Updating of Technical Studies and Preparation of Long Term Contracts for the Management and Maintenance of Paved Roads by Service Level – GMANS 2 and URBAN Projects

Client: Fondo Financiero para el Desarrollo de la Cuenca del Plata (FONPLATA)
Roads & Transportation
Civil Engineering, Transportation Engineering, Structural Engineering, Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing Engineering (MEP)

The project’s main objectives focused on the following issues:
Updating of background information, design of mandatory works, adjustment of bidding’s legal and technical documents.
Updating of budgets for the call for bids.
The GMANS of this project comprised approximately 450 km of Paraguay’s paved road system.
These general objectives implied the execution of the following tasks:
Survey of infrastructure (pavement defects, roughness, horizontal and vertical signals, culverts, bridges and guardrails), and updating of traffic analysis in 450 km of the paved road system
Design of a GIS including the surveyed information
Grouping of sections in contracts, definition of maintenance service levels, works to be carried out, and budgeting
Pricing for each contract
Economic assessment of project with the HDM-4 model
Preparation of bidding documents and support to the bidding process. definition of Articles and Conditions, support during the process of bidding and assessment of proposals.