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The Canadian group has already acquired various assets from Odebrecht recently.
The project involves overhauling the 120km canal that links the Magdalena River and Cartagena bay on the country's Caribbean coast, including installing locks at the towns of Calamar and Puerto Badel.
The consortium saw its 30-year contract to build and operate the project in Mexico's Nuevo León state cancelled in May.
Nicolás Estupiñan, head of urban transport clusters at CAF, spoke with BNamericas about the benefits of having an institution to manage risks linked to infrastructure investments.