Javiera Gracia

Infrastructure Writer, Chile Bureau in BNamericas  in BNamericas

Javiera Gracia became a member of the BNamericas daily content team on 2017. Previously she was the International Economy reporter for newspaper Estrategia. She covers the Infrastructure and Water&Waste sectors in South America. She has a Journalism degree and a Sociology minor from the Diego Portales University.

1960 articles written by Javiera Gracia:

Operator Series: Chile's Aguas Andinas invests to fend off outages

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Chilean water utility Aguas Andinas, which supplies the Santiago metropolitan region, had a turbulent start of the year. In late February, unusually strong rains during the Chilean summer caused ...

Operator Series: Chile's EPV looks to leave difficult 2017 behind

Thursday, January 11, 2018

Last year was a rough year for Chilean state-owned port operator Empresa Portuaria de Valparaíso (EPV). In mid-February, a group of workers temporarily downed tools and blocked access&n...

A slow and difficult road to recovery for Colombia's railways

Friday, September 1, 2017

In June 2016, the government of Colombia's Antioquia department established a new public company to lead revitalization efforts for the department's railway network. This ent...

Operator Series: Colombia's Conconcreto

Monday, August 28, 2017

During the first half of 2017, Colombian construction company Conconcreto reported 23.1bn pesos (US$8mn) in profit, which is a 41.8% decrease from the year before. At the same time, revenue ...

Chile gears up for costly battle against climate change

Monday, August 28, 2017

Chilean President Michelle Bachelet presented last month a national plan to combat the effects of climate change following a series of harsh weather-related events, including drought, heavy ...