Ecuador Gets Bids for Refinery Site Preparation, BNAmericas Says

Ecuador’s government received bids from at least 10 companies to prepare a site in the coastal province of Manabi for the construction of an oil refinery, Business News Americas reported.

Companies including Acciona Infraestructuras-Constructora Nacional, China Tiesiju Civil Engineering Group, Construtora Queiroz Galvao SA and Sinohydro Group Ltd. (601669) submitted offers for contract, estimated to be worth $315 million, the Santiago-based news agency said today on its website. Ecuador will announce the winner on June 8, BNAmericas said.

Ecuador’s Non-Renewable Natural Resources Ministry’s press office declined to comment about the bids today.

To contact the reporter on this story: Nathan Gill in Quito at ngill4@bloomberg.net

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Dale Crofts at dcrofts@bloomberg.net

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