Los Organos-Aguas Verdes road

Final engineering design for the rehabilitation and maintenance of the road Panamericana Norte: Section 6, Los Organos-Aguas Verdes (km 142) involved in the El Niño phenomenon



Name of Client

Ministerio de Transportes, Comunicaciones Vivienda y Construcción (PERT)

Financing sources



Bustamante Williams y Asociados Consultores S.A. (Peru) (member)


11/1999 - 11/2000

Project Description

The road develops in hilly terrain in lime-silty formation for 40 % of the total length. The rest of the track develops along the coast and in the esondation plain of the rivers Tunbes and Bolsico.
Category 1a, speed 90 km/h.
The project included diagnostics and rehabilitation designs of minor structures and bridges (416 structures of which 42 bridges), preparation of tender documents.
Rehabilitation of 8 metallic bridges : Tumbes (182,10 m) ; Canoas (33,80 m) ; Plateritos (40,45 m) ; El Rubio (33,45 m) ; Paolo Santo (30,40 m) ; Huacura (33,50 m) ; Gran (25,40 m) ; Zarumilla (33,40 m).

Services Description

Environmental impact study, topographic study, geological and geotechnical study, hydrologic and hydraulic study, review and design of minor structures and bridges (416 structures, of which 42 bridges). Traffic study and layout design; HDM 3 economic study; Tender documents.