Absormex – Altamira, Tamaulipas

The 433-metre structure has a 126-metre central span that lifts to a height of 53 metres in just 11 minutes to allow ships to enter. The bridge showcases VINCI Construction’s wide-ranging expertise in foundations, mechanical engineering, marine works and civil engineering.


  • Chilled Water Cogeneration System

  • Turbine Inlet Air Cooling System (TIAC)

  • 1000 Ton of Steam fired Absorption Chillers

  • Engineering, Procurement and Construction of the chilled water plant and Automation System

  • 4 Tonv/hr for high efficiency chillers

  • Allan Bradley PLC automation system

  • 1 year payback

  • 2.5 MUSD

  • With our TIAC System, the Solar Turbine gives extra 3 Mw-hr of electricity; more than 2.5 MUD/year savings

  • 30 indirect workers

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