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Graña y Montero will build schools in 14 cities in Colombia

Yesterday, the Graña y Montero Group was awarded the Buena Pro for the project “Group N° 2: Design, Technical Studies and Construction contract in the Coffee and Pacific zone which executes the Educational Infrastructure projects in Colombia” for an approximate amount of US$ 135 million with a duration period of 3 years. Its scope is the construction of approximately 3,000 classrooms in several schools distributed in 14 cities within four provinces in the south west of the country.

The Ministry of National Education conducted the public bidding through the Educational Infrastructure Financing Fund (FFIE), for the construction and/or renovation of schools throughout Colombia, selecting fourteen cities for the Group N°2.
This project is part of the strategy for “Colombia más educada” (“A more educated Colombia”), which is one of the three pillars of the Colombian National Development Plan 2014-2018: “All together for a new country”, whose vision for year 2025 is to become the most educated country in Latin America.


Date: June 21, 2016