Daniel Bland

IInfra, Water&Waste Reporter, Brazil Bureau  in BNamericas

Daniel Bland has worked as a São Paulo-based foreign correspondent for BNamericas since 2008. Through sector analysis and interviews with company executives and government officials, he reports on business opportunities and challenges on infrastructure projects throughout Brazil and other regions of Latin America. He has a BA degree in mass communications from CSUN in Los Angeles.

11326 articles written by Daniel Bland:

Will São Paulo's Cantareira water supply system dry out this year?

Monday, March 31, 2014

Although much focus in the first quarter of 2014 has been put on the low water level of Brazil's Cantareira water supply system in the southeastern state of São Paulo, the system's wat...

Brazil's PAC snapshot: US$2.84bn sanitation funding breakdown

Tuesday, June 4, 2013

Brazil's federal government, through its growth acceleration plan PAC, invested approximately 6.05bn reais (US$2.84bn) in large wastewater projects in cities with more than 500,000 residents betw...

Water resources snapshot: Colombia 2025

Monday, March 11, 2013

Ranked as South America's third largest country, Colombia and its more than 46mn residents must stay on top of providing sufficient water resources for needs such as drinking, agriculture and ele...

Water resources snapshot: Brazil 2025

Monday, February 18, 2013

While Brazil may not come immediately to mind when thinking of countries that face water scarcity problems, a look into the next 12 years paints a very different picture. With support from studies p...

World Cup Update - US$336mn in port works

Tuesday, January 29, 2013

A total of seven cities throughout Brazil are improving their port infrastructure in preparation for the 2014 World Cup. Six of them have sea ports and one has a waterway port. All of them, except one...