Tender Announcement for the National Cancer Institute in Chile

General Directorate of Concessions in Chile invites interested parties to submit the bids for the National Cancer Institute PPP project to replace a highly complex hospital in the commune of Independencia featuring specialized cancer care and teaching facilities.

The project considers the investment of around USD 161,5 million (UF 4,704,824) with the concession term of 19 years, which includes design, construction and maintenance of the new facilities as well as provision, replacement, assembly and maintenance of medical equipment and furniture.

With the total area of 86.000 m2  it is expected that it will be able to serve the entire Santiago Metropolitan Region and also considered to be a national reference center, to benefit the population of 11.6 million people in the age of 15 and older.

The technical and economic bids for the concession will be accepted until January 4, 2022. The project will be awarded in the second quarter of 2022 and the beginning of construction planned for 2024.

The new facility will have 249 beds with 13 oncological surgery pavilions, 8 linear accelerators for external radiotherapy, 2 brachytherapy equipment, diagnostic services to support the detection and treatment of oncological pathologies.

To learn more about the project here.

Source and image: General Directorate of Concessions in Chile.

Tender Announced for O’Higgins PPP Hospital Network

General Directorate of Concessions in Chile announced the call for international tender for the O’Higgins Hospital Network to replace two health facilities  in Rengo and Pichilemu with overall 262 beds and benefit for 276 thousand inhabitants.

The project  includes design, construction and maintenance of the new units of the buildings as well as the provision, replacement, assembly and maintenance of medical equipment and furniture.

Estimated around USD 159 million (UF 3,782,141), the PPP contract with a term of 15 years of operation planned to be awarded during the first quarter of 2022 and the beginning of construction in 2023. 

Interested parties are invited to submit their applications until January 11, 2022.

About the project

The Rengo Hospital will be a medium-high complexity facility, which will serve about 206 thousand inhabitants of the districts of Rengo, Malloa, Quinta de Tilcoco, San Vicente de Tagua Tagua, Peumo, Pichidegua and Las Cabras.

With a total projected area of 66 thousand mthe establishment will have 235 beds, 47 rooms for medical and non-medical consultations, emergency units, seven pavilions, six rooms for comprehensive delivery care, ten chairs for care of chemotherapy and 18 for dialysis.

The Pichilemu Hospital will be a low-complexity facility, which will benefit about 70 thousand inhabitants  of Pichilemu, Navidad, Litueche, La Estrella, Marchigue, Pichidegua and Paredones districts.

The new building will have a total area of 12 thousand m2 and will have 27 beds, 33 boxes for medical and non-medical consultations and five boxes for emergency units.

Source: website of the Ministry of  Public Works in Chile.

Tender Announced for 2 Specialized PPP Hospitals in Peru

Image: ProInversión
The Private Investment Promotion Agency in Peru (ProInversión) with the assistance of the Health Insurance Board (EsSalud) issued the tender for two high complexity PPP hospitals in Piura and Chimbote
 
The projects aim to increase coverage and improve the quality of healthcare services of the population from Piura, Tumbes and Ancash regions such as expanding access to specialized hospital services, providing health services with high quality standards and reducing healthcare expenses of families.
 

Both projects will be executed under the co-financed public-private partnership model to build, design, finance, equip, operate and maintain both hospital centers, which require investment of approximately USD280 million. The estimated concession period is 20 years including 3 years of development, construction and implementation and 17 years of operation and maintenance.

More about the pipeline of healthcare PPPs in Peru read here.
 

The Best Offer Announced for the Los Rios-Los Lagos PPP Hospitals Network in Chile

On October 4, 2021 the Ministry of Public Works in Chile announced two financial offers submitted on September 13 for the Los Ríos-Los Lagos PPP hospitals network, which includes the construction of three hospitals in the Los Rios region  and one in Los Lagos region.

According to the announcement the Mexican Constructora y Edificadora GIA + A SA de CV submitted the best offer with nearly USD 21.5 million (UF 634,900) of fixed subsidy for construction and about USD 5,5 million (UF 161,400) of fixed subsidy for the operation.

“This hospitals network will provide 500 beds within 153 thousand m2 of health infrastructure, which in its construction stage will generate around 2,700 jobs per month, contributing to our economic reactivation. ”

Alfredo Moreno, Minister of Public Works in Chile

The Minister also stressed the importance to continue advancing in the bidding portfolio established for this year, which considers 17 projects worth of USD 6,111 million.

The other proposal was presented by the Ibero-Asian Consortium, consisting of China Road and Bridge Corporation and Puentes y Calzadas Grupo De Empresas SA.

The award of the contract is scheduled for the first quarter of 2022 and its construction is estimated to begin during the first quarter of 2023.  

The project considers the design, construction and maintenance of the new units of the buildings as well as the provision, replacement, assembly and maintenance of medical equipment and furniture. The four hospitals together will provide 495 beds with a 290 thousand benefited people. it is estimated that the hospitals will start operate in the first quarter of 2026.

Source and photo credits website of the Ministry of  Public Works in Chile.

EoI for Hotel Construction in Medical Center of Hematology in Tashkent

The Ministry of Health of Uzbekistan announced the call for expression of interest in the PPP project to build a hotel for the Republican Specialized Scientific and Practical Medical Hematology Center  in Tashkent, Uzbekistan.

International and local companies, are invited to submit their proposals by July 1, 2021 to the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Uzbekistan. Learn more

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EoI for Organization of PET Service for Medical Center of Oncology and Radiology in Tashkent

The Ministry of Health of Uzbekistan seeks to implement the project of organizing PET (positron emission tomography) services on the basis of a public-private partnership for the republican specialized scientific and practical medical center of oncology and radiology in Tashkent, Uzbekistan.

International and local companies, experts and consultants are invited to submit their proposals for the study, preparation of project documentation, tendering process and proposals for the implementation of the project by July 1, 2021 to the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Uzbekistan. Learn more

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PPP Hospital Tender Opportunity in the UK: New Velindre Cancer Centre MIM Project

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Velindre University NHS Trust is seeking tender proposals for the New Velindre Cancer Centre project which will be situated at Whitchurch, North Cardiff. It is proposed by the contracting authority to procure the estimated £562,000 project through the Welsh Government’s Mutual Investment Model (“MIM”) which is a specific model for procuring PPPs in Wales.

The new cancer centre facility which is about 32,000 m² is to be designed, constructed, financed and maintained by an operator who will be awarded the contract. It will have the capacity for 8,500 new patients and 160,000 patient appointments a year – up from the current levels by two thousand and 20,000. It’s part of a plan to increase capacity across South East Wales.

The new Velindre Cancer Centre project director, David Powel, said, “The 60 year-old Velindre Cancer Centre does not have the facilities or space to meet this future challenge. So, we want to replace it with a new one. The new centre will treat more patients and help more people live longer with cancer. It will also further support international research and development aiming to make Wales a leader in cancer treatment.”

The deadline for applications: 21 June, 2021
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Upcoming Tender for 2 PPP Hospitals in Peru

Earlier this year, our colleague from Peru Jaime Li reported  about two PPP healthcare projects in pipeline promoted by the Social Health Insurance Board (EsSalud). These projects are in the formulation stage by the Private Investment Promotion Agency – PROINVERSION. We are expecting the announcement of tender soon. The projects are:

New High Complexity Hospital in Chimbote, Peru:

  • Design, construction, and provision of hospital equipment
  • Provision of non-clinical services (cleaning, security, waste management, maintenance of equipment and facilities, etc.)
  • Contract term: 20 years including investment stage.
  • Investment value: approximately US$ 110 million

New High Complexity Hospital in Piura, Peru:

  • Design, construction, and hospital equipment (Clinic and Non-Clinic)
  • Provision of non-clinical services
  • Contract term: 20 years including investment stage.
  • Investment value: approximately US$ 144 million

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Call for Tender of the Hospital de La Serena in Chile

The Ministry of Public Works in Chile announced the call for bids for 668 beds Hospital de La Serena. The project, which is part of the National Plan for Investments in Health, will benefit about 723 thousand residents of the communes of La Serena, La Higuera, Vicuña and Paihuano and other benchmarks in the Coquimbo Region.

The Minister of Public Works, Alfredo Moreno, specified that with the call for bids for the Hospital de La Serena, a new step is taken in fulfilling the goal of tendering 10 projects, involving 19 hospitals and an investment of USD 2,415 between 2018 and 2022: “In these times of pandemic, providing new hospital facilities to different regions of the country becomes even more urgent, and the concession mechanism gives us a great opportunity to build first-rate infrastructure, with the certainty of maintaining its standard of service in time. We have already made a call for tenders for four projects (which include 12 hospitals) and within the second quarter of this year we will call for the new Coquimbo Hospital, which will allow us to deliver a wide coverage of care to the Coquimbo Region ”.

The project involves an investment of UF 6,146,350 (USD 261K) for the design, construction and maintenance of the new facilities, as well as the provision, replacement, assembly and maintenance of medical equipment and furniture. The term of the concession is approximately 19 years. The new hospital will have capacity for 668 beds, distributed in 146 for critical patients, 332 medical-surgical beds, 90 gyneco-obstetric, 48 pediatric, 18 neonatological and 34 for adult psychiatry. To this will be added 15 pavilions, 85 boxes for medical, dental and non-medical consultations, 6 rooms for comprehensive childbirth care and an emergency service.


10 prequalified companies are invited to submit a bid. It is estimated that this project will be started at the end of 2021 year and that the construction will take place during the first quarter of 2023, which would allow the hospital to operate in the first half of 2026.

The deadline for submission is June 13, 2021.

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9 companies pre-qualified for Al Ansar Hospital PPP Project in Madinah, Saudi Arabia

On 28 January 2021 Ministry of Health, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, in cooperation with the National Center for Privatization (NCP) announces pre-qualified companies & consortiums eligible to submit proposals to the Ansar Hospital PPP Project in Madinah. The list included the following nine companies and consortiums:
 
  1. Consortium of (i) Concession Infrastructure Investments Manager Limited, (ii) Almutlaq Real Estate Investment Company and (iii) Al Bawani Company Limited;
  2. Consortium of (i) InterHealth Canada Management Ltd, (ii) Nesma Co. Ltd and (iii) Arabian International Healthcare Holding;
  3. Consortium of (i) Alfanar Company and (ii) Steward Health Care International S.L.;
  4. El Seif Commercial Investment Company Limited;
  5. Consortium of (i) International Power SA – Dubai Branch, (ii) Consolidated Construction Group SAL and (iii) Abdul Aziz Al Ajlan Sons for Commercial & Real Estate Investment Company
  6. Consortium of (i) FCC Construcción SA and (ii) International Hospitals Construction Co.;
  7. Consortium of (i) Tamasuk Holding Company and (ii) Alghanim International;
  8. Consortium of (i) Vision International Investment Company and (ii) Mouwasat Medical Services Company;
  9. Consortium of (i) Lamar Holding W.L.L., (ii) Asyad Holding Group and (iii) Bouygues Batiment International.

Official announcement on the website of the Ministry of Health and the National Center for Privatization (NCP).

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