Skanska appointed preferred bidder for the development of PPP highway in Chile

1/27/2010 8:37 AM CET
Press release

Skanska has by the Ministry of Public Works in Chile been appointed preferred bidder to develop the Antofagasta Toll Road.

Skanska Infrastructure Development will be responsible for the development and management of the project for a period of 20 years.

The design and construction will be undertaken by Skanska Latin America. The construction project, located in the mining district in northern Chile, will comprise approximately 120 km of new lanes, upgrading of about 200 km as well as service roads and intersections. The design and construction assignment is expected to amount to USD 300-350 M, or approximately SEK 2.1-2.5 billion.