In Guatemala an award has been made to the company Mantenimiento Vial y Construcción S.A. for improvement works on the RN-0 road, at the stretch from San Juan Ostuncalco to San Marcos.
In late July the Social Solidarity Trust Fund (Fideicomiso Fondo Social de Solidaridad) awarded the contract for road improvement works worth $22.1 million, according to information on the purchasing website Guatecompras.gt.
The Road Maintenance Fund will invest $37.3 million to attend to 3350 km of roads and highways nationwide during 2012.
A press release by the Road Maintenance Fund (FOMAV) reads:
With the aim of stating work in January next year, the institution is currently developing the first National Public Tender Process, consisting of 940 km of roads and highways with an investment of 307 million cordobas ($13,4 millon) to be used on construction works and supervision services.