Three offers were submitted for the execution of the Central Railroad project. It is a relevant infrastructure work for the multimodal transport system and the most important in the railway mode of recent years.
The Ministry of Transport and Public Works, calls for the International Public Bid No. 35/2017 for the "Financing, design, construction, rehabilitation and maintenance of the rail infrastructure of the Port of Montevideo section - Paso de los Toros station, in the regulatory framework applicable to the regime of Public-Private Participation Contracts "; and the "Design, construction and rehabilitation of road infrastructure and additional building", in the framework applicable to public works.
The project called Ferrocarril Central includes 273 kilometers, an initial dual carriageway of 26 kilometers, a dozen secondary roads for railroad crossings, a section for industrial access and more than 40 bridges.