Mexico

95 articles in Mexico

New collaborative water infrastructure deal agreed on the US-Mexico border Vol 18, Issue 10 (October 2017)

As the US and Mexico face off on thornier political issues, the two countries have struck a deal to extend the water-sharing provisions of the 1944 Colorado River Treaty. Ongoing collaboration will see the US invest in water infrastructure south of the border.

Americas water in brief Vol 18, Issue 3 (March 2017)

RWL Water has completed its acquisition of Brazilian water and wastewater treatment company Acquavit.

Americas water in brief Vol 17, Issue 7 (July 2016)

On 20 July, the board of listed Mexican storage tank specialist Rotoplas approved the acquisition of 80% of Sytesa, which designs, constructs, finances and operates wastewater treatment and recycling plants in Mexico.

Project tracker Vol 17, Issue 6 (June 2016)

Consolidated comes out on top at Rosarito; Tunisia seeks to embrace water PPPs; Oman’s thirst for desal; Florida’s big RO build-out; specs out for Japanese wastewater concession; Indian industry turns to desal; all the latest project news from around the world this month.

Mexico’s revamped water law could pave the way for more PSP Vol 17, Issue 3 (March 2016)

Revised legislation aimed at improving service delivery in the Mexican water market could encourage more municipalities to bring in private sector expertise. Ongoing challenges mean that it is not a market for the opportunistic.

Project tracker Vol 17, Issue 2 (February 2016)

Iran and Cuba open up; Canadian P3 pipeline stronger than ever; the battle for Rosarito; Huntington Beach assesses groundwater injection costs; ten groups vie for Omani desal trio; Tedagua bids low in Djibouti; all the latest project news from around the world this month.

RWL eyes Pemex work with Mexico JV Vol 16, Issue 12 (December 2015)

A new local partner gives the mid-market water firm a foothold in Mexican oil & gas. The move comes at an auspicious time.

Project Tracker Vol 16, Issue 12 (December 2015)

Indonesian developers walk away; Kathmandu DBOs in focus; Rosarito desal plant draws interest; American Water begs for more time in California; Severn Trent takes Oklahoma City; Red-Dead developers face multiple challenges; all the latest project news from around the world this month.

Latin openings Vol 16, Issue 10 (October 2015)

  • FCC – the Spanish construction group which owns Aqualia – has appointed Mexican telecoms executive Carlos Jarque as CEO. This follows the group’s refinancing last year, which saw...
  • Aqualia’s interest in Mexico did not stretch to bidding for the the 21,600m³/d San Quintin desalination plant, the first project to be awarded under the new public- private partnership law...
  • Colombia’s National Planning Department has hired Castalia Strategic Advisors to structure a $500 million water and wastewater concession in...
  • Meanwhile, Peru’s PPP machine grinds slowly on. The list of pre-qualifiers for the expansion of the Huachipa water treatment plant in Lima has finally been published, after a record 21 revisions to the procurement timetable...

A new era for LatAm PPPs Vol 16, Issue 10 (October 2015)

Ian Elkins asks whether the different approaches taken by contracting authorities in Latin America will result in more bankable projects.