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Escuintla-Quetzal port highway

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Early Works
Current Stage: Awaiting construction decision
Start: 09/2018
In Construction
Project Details


The project calls for upgrading the divided highway stretch that connects the city of Escuintla with Quetzal port, from km 60 of the CA-Sur up to km 101.1. Works will improve security and operation standards on the current road. The project includes the rehabilitation, administration, operation, maintenance and complementary works of the highway with toll collection.

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Principal Works

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Key Specs

Full Name
Escuintla-Quetzal port highway
Project Type
Development Phase
Awaiting construction decision
Project Status
Project Capacity
41  km (kilometers)  Highway
US$ 80mn

The project links the town of Escuintla with Quetzal port in southern Guatemala.

* The coordinates indicated on the map represent an intermediate point between the start and end of the project.

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Owner / operator
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Deputy Director, Structuring and Contracts
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Technical deputy director of COVIAL
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Project Manager
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Planification Manager of the Transport and Communications Unit
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Coordinator of Planning and Studies of the General Direction of Roads
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