Astaldi informs that on this past 30 June, the Bridge over Izmit Bay in Turkey, the world’s 4th-longest suspension bridge and part of the Gebze-Orhangazi-Izmir Motorway, was opened to traffic. The opening comes on top of the first 40 kilometres of motorway already opened to traffic last April along the route that stretches from Gebze to Orhangazi.
Astaldi is pleased to announce that it has reached an agreement to adjust the terms of the covenants associated with a EUR 500m revolving credit facility that was extended to the Group by a syndicate of banks. The new agreement covers the remainder of the credit facility’s duration, for the period through 2019.
Visit on the occasion of the International Economic Forum in Saint Petersburg. Today, Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi visited the Astaldi site for the works to complete the central portion of the Western High Speed Diameter (WHSD) in Saint Petersburg, Russia.
The Astaldi Group has been awarded by CODELCO a new US$ 460 million contract for the extension in Chile of the Chuquicamata Underground Mining Project. This award was through a competitive bidding process among local and international companies.