Panama: $30 million for Machinery and Roadworks

The Ministry of Public Works plans to invest $30 million in the purchase of new equipment, tools, and road renovation work in the province of Colon.

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

From a statement issued by the Ministry of Public Works:

The investment includes the purchase of new equipment, tools, renovation of production roads and streets as well as in the implementation of the Progam "Trabajando por Tu Barrio" (Working for Your Neighborhood), improving the living conditions of thousands of Colon residents and generating comprehensive development in this important province of the country.

The Regional Director of the MOP, Osvaldo Chavarría, announced that this year for the first time, the MOP will be implementing a strategic road maintenance program "Working for Your Neighborhood" in the province of Colón, where it will be carrying out work in places such as Buena Vista, Cativá, Cristobal, Limon, Nueva Providencia, Nuevo San Juan, Puerto Pilon, Nueva Italia, Sabanitas and Salamanca, in addition to the sector of Chagres in Costa Abajo and El Cruce-Puerto Lindo Cacique, Cacique -Jose Del Mar Road and Puerto Lindo-Ballestilla road in the district of Portobelo, Costa Arriba.

Are you interested in tenders in the region?

Receive daily alerts about major purchases by governments in Central America.

Find out more:

this site is protected by reCAPTCHA and Google's privacy policy and terms of service.
Need assistance? Contact us
(506) 4001-6423

More on this topic

Panama: $150 Million Roadworks Announced

September 2016

Among the works announced for the province of Cocle is the renovation of roads and construction of bridges and roads in rural areas.

From a statement issued by the Presidency of Panama:

The Government of the Republic of Panama, through a Cabinet Council, meeting in the Valle de Anton, announced new works costing more than 150 million dollars in the province of Cocle for the benefit of over 300 thousand inhabitants.

Panama: Tender for Renovation of 90 km of Roads

May 2016

The Ministry of Public Works has announced that it will hold a best value tender for design and construction works to renovate streets in Cañazas, province of Veraguas.

From a statement issued by the Ministry of Public Works:

The Ministry of Public Works (MOP) will soon be holding a Best Value tender for Design and Construction Works to Renovate streets in the district of Cañazas, province of Veraguas, which will benefit an estimated 17,940 inhabitants.

Purchase of Heavy Machinery for $20 million

February 2015

The Ministry of Transportation in Panama will be investing $20 million in land transport equipment and construction and $9 million in bridge construction and renovation of roads.

From a statement issued by the National Assembly of Panama:

The Budget Committee of the National Assembly has approved the transfer of five items, totaling approximately $35 million to the Ministry of Public Works (MOP).

Panama may invest $350 million in Atlantic Highway

October 2008

The construction of the highway, baptized by the MOP as the Gran Costanera, would connect the Colon and Bocas del Toro provinces.

The Ministry of Public Works (MOP) plans to build a highway connecting the Colon and Bocas del Toro provinces.
The infrastructure, which would be the core communication of the north of the country, would be 230 kilometers long and connect Miguel de la Borda, in Colon, to Rambala, in Bocas del Toro.

 close (x)

Receive more news about Infrastructure & Construction

Suscribe FOR FREE to CentralAmericaDATA EXPRESS.
The most important news of Central America, every day.

Type in your e-mail address:

* Al suscribirse, estará aceptando los terminos y condiciones

Stock Indexes

(Apr 6)
Dow Jones
S&P 500


(Jan 20)
Brent Crude Oil
Coffee "C"