MOP awards concession of Ruta 5 Talca- Chillán to Chinese consortium for $800 mn

The Ministry of Public Works (MOP) awarded the bid for the second concession of Route 5 in the Talca-Chillán section to the CRCC consortium, formed by CRCC International Investment Co. Ltd. and China Railway Construction Corporation (International) Limited. The Chinese consortium will invest more than $800 million in the project.The MOP stated that the Chinese consortium presented the best offer in a bidding process in which Sacyr Concesiones Chile SPA and the CINTRA-Intervial consortium also participated.

Source: La Tercera