New Valle del Tuy (Colombia)-Puerto Cabello (Venezuela) rail link
On behalf of the Public Service Concessionaire of the Pacific Railway Network (Tren de Occidente), Italferr provided technical support in connection with all the activities associated with the Colombian Atlantic Network railway concession, for the construction of the new rail link between Colombia and Venezuela.
The technical, operational and building support services involved the total rehabilitation of and related freight transport operations on the rail section linking the Port of Buenaventura to La Felisa and touching several important cities, such as Yumbo, Calì, Palmira, Buga and Cartago.
With an overall length of 500 km, the section crosses over 160 km of mountainous land.
Activities were completed in 2004.