Road design, construction, expansion, improvement, maintenance, operation, management and financing.
This second stage of the road program includes 5 separate project contracts, totalling more than 1,915 km in highways and safe roads and one bridge from Chaco to Corrientes. These 5 projects are located in the provinces of Buenos Aires, Santa Fé, Córdoba, Tucumán, Salta, Jujuy, Chaco and Corrientes.
Ministry of Transportation of Argentina, Vialidad Nacional Argentina
Form of project announcement
High investment required throughout the current concessioned toll roads due to undercapacity and substandard safety conditions. Lack of access to ports and other major economic infrastructure.
Current concessions system only requires operation and some maintenance (tariff scheme insufficient) – State subsidies of 200 MMUSD/year
Current concessions expire in April 2018 allowing for a timely PPP scheme implementation.
Indicative timetable of project development
The project tender is expected to start in July 2018.
Sign of contract expected in November 2018.
Please outline any studies (for example environmental, engineering etc.) that will be completed prior to a full business case development
Environmental, engineering and technical studies to be completed.