This information is available only to subscribers.
Start a free trial, to unlock the full potential of a subscription to BNamericas.
Already a subscriber? Please, login.

Bolívar port modernization (First phase)

Project Stages

The development stages in the projects are displayed in the standard sequence for the industry. However, projects may be developed in a different sequence because of corporate decisions or events that push the owner to repeat stages. To access the full details of this project’s history please explore its milestones

Early Works
Awaiting construction decision
Start: 08/2016
Completion: 02/2018
In Construction
Current Stage Under Construction
Start: 02/2018
Completion: 02/2021
In operation
Project Details


The port project includes upgrading and modernizing infrastructure and equipment. The aim of the initiative is to help grow the economy of El Oro province via increased trade and tourism. The project encompasses design, financing, equipment provision and additional works, as well as operation and maintenance of the port terminal, to be carried out in five phases.

Only BNamericas Subscribers Can Access This Information.
Subscribe to BNamericas to gain better insight into project development and contract opportunities in Latin America.
  • Early-stage and under-development projects throughout the region
  • Project coverage focused on biggest investments in each country and sector
  • Project milestones highlighting planned and unplanned developments
  • Sales contacts within operators and contracted companies
  • Access to experienced research staff
  • Risk analysis of cost increases, scheduling conflicts and regulatory environment
Already a subscriber? Please, login

Milestones Log and News

Principal Works

Locked content
Dear visitor, this table includes insights that is only available for subscribers

Related Companies

Name Sector Country Relation
Locked content
Project Owners
Locked content
Locked content
Locked content
Minor building Works
Locked content
Construction, Concessionaire/operator
Locked content
Locked content
Dear visitor, this table includes insights that is only available for subscribers

  • * Figures and dates are as per the latest publicly available information, as well as information gathered by BNamericas reporters and analysts and are subject to change.

  • * Changes to original budget estimates are shown as the total figure available and may include interest, working capital, inflation adjustments and other contingencies in addition to capital expenditure.

  • * Amounts and overall results are shown in US dollars unless otherwise stated.

  • * BNamericas does not guarantee the sequence, accuracy, adequacy, completeness or availability of any information and is not responsible for any errors or omissions or for the results obtained from the use of such information. There are no express or implied warranties. In no event shall BNamericas, its agents, directors, officers, employees, representatives, successors, and assigns be liable for any damages of any nature in connection with BNamericas content.

Key Specs

Full Name
Bolívar port modernization (First phase)
Project Type
Dredging, Port
Development Phase
Under Construction
Project Status
Project Capacity
14  m (meters)  Dredging
350  Th TEU (Thousand TEU)  Port
US$ 230mn
Completion Date

Bolívar port is in El Oro province, southern Ecuador. International shipping routes are about 214km offshore and the Pacific entrance to the Panama Canal is to the north.

* The map coordinates represent the approximate latitude and longitude, and not the exact location of the project.

Locked content
Owner / operator
Locked content
Head, Operations Dept.
Locked content
General Manager, Ecuador
Locked content
Head, Management & Control
Dear visitor, this table includes insights that is only available for subscribers