MEXICO CITY, Dec. 20, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Empresas ICA, S.A.B. de C.V. (BMV:ICA) (NYSE:ICA), the largest engineering, construction, procurement and infrastructure company in Mexico, announces the delivery of the second turbine of the hydroelectric project La Yesca Ing. Alfredo Elías Ayub and receipt of the second payment that corresponds to fulfilling the second unit Provisional Acceptance, in accordance with the contract with the Federal Electricity Commission.
As a result, ICA received the second scheduled payment of US$342 million. The aggregate amount received to date is US$1,042 million and was applied to pay project debt.
Empresas ICA, S.A.B. de C.V. is Mexico's largest construction and infrastructure operations company. Founded in 1947, ICA's principal lines of business are civil and industrial construction and engineering; infrastructure operations, including airports, toll roads, and water systems; and homebuilding. For more information visit www.ica.com.mx/ir .The Empresas ICA, S.A.B. de C.V. logo is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/newsroom/prs/?pkgid=10914 This press release may contain projections or other forward-looking statements related to ICA that reflect ICA's current expectations or beliefs concerning future events. Such forward-looking statements are subject to various risks and uncertainties and may differ materially from actual results or events due to important factors such as changes in general economic, business or political or other conditions in Mexico, Latin America or elsewhere, changes in capital markets in general that may affect policies or attitudes towards lending to Mexico or Mexican companies, changes in tax and other laws affecting ICA's businesses, increased costs, unanticipated increases in financing and other costs or the inability to obtain additional debt or equity financing on attractive terms and other factors set forth in ICA's most recent filing on Form 20-F and in any filing or submission ICA has made with the SEC subsequent to its most recent filing on Form 20-F. All forward-looking statements are based on information available to ICA on the date hereof, and ICA assumes no obligation to update such statements.
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