Sunday, November 4, 2012

BECC opens public consultation for Ensenada desalination plant

The US-Mexico Border Environment Cooperation Commission (BECC) has started the public consultation process for the construction of a desalination plant in Ensenada, Baja California state, BNamericas has learned.
The project consists of the design, construction and operation of a 250l/s plant at an estimated cost of 637mn pesos (US$49.9mn), according to the public consultation document.
The North American Development Bank will provide a 320mn-peso loan to the concession holder, GS Inima Environment (a subsidiary of South Korean company GS Engineering & Construction), with the remaining funds to be provided by the national infrastructure fund Fonadin and the concessionaire.