On June 20, 2014, Mexico’s Communications and Transport Ministry (SCT) announced the winner of a public tender to construct the first section of a passenger rail line between Mexico City and the nearby city of Toluca in the State of Mexico. What sounds like a “roundup” item from a construction industry bulletin, for us is like a lightning bolt to the heart, a thunderclap of excitement, daring us to dream beyond limits! This is what it’s like to be really into public policy, so warn your children. In any case, the Toluca tender could potentially represent much more than just a juicy government contract for the winner, and we are excited. Continue reading Will the passenger rail dream come true this time in Mexico?
MBAE & Helimex, a trade show focused on aviation equipment and services for business use, will be held February 28 to March 2, 2011 at the Toluca International Airport just west of Mexico City. The show features 40 – 50 industry-specific exhibitors and is closed to the general public. Toluca is the principal hub of Mexico’s business aviation industry. For more information, see www.mbaeexpo.com .