Work Area: Projects & infrastructure

Turkish port company secures financing for PPP in Ecuador

CorralRosales in Quito has helped Turkish ports and terminals company Yilport secure US$120 million in financing to build a new dock in Ecuador.

08 February 2023

AES Andes and Codelco ink renewables PPA in Chile

Claro & Cía has helped Santiago-headquartered energy group AES Andes sign a power purchase agreement (PPA) with state-owned mining giant Codelco for the supply of renewable energy to two local mines.

27 January 2023

Bustamante Fabara boosts infrastructure team with in-house hire

Ecuadorean firm Bustamante Fabara has appointed an in-house lawyer from Latin American construction company SANTOS CMI as director, bolstering its infrastructure department.

26 January 2023

Minas Gerais railway privatisation calls on Tauil & Chequer

Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown has helped state-owned development bank BNDES structure the privatisation of Companhia Brasileira de Trens Urbanos (CBTU), a company that held the concession of the public railway transport in Minas Gerais.

20 January 2023

Nader Hayaux steers Mexican desalination deal

Mexican water company OOMSAPAS Los Cabos has turned to Nader, Hayaux & Goebel to sign a US$144 million public-private partnership (PPP) agreement with a municipality in the northwestern Mexican state of Baja California to build a desalination plant.

18 January 2023

Australian investor injects funds into LatAm public transport

Two offices of White & Case LLP have helped Australian investor AMP Capital obtain financing to acquire electric bus projects and concessions in Bogotá and Santiago.

16 January 2023

Demarest steers national park concession bid

Demarest Advogados has helped an infrastructure investment fund managed by São Paulo-based private equity group Fram Capital win a bid to maintain the Chapada dos Guimarães national park in Brazil’s western state of Mato Grosso.

16 January 2023

Canadian copper company inks investment with Ecuador

Bustamante Fabara has helped Canadian copper company Solaris Resources and its Ecuadorean subsidiary invest US$42 million in a local mining project.

13 January 2023

Tauil & Chequer advises Aegea on waste treatment privatisation

Brazil’s largest privately held sanitation company Aegea has hired Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown to place a 1.4 billion reais (US$264 million) winning bid for the concession of waste treatment services in the northern state of Ceará.

13 January 2023

Peruvian port concessionaire gets novel IDB Invest financing

Three offices of White & Case LLP and Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados in Lima have helped Peruvian port concessionaire Salaverry Terminal Internacional (STI) raise US$115 million through a private placement of an A/B bond – the first of its kind in Peru.

09 January 2023

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