ANADIE - Agencia Nacional de Alianzas para el Desarrollo de Infraestructura Econmica is a decentralized entity that supports public entities to structure and hire economic infrastructure projects under the public-private partnership modality and is in charge of public-private partnerships.

This Agency plans to hold a public bid focused on Rehabilitation, Management Operation, Maintenance and Complementary Works in the Escuintla - Puerto Quetzal Highway Project, where the projected investment amounts to US$ 60 million in the form of a publicprivate partnership. ANADIE reported that they are in the prequalification of the investors' process.

The Rehabilitation, Management Operation, Maintenance and Complementary Works of the Escuintla - Puerto Quetzal Highway Project with toll collection, comprises the improvement, acquisition of right of way for additional works, operation and maintenance of two tracks in the Escuintla - Puerto Quetzal road, whose operation and road management will be financed by implementing toll roads.

It is required that the project provides the road section with the needed infrastructure to raise the level of the highway, improving the capacity of the road, controlling maneuvers in and out at the entrances of the highway to housing developments, resorts, farms, agroindustries and industries that are located along the Escuintla - Puerto Quetzal road.

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