Author:M & M Bomchil
Profession:M & M Bomchil

The Argentine Government continues making progress in the implementation of an ambitious construction and reconditioning infrastructure plan for a total of approximately US$6.9 billion, to be deployed in the next years. Through Urgent Executive Decree No. 797/2016, budgetary resources were reallocated for the purpose of contracting public works and purchasing goods.

Among the most important projects is the undergrounding of the Sarmiento train line (US$3.1 billion), the construction of mega train and other public transportation interconnection hubs, the revamping of railways and highways, the construction of viaducts and the development of transit systems for the exclusive use of public automotive transportation and cyclists. The program lists a total of 66 projects to be implemented almost in its entirety in the next three years. The conditions of the bids and their timetables have not yet been made public. Closely related...

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