Troncal del Magdalena I (IDBI-14522-01)

  • Colombia
Geographic location where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Specific Location
Puerto Salgar (Cundinamarca), Curumaní (Barrancabermeja), Boyacà, and others
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Financial Institutions
  • IDB Invest (IDBI)
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Project Status
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Bank Risk Rating
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Voting Date
Sep 5, 2023
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Ortiz Construcciones y Proyectos SA, KMA Construcciones SAS
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  • Construction
  • Infrastructure
  • Transport
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Investment Type(s)
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Loan Amount (USD)
$ 62.50 million
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Investment Amount (USD)
Not Disclosed
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ IDBI website

Updated in EWS Jun 30, 2023

Disclosed by Bank Jun 16, 2023

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Project Description
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As stated by the IDB Invest, the Troncal del Magdalena I is the third project of the fifth generation concession program led by the Government of Colombia through its National Infrastructure Agency. The Project was awarded to the company Estructura Plural Autovía Magdalena Medio, formed by KMA Construcciones S.A. (50%) and Ortiz Construcciones y Proyectos S.A. (50%).
The Project considers the financing, construction, improvement, rehabilitation, and maintenance of the Puerto Salgar–Barrancabermeja corridor, which is 260 km long and joins the towns of Puerto Salgar, located in the Department of Cundinamarca, with Curumaní, Barrancabermeja, located in the Department of Santander, extending through the Department of Boyacá.

Investment Description
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Private Actors Description
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As stated by Bloomberg, Grupo Ortiz (Ortiz Construcciones y Proyectos, SA) provides construction services. The Company provides engineering, construction, and real estate development and management services in various sectors, including civil works, rail, commercial and industrial construction, environmental, and others.

KMA Construcciones SAS operates as an infrastructure services company. The Company provides development and construction of bridges, tunnels, roads, dams, buildings, warehouses, production plants, logistics, industrial parks, and real estate projects. KMA Construcciones seves customers in Colombia.
Private Actor 1 Private Actor 1 Role Private Actor 1 Sector Relation Private Actor 2 Private Actor 2 Role Private Actor 2 Sector
- - - - KMA Construcciones SAS Client Construction
- - - - Ortiz Construcciones y Proyectos, S.A. Client Construction

Contact Information
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IDB Invest Team Leaders:

Lara Manzano
Ricardo Julian

No contacts available at the time of disclosure.

Troncal del Magdalena Medio SAS:

Luis Eduardo Gutierrez Diaz - General Manager
Phone: +57 3182887652

Clients -

Ortiz Construcciones y Proyectos SA:

Spain Headquarters:
Address: Av del Ensanche de Vallecas, 44 - 28051 Madrid
Phone: +34 913431600

Colombia Office:
Address: Calle 113 #7 - 21 edificio Teleport Business Park, oficina 1213; Bogotá, COLOMBIA
Phone: +57 (1) 2146253
KMA Construcciones SAS:
Address: Barrio El Cabrero, Carrera 2A # 41 - 612, Cartagena - Bolívar
Phone: +57 (605) 6939255
IDB Invest:

Phone: +1(202)-566-4566
Address: 1350 New York Ave NW, Washington, DC 20005


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