Construction and Concession of a bridge linking Salvador to the Itaparica Island (12.4 km) and the roads associated to this infrastructure (160 Km).
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Project stage info
Stage 1: Initial Government Announcement
Government of Bahia, Seplan - Secretaria de Planejamento do Estado da Bahia
Form of project announcement
The Project intends to develop the economy of the south and southwest territories of the Metropolitan Region of Salvador, reconfiguring the regional urban network, stimulating the development of medium-sized cities capable of offering more diversified and better quality services to the regional population and creating a new logistic vector for Salvador, which today depends on a single road access - BR 324.
Indicative timetable of project development
September, 2017 - Public call for the objective of market prospecting and obtaining technical inputs for studies conducted by the State of Bahia for the construction and concession of the western highway, which includes a bridge linking Salvador to the Itaparica Island
Please outline any studies (for example environmental, engineering etc.) that will be completed prior to a full business case development
Social and economic development studies; Market demand studies; Economic and financial studies, Studies of ancillary revenues and investments associated to the PROJECT, including real estate
Stage 3: Start of Project Feasibility / Business Case
Legal Advisors Appointed
Financial Advisors Appointed
McKinsey & Company
Technical and Other Advisors (inc Project Preparation Facility) Appointed
Some institutional and private partners/advisors, Enescil Engenharia de Projetos, COWI A/S, Maia Melo Engenharia Ltda, V&S Ambiental, Nemus, Fundação COPPETEC, Instituro Pólis, Oficina Consultores Associados, Demacamp Planejamento, Projeto e Consultoria s/s Ltda
Is a Business Case Being Prepared?
Business Case Prepared By
Preparer company/department name
Seplan - Secretaria de Planejamento do Estado da Bahia
Estimated Business Case Completion Date
Estimated Time To Start Of Procurement
Any other relevant information relating to the project process
The Public Call in course, for market prospection and obtainment of technical contributions for studies conducted by the State of Bahia for the construction and concession of the Western Highway System / Salvador - Island of Itaparica Bridge may cover the following scope: Critical review of studies already received or carried out by the State of Bahia; Studies of ancillary revenues and investments associated with the PROJECT, including real estate, commercial, tourist, agricultural, logistic, industrial and service production projects in the area of influence of the PROJECT; Financial structuring studies, which should consider all possible models and viable forms of financing.