$4.6 million Tender for Road Barriers

An announcement has been made that specifications will be published on September 8 for the tender for lateral and dividing barriers over a stretch of 18 kms from the Florencio del Castillo highway .

Friday, September 5, 2014

The Ministry of Transport and Public Works announced that it will be calling on companies to participate in the tender after the contest published in June was declared unsuccessful.

Cristian Vargas, head of the National Construction Council (Conavi) told Nacion.com that "... this week we will receive from Traffic Engineering specifications for different levels of containment which the metal guardrails must have depending on the characteristics of the site where they are placed. "

"... The devices will be placed on the 18 km of the road connecting San José to Cartago, at a cost of about ¢2,500 million."

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Pork Imports: Research in Panama

May 2019

The government ordered the start of an administrative investigation to determine whether safeguard measures on pork imports are warranted.

According to Resolution No. 003 of May 3, 2019, published in La Gaceta Oficial, "it is ordered to initiate an investigation for the possible imposition of safeguard measures to the product Meat of pigs, fresh, chilled or frozen; in carcasses or half carcasses, bone-in or boneless, fit for human consumption, requested by the National Association of Pig Producers of Panama (ANAPOR)."

Avocado: End of the Dispute Between Costa Rica and Mexico?

February 2019

Authorities from both countries agreed that Costa Rica would accept avocado from Mexico, as long as it has a phytosanitary certificate indicating that the shipment is "symptom-free."

The State Phytosanitary Service (SFE) and the Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock (MAG) of Costa Rica, managed to agree in December 2018 with the new Mexican authorities, the procedure to end almost four years of trade conflict, which emerged from the barriers imposed on the entry of avocado to the Costa Rican market.

Costa Rica: Offers in Guardrails Tender

October 2014

In the tender for road safety equipment to cover for 15 kilometers of road three companies submitted offers between $2.8 and $3.2 million.

The proposals in the tender for protective barriers on a 15 kilometer stretch of road on the Florencio del Castillo Highway were submitted by: Codocsa, with an offer of $3.6 million, Hernan Solis, with $1.05 million and Horizontes de Vías y Señales, with a proposal of $2.3 million.

Tender for Road Safety Measures

September 2014

The National Roads Authority of Costa Rica is putting out to tender the implementation of road safety measures on several National Highways.

Government Purchase 2014LN-000015-0DI00 Costa Rica:

"Works on implementation of road safety on the National Routes 252 and 2, Florencio del Castillo highway sections: National Road No.

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