Projects - Weekly snapshot

Publicada en 24/07/2017

Áreas de Práctica: Financiamiento de Proyectos

 


From Tuesday, July 18th to Monday, July 24th, 2017

SPOTLIGHT

The Minister of Transport and Communications, Bruno Giuffra, reported on the status of the portfolio of projects of his ministry

The head of the Ministry of Transport and Communications, Bruno Giuffra, gave details of the status of the main projects of his portfolio and the progress of these for the next two years. In that sense, he informed that they are preparing a special law to boost the execution of logistic projects in the country, with the purpose of creating an interconnected network between ports and airports for the transportation of cargo and merchandise. In this regard, the minister stated that the intention of the ministry is to grant in concession to the private sector all the airports belonging to the Peruvian Corporation of Airports and Commercial Aviation - CORPAC.

On the other hand, the minister reported that it is expected that the declaration of interest and the award of the Port of Salaverry project will be achieved this year, which will guarantee an investment of US$ 215 million from the private sector.

Regarding road projects, the minister reported that currently the ministry has 6 projects of alternative roads to the Central Highway that will be evaluated to determine their feasibility. Additionally, regarding the project "Longitudinal of the Sierra Tranche 4", he reported that they are evaluating solutions to the problem of the technical file of the project, generated by the change in the applicable regulations.

Regarding the railway projects, the minister informed that he will propose the technical study for a new line of the Metro of Lima. Regarding the Line 3, the ministry is working to get the project awarded before the end of the year.

Finally, he informed that the law project that seeks to create the Autonomous Authority of Transportation in Lima, which will be responsible for the administration of public transport in the country's capital, is ready and it will be sent to the congress in no longer than 10 days.

The Ministry of Transport and Communications announced that next Tuesday, July 25th, it will sign the seventh addendum to the concession agreement of the Jorge Chávez International Airport project

The minister Bruno Giuffra reported that on Tuesday, July 25th, the ministry would execute the new addendum to the concession contract of the Jorge Chávez International Airport, in order to implement the project to expand the airport, which includes the construction of a second landtrack within the next 4 years and construction of the new passenger terminal, within the next 5 years.

The minister confirmed that 10 years will be recognized as an extension of the concession term of the project due to the delay in the delivery of the land for the execution of the aforementioned projects. The investment required for the works to be executed under this seventh addendum will be approximately US$ 1,500 million.

MONDAY 24

  • The company J.E. Constructores Generales plans to build at least four industrial plants in Lima and provinces. The company also reported that it will participate in the bidding process for the development of projects of the Panamerican Games Lima 2019 (Gestión).

  • The Minister of Transport and Communications, Bruno Giuffra, declared that the award of the project "Peripheral Ring Road" is scheduled for August 13th, 2018. He also informed that the project "Port of Salaverry" will be declared of interest this year, as well as the award of the project "Huancayo Huacavelica Railway" (Gestión).


SATURDAY 22

  • The Minister of Transport and Communications, Bruno Giuffra, informed that the project "Line 2 of the Metro of Lima and Callao" would be completed by the end of 2022, according to the new schedule of works that currently is being prepared (Gestión).


FRIDAY 21

  • The Peruvian government informed that it is evaluating the best alternative to enable the exit of Odebrecht from the "Olmos" project. The Brazilian company won the appeal against the court decision that prevented it from transferring its assets in the project (Gestión).

  • China National Petroleum Corporation presented to Perúpetro a development plan for the lot 58, with an estimated investment of US$ 2,000 million (Gestión).

  • The Ministry of Transport and Communications announced that next Tuesday, July 25th, it will sign the seventh addendum to the concession agreement of the Jorge Chávez International Airport project (Gestión).

  • The Minister of Transport and Communications, Bruno Giuffra, announced that the government reached an agreement with the concessionaire of the project "Line 2 of the Metro of Lima and Callao" to achieve the restart of its construction (Gestión).


THURSDAY 20

  • The Ministry of Energy and Mines announced that it expects to award the Michiquillay mining project, with an estimated investment of US$ 1 billion, next November 15th (Gestión).


WEDNESDAY 19

  • The company Solgas informed that in the next 5 years it will execute an investment plan for a total ammount of US$ 140 million, which includes the expansion of its LPG plant in Ventanilla, Lima (Gestión).

  • Parque Arauco informed that it is preparing the execution of a mall project in the city of Chiclayo (Gestión).

  • The French company POMA expressed its interest in developing the cable car project in San Cristóbal hill (Lima), with and investment estimated at US$ 10 million (Gestión).

  • The Organizing Committee of the Panamerican Games Lima 2019 announced that 44 companies have been qualified to participate in the tender for the project of a new sport village for the event, which will be located in Villa el Salvador (Semana Económica).


TUESDAY 18

  • It is reported that Odebrecht maintains conversations with China's state power company "China Three Gorges" regarding the selling of the Chaglla hydroelectric project for more than US$ 1 billion (Gestión).

  • The board of creditors of the Minera Castrovirreyna Corporation approved the agreement to liquidate the company, which includes the auctioning of its assets (including two mining projects in Huancavelica) (Gestión).

  • The second auction of the assets of Doe Run Perú, held on July 6, was declared deserted. The next meeting will be celebrated next July 26th (Gestión).


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