Projects - Weekly snapshot

Publicada en 26/06/2017

Áreas de Práctica: Financiamiento de Proyectos

 


From Tuesday, June 20th to Monday, June 26th, 2017

SPOTLIGHT

The Ministry of Energy and Mines announced that the project "Massive Use of Natural Gas – Natural Gas Pipeline Network across the Regions of Apurimac, Ayacucho, Huancavelica, Junín, Cusco, Puno and Ucayali", with an estimate investment of US $ 350 million, will be awarded in December of this year

The Vice Minister of Energy, Arturo Vásquez, declared that the project, which will facilitate the transport of natural gas from Camisea to seven regions of central and southern Peru and that will require an investment of US $ 350 million, will be awarded in December of this year. Previously, ProInversión announced that it had the interest of four international companies (one Bolivian, two Colombian and one Spanish) in develop the project.

The project plans to supply natural gas to 100,000 users in the first eight years of concession term, being the most ambitious project for the massification of natural gas. The two projects that have already been awarded for the distribution of natural gas in the north and south west of the country, whose total investment reached US$ 260 million, will start commercial operation in July of this year.

Finally, the Vice Minister mentioned that a private initiative has been received by the Ministry of Energy and Mines to execute a natural gas massification project in the Tumbes region, whose investment would require US $ 26 million. The initiative is currently being evaluated.

The port operator “Terminales Portuarios Chancay” will begin the construction of the first phase of the Chancay port in October, with an investment of US$ 420 million. The parent company of the operator is searching of a partner for the financing of the project

The General Manager of the company, José Noriega Lores, declared that by October two contractors will be working on the construction of a tunnel and the maritime works required by the project. The works will start four months later than scheduled, since to date the preliminary work have reached 81% of advance.

The construction of the tunnel comprises an underground construction of 1.8 kilometers below the city of Chancay and the Panamericana Norte Highway, which will comprise a two-way three-lane track and a mineral transport belt. This tunnel will connect the port with the future industrial complex of the city. The maritime works include the installation of a 275-meter dock, as well as the installation of conveyor belts.

Regarding the advances in the logistic complex near the port, the General Manager informed that it is in the stage of design and basic engineering.

MONDAY 26

  • Consorcio Transportadora Salaverry reported that the works on the first two (of five) stages of the Salaverry port modernization project will take place over a period of five (5) years. The estimated project investment is US$ 220 million (Gestión).

  • The company Agroindustrias San Jacinto received the definitive concession to develop a thermal power plant in Ancash, with an installed capacity of 21.74 megawatts (Gestión).

  • The Minister of Economy and Finance, Fernando Zavala, stated that by the year 2018 the portfolio of investment projects will be close to US$ 9 billion, excluding the "Gasoducto Sur Peruano" project (Gestión).


SUNDAY 25

  • The company Backus AB Inbev expressed its interest in participating in the project for the construction of three (3) dams and a conduit and diversion channel in La Libertad, with a total estimated investment of US$ 37 million (Gestión).


FRIDAY 23

  • The port operator “Terminales Portuarios Chancay” will begin the construction of the first phase of the Chancay port in October, with an investment of US$ 420 million. The parent company of the operator is searching of a partner for the financing of the project (Gestión).

  • The governments of Peru and Chile have requested the Inter-American Development Bank to finance the study of the electric interconnection project between both countries (Gestión).


THURSDAY 22

  • The second round of the auction of assets of the company Doe Run Peru will be held on July 6th. The base price of the assets has been set at US$ 271.7 million (Gestión).

  • The Ministry of Energy and Mines announced that the project "Massive Use of Natural Gas – Natural Gas Pipeline Network across the Regions of Apurimac, Ayacucho, Huancavelica, Junín, Cusco, Puno and Ucayali", with an estimate investment of US $ 350 million, will be awarded in December of this year (Gestión).


WEDNESDAY 21

  • APM Terminals will begin the construction works for the improvement of the dock 7 of the port of Callao towards the end of 2017, with an estimated investment of US$ 12 million. In May, the company submitted the formal request for the redesign of the northern terminal of the mentioned port (Gestión).

  • Banmédica will invest in Peru US$ 40 in the next three (3) years, for the expansion and improvement of its clinics (Gestión).

  • TISUR plans to expand the port of Matarani to increase its cargo capacity (Gestión).

  • Under its investment plan of more than US$ 39 million in several countries, Nice Cold Corp will build a production plant in Peru (Gestión).

  • According to the Agency for the Supervision of Private Investment in Telecommunications (OSIPTEL), an investment of US$ 3.5 billion is required to reduce the infrastructure breach of antennas the country (Gestión).


TUESDAY 20

  • Shougang Hierro Peru will receive a US$ 500 million financing from ICBC, which will use for the second stage of the expansion project of its Marcona plant (Gestión).

  • The Organizing Committee of the Panamerican Games Lima 2019 announced the execution of expansion and improvement projects of roads in coordination with the Municipality of Lima, the Regional Government of Callao and the municipalities involved. It also announced the estimated execution of US$ 615 million in infrastructure projects for the locations of the events, as well as US$ 923 million for the execution of road works (Gestión).

  • The Minister of Transport and Communications, Bruno Giuffra, announced that there are six (6) projects of alternative routes to the Central Highway that could be executed since this year (Gestión).

  • The Government has not yet decided the mechanism for the execution of the works of the project "International Airport of Chinchero", nor has it reached an agreement with the concessionaire Kuntur Wasi on the deadline for the termination of the concession agreement of such project  (Gestión ).

 


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