Meco Awarded Ring Road Tender

The government of Nicaragua has signed a contract with the Costa Rican company Meco for the construction of 6.8 kilometers of road for $11.5 million.

Friday, November 16, 2012 reports that "The Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure of Nicaragua, Fernando Martinez, signed in Masaya, along with the representative of the Costa Rican company Meco, Omar Jimenez Araya, an agreement for the construction of a 6.8 km ring road for international transit in the city of Masaya, through which 80 percent of the regional cargo passes through. "

Martinez explained that "the primary objective of the government to make this work is to ensure the life of the population, for this reason we are making this bypass road with a length of 6.8 km and the cost of construction is 275 million cordobas', as published on the official site El 19. He added that the costs of overseeing the work for quality control is indicated in the contract documents, 9 million cordobas, bringing the total investment to 284 million cordobas.

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Meco Sues El Salvador for $14 million

December 2012

The Costa Rican construction company is suing Fomilenio and the Salvadoran government for cost overruns on Longitudinal del Norte Highway.

According to a document submitted by the company before the Public Works Committee of the Legislature, the cost of section six, which includes Ciudad Barrios-Osicala and Delicias de Concepción-Cacopera, went from $23 million to $44.8 million.

ICA-MECO is Awarded Oil Dock in Costa Rica

August 2011

The consortium will have 26 months to develop the oil dock project at Moin, at a cost of $96 million.

The Costa Rican Petroleum Refinery has awarded the construction and commissioning of the new oil dock to the consortium ICA - MECO, made up of the companies Ingenieros Civiles Asociados de CV and Constructora Meco S.A.

Meco Construction Company to Build Rio Hato

July 2011

The company funded with Costa Rican capital has won the tender issued by the Panamanian Civil Aviation Authority for the construction of the Scarlett Martinez airport passenger terminal.

The company Meco, one of four who submitted proposals, was the only one that met all the requirements in the statement of specifications.

Meco To Build Highway Stretch in El Salvador

January 2010

Company Meco was awarded a $23.04 million contract to build a stretch of the highway known as “Carretera Longitudinal del Norte” (CLN).

This stretch, 30.4 kilometers long, runs from Cuidad Barrios up to Osicala, in San Miguel, and from Delicias, Concepción to Cacaopera in Morazán.

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