The head of the infrastructure chamber CCI said that the organization "trusts in the moral probity" of Luis Andrade after it was announced he would be charged under the Odebrecht bribery investigation.
The total investment for the works is some US$259mn
The highway concessionaire is looking for a partner who can provide the financing needed to participate in upcoming tenders for highway concessions, a local daily reports.
Despite persistent risks, emerging fiscal and growth data suggest Mexico will avoid a major economic downturn in 2017.
The overall project, which is part of the government's 4G highway program, will demand an estimated investment of US$430mn.
Late last month, federal authorities said that 17 road projects are being prepared to connect to the new Mexico City international airport.
The budget will now be submitted as a bill for approval of the national legislature.
The evaluation is the first of its kind ever done on a Mexican project's financing structure.
Businessman Enrique Ghisays was found guilty of asset laundering and illegal enrichment. The businessman was accused of paying up to US$11mn to officials in Colombia.
The transport ministry will be headed by Germán Cardona, who previously held that position in 2010-2012, while the housing ministry will be led by the current Barranquilla urban development director.