Project for expansion of Paraguay’s Ruta 2- Ruta 7 highways

Olmedo Abogados and Berkemeyer have advised on the deal

Paraguay’s public works and communications ministry (MOPC) has awarded its first public-private partnership.

The project calls for the expansion of Paraguay’s Ruta 2- Ruta 7 highways, converting approximately 142km to four lanes to be operated under a 30-year concession period.

The project has been awarded to a consortium including Mota-Engil, Engenharia e Construção, S.A. (Portugal), Sacyr Concesiones S.L. (España) and Ocho A S.A. Constructora.

Olmedo Abogados has advised Mota-Engil, Engenharia e Construção, S.A. with Gustavo Olmedo Sisul (Picture), María Inés Galeano Estigarribia and Sebastián Olmedo Lansac.

Berkemeyer has advised Sacyr Concesiones S.L. with Hugo T. Berkemeyer and Martín Carlevaro.

Involved fees earner: Gustavo Olmedo Sisul – Olmedo Abogados; María Inés Galeano Estigarribia – Olmedo Abogados; Sebastián Olmedo Lansac – Olmedo Abogados; Hugo Berkemeyer – Berkemeyer Attorneys & Counsellors ; Martín Carlevaro – Berkemeyer Attorneys & Counsellors ;

Law Firms: Olmedo Abogados; Berkemeyer Attorneys & Counsellors ;

Clients: SACYR Concesiones, S.L.U.; Mota-Engil SGPS, S.A.;


Author: Ambrogio Visconti.