South America

Construction begins to transform Crocodile Bay Resort in Costa Rica

13 Aug 2020 | South America

US-based hospitality firm Hilton has announced the start of construction to transform the Crocodile Bay Resort, a sportfishing destination in Costa Rica.

Acciona wins contract to build new children’s hospital in Panama

12 Jun 2020 | South America

Spanish infrastructure and energy company Acciona has secured a €560m project from Panama’s Ministry of Health (Minsa) to construct a new children’s hospital (Hospital del Niño) in Panama City, Panama.

Acciona consortium to build new airport’s control tower in Lima, Peru

1 Jun 2020 | South America

A consortium of Acciona, Ferrovial and Peru-based JJC has won a contract from Lima Airport Partners (LAP), an operator of Peru's main airport, to build the Control Tower at Jorge Chávez Airport in Lima, Peru.

Enel Green Power starts construction on 61MW solar plant in Chile

19 May 2020 | South America

Enel Green Power, a subsidiary of Italian energy company Enel, has started construction on the 60.9MW Azabache solar plant, located about 10km from the city of Calama in Chile.

OXIS Energy, CODEMGE to build Li-S manufacturing plant for Mercedes Benz Brazil

13 May 2020 | South America

OXIS Energy and the Minas Gerais Development Company CODEMGE have signed a 15-year lease agreement with Mercedes Benz Brazil (MBB) for the construction of a Lithium-Sulfur (Li-S) manufacturing plant in Brazil.

Construction competes on £40m wharf at Rothera Research Station in Antarctica

17 Apr 2020 | South America

UK-based construction firm BAM has completed construction on new £40m wharf at British Antarctic Survey’s (BAS) Rothera Research Station in Antarctica.

Pöyry wins EPC contract to build new pulp mill in Brazil

13 Apr 2020 | South America

LD Celulose, a joint venture between Duratex and Lenzing group, has awarded an engineering, procurement and construction contract to Pöyry, a subsidiary of AFRY, to build a new dissolving pulp plant in Brazil.

BAM Nuttall chosen to build new wharf in Stanley Harbour, Falkland Islands

25 Feb 2020 | South America

BAM Nuttall has been selected by the Falkland Islands Government (FIG) as the development partner to design and build a new port in Stanley Harbour.

AMResorts breaks ground on two resorts in Dominican Republic

6 Feb 2020 | South America

AMResorts, an Apple Leisure Group (ALG) company, has broken ground on two new resorts in Miches, on the northeast coast of the Dominican Republic.

Vinci Airports completes $178m Salvador Bahia Airport expansion project

12 Dec 2019 | South America

Vinci Airports has completed the €160m ($178m) expansion project at the Salvador Bahia Airport, which is expected to increase the airport’s capacity from 10 million to 15 million passengers per year.

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