray Bentos Railway PPP is a US$90 million project that aims to rehabilitate and subsequently maintain the Algorta-Fray Bentos railway track segment. The winner of the tender will provide such services for a period of 30 years. The length of the segment is 141.192km and the project will improve the weight and speed capacity of the railway.

Proyecto Tren de Cercanía Asunción – Ypacaraí
Sector: Urban Mass Transit - Light Rail
Location: Paraguay
Value: US $300 Milllion
Stage: Tendered
Project Sponsor: FEPASA
Project Presenter: Ing. Roberto Salinas, Presidente, Ferrocarriles del Paraguay Sociedad Anónima

Corredor BRT Alameda-Providencia
Sector: Urban Mass Transit - BRT
Location: Chile
Project Sponsor: Directorio de Transporte Público Metropolitano
Project Presenter: Loreto Wahr, Gerente Infraustructura, Directorio de Transporte Público Metropolitano

Metro Riel
Sector: Urban Mass Transit
Location: Guatemala
Value: US $620 Milllion
Stage: Feasibility Study
Project Sponsor: Municipalidad de Guatemala & ANADIE
Project Presenter: Ingra. Lucrecia Ruiz, Directora Ejecutiva en Funciones, ANADIE

 

HIGHWAYS & BRIDGES

Ruta Nahuelbuta & Américo Vespucio Oriente Highway
Sector: Highways
Location: Chile
Value: US $1.1 Billion
Stage: Tendering
Project Sponsor: MOP
Project Presenter: Rodrigo Urzúa, Jefe Desarrollo y Licitacion de Proyectos, Ministerio de Obras Publicas de Chile

Argentina's National Road Infrastructure Plan
Sector: Highways
Location: Argentina
Project Sponsor: Ministerio de Transporte
Project Presenter: Javier Iguacel, Director de Vialidad Nacional, Ministerio de Transporte

Buenos Aires Regional Roads
Sector: Highways
Location: Argentina
Project Sponsor: Provincia de Buenos Aires
Project Presenter: Edgardo Cenzon, Ministro de Infraestructura y Servicios Publicos, Provincia de Buenos Aires

Itaparica Bridge*
Sector: Bridges
Location: Brazil
Value: $2.9 Billion
Stage: Planning
Project Sponsor: Secretaria de Planejamento do Estado da Bahia
Project Presenter: Romeu Temporal, Assessor Especial, Secretaria de Planejamento do Estado da Bahia

Sao Paulo Highway PPP: Lote D - Florínea Igarapava
Sector: Highways
Location: Brazil
Project Sponsor: Unidade de PPPs do Estado de São Paulo
Project Presenter: Isadora Chansky Cohen, Director, Unidade de PPPs do Estado de São Paulo

 

ENERGY

1,000 MW Public Renewable Energy Auction
Sector: Renewable Generation
Location: Argentina
Stage: Auction
Project Sponsor: Ministerio de Energía y Mineria
Project Presenter: Sebastiand Kind, Subsecretario de Recursos de Recursos Renovables, Ministerio de Energía y Mineria

The 1,000 MW Public Renewable Energy Auction aims to boost the renewables industry in the country and meet their 3,000 MW target by 2019. The project is estimated to cost US$1.3 billion and it will be auctioned in May this year.

13,750GW Energy Supply Tenders
Sector: Energy Auction
Location: Chile
Value: US $1.3 billion
Project Sponsor: Licitación para Suministro de Potencia y Energía Electrica por 13,750GW
Project Presenter: Andrés Romero Celedón, Secretario Ejecutivo, Comisión Nacional de Energía

The aim of the tendering of supply contracts with chilean electricity distributors is to award 13,750 GWh/year to supply the needs of regulated customers of distribution companies over the next 20
years. This supply is valued in excess of US$24 billion. This project will enter the tendering stage on July 27th this year.

Vaca Muerta Shale*
Sector: Oil & Gas
Location: Argentina
Stage: Development

The Vaca Muerta Shale is a $500 million project that aims to explore and develop the Vaca Muerta formation in the Neuquén Basin in the Province of Neuquén in Argentina over the next three years. The company in charge of leading this project is the government-owned Yacimientos Petrolíferos Fiscales (YPF).

Development of Argentina's Energy Projects
Sector: Electricity
Location: Argentina
Stage: Tendering
Project Sponsor: Ministerio de Energía y Mineria
Project Presenter: Daniel Redondo, Secretario de Planeamiento Energético Estratégico, Ministerio de Energía y Mineria

75-MW El Tambolar Hydropower Plant
Sector: Hydroelectric
Location: Argentina
Project Sponsor: Energía Provincial Sociedad del Estado
Project Presenter: Víctor Doña, President, Energía Provincial Sociedad del Estado

Smart Grid Technology
Sector: Electrical Grid
Location: USA & Worldwide
Project Sponsor: Grid Energy
Project Presenter: Job Henning, CEO

 

WATER

Argentina's National Water Infrastructure Plan
Sector: Water
Location: Argentina
Project Sponsor: Secretaria de Obras Públicas
Project Presenter: Pablo Bereciartua, Subsecretario de Recursos Hídricos, Secretaria de Obras Públicas

The Plan Nacional de Aguas de Argentina is a recently announced goverment plan that aims to provide clean water access to the province of Tucumán. Moreover, the project aims to mitigate unemployment levels in Argentina since it will create 200,000 jobs, according to president Macri.

Programa Integral Sistema Cacique Guaymallen
Sector: Water
Location: Argentina
Value: $600 Million
Project Sponsor: Departamento General de Irrigació
Project Presenter: Jose Luis Alvarez, Superintendent, Mendoza Irrigation Department

Rio Colorado Water Project
Sector: Water
Location: Argentina
Project Presenter: Oscar Ercole, Gerente General, 5 de Septiembre S.A

Engepoxi Waste Recycling Project
Sector: Wastewater
Location: Brazil
Project Presenter: Arnildo Schildt, Director Executivo, CMCI

 

HOUSING

Social Housing Development Project
Sector: Housing
Location: Colombia
Stage: Completed
Project Sponsor: UNOPS
Project Presenter: Giuseppe Mancinelli, Deputy Director, Latin America and the Caribbean Regional Office, UNOPS