Awards

Cintra’s projects have been consistently recognized for their quality and innovation.

Perhaps most notably, Cintra was named “Global Infrastructure Developer of the Year” in 2010 by the prestigious journal Infrastructure Investor and has been honored three times as “North American Infrastructure Developer of the Year” in 2009, 2010 and 2012 by the same publication.

The North Tarrant Express (NTE) and LBJ Express highways in Texas were each voted “2010 Deal of the Year” by the American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA), the oldest and most respected transportation infrastructure constructors’ association in the nation.

  • P3 Award Finalist for Sponsor/Developer of the Year – selected by P3 Bulletin.
  • P3 Award Finalist for Best Operational Project – selected by P3 Bulletin for the LBJ Express project.
  • P3 Award Finalist for Best Road/Bridge/Tunnel Project – selected by P3 Bulletin for the I-77 Express Lanes project.
  • 2016 AGC in the Community Awards—awarded by Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) for the LBJ Express project.
  • 2016 Global Best Project, Road/Highway Category — awarded by Engineering News Record (ENR) for the LBJ Express project.
  • Don Capelle Award for Leadership — awarded by the Transportation Research Board (TRB) Managed Lanes Committee for the North Tarrant Express and LBJ Express projects.
  • 2016 Alliant Build America Award in the Design-Build Civil category — awarded by the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) for the LBJ Express project.
  • Texas Engineering Excellence Award — awarded by the American Council of Engineering Companies of Texas for the North Tarrant Express project.
  • Texas Engineering Excellence Award — awarded by the American Council of Engineering Companies of Texas for the LBJ Express project.
  • 2015 Best of the Best Highway/Bridge Project — awarded by Engineering News Record for the North Tarrant Express project.
  • 2015 Best Highway/Bridge Project — awarded by ENR Texas & Louisiana for the North Tarrant Express project.
  • Best Safety Award — awarded by ENR Texas & Louisiana for the North Tarrant Express project.
  • “2015 TransComm Skills Best Transportation Event”—awarded by the Transportation Communications Sub-committee of the American Association of State Highways and Transport Officials (AASHTO) for the North Tarrant Express project.
  • America’s Transportation Award — awarded by the American Association of State Highways and Transport Officials (AASHTO) for the North Tarrant Express project.
  • Under Budget Award — awarded by the America’s Transportation Awards (Western Region States) for the North Tarrant Express project.
  • Texas Quality Asphalt Pavement Award for Outstanding Achievement — awarded by the Texas Asphalt Pavement Association (TXAPA) for the North Tarrant Express project.
  • Journey Towards Excellence Award — awarded by the Texas Department of Transportation for the North Tarrant Express project.
  • Community Relations PRIDE Award — awarded by the American Road and Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) Transportation Development Foundation for the North Tarrant Express/NMSI Partnership for STEM Education. Through this program, Cintra partnered with the National Math and Science Initiative to steer more US students toward the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.
  • Environmental Globe Award — awarded by American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) for the North Tarrant Express project.
  • Minority Business Leader Award — awarded by the Dallas Business Journal to Angela Berry-Roberson for her work on the LBJ Express project.
  • General Contractor of the Year Pillar Award — awarded by the Regional Hispanic Contractors Association for the LBJ Express project.
  • Public Relations Globe Award — awarded by American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) for the North Tarrant Express project.
  • Contractor of the Year — awarded by ENR Texas & Louisiana for Ferrovial Agroman’s work on the North Tarrant Express and LBJ Express projects.
  • Texas Excellence in Construction Award — awarded by the U.S. Trade & Commerce Research Institute to the North Tarrant Express project for consistently demonstrating a high regard for upholding business ethics and company values.
  • General Contractor of the Year Pillar Award — awarded by the Regional Hispanic Contractors Association to the North Tarrant Express project for outstanding performance in the areas of safety, innovation, sustainable building practices and project management.
  • Best Public Private Partnership Road Project — awarded by the Partnership Awards for the North Tarrant Express project.
  • Best Developer and Contractor — awarded by the Partnership Awards for the North Tarrant Express project.
  • Jupiter Award — awarded by the Asian Contractors Association of Texas for the North Tarrant Express project.
  • LUNA Award for Administrative Professional of the Year — awarded by the Regional Hispanic Contractors Association to Yolanda Coleman for her administrative work on the North Tarrant Express project.
  • Globe Award for Environmental Excellence — awarded by ARTBA for the LBJ Express project.
  • # 1 Transportation Infrastructure Company — by invested capital—ranked by Public Works Financing.
  • Small Business Advocate Award — awarded by the Texas Department of Transportation Office of Civil Rights to Angela Berry-Roberson for her work on the North Tarrant Express and LBJ Express project.
  • Platinum Award for Newspaper Article — awarded by the Hermes Creative Awards for the North Tarrant Express project.
  • Runner up for Best PR Campaign of the Year — awarded by Ragan’s PR Daily for the LBJ Express Project.
  • Honorable mention for best Digital PR Campaign ($100-200k) — awarded by Ragan’s PR Daily for the LBJ Express Project.
  • Award of Honor for Community Relations — awarded by PRSA Dallas for the LBJ Express Project.
  • Small Business Advocacy Award — awarded by Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) Office of Civil Rights for the LBJ Express Project.
  • LUNA Award for Business Advocate of the Year — awarded by the Regional Hispanic Contractors Association to Angela Berry-Roberson for her work on the North Tarrant Express and LBJ Express project.
  • MBE Best Practices Recognition Award — awarded by DFW Minority Supplier Development Council for the LBJ Express project.
  • LUNA Award for Administrative Professional of the Year — awarded by the Regional Hispanic Contractors Association to Margarita Moreno for her administrative work on the LBJ Express project.
  • North American Infrastructure Developer of the Year — awarded by Infrastructure Investor.
  • # 1 Transportation Infrastructure Company – by invested capital—ranked by Public Works Financing.
  • Gemini Teaming Partner Award — awarded by the Asian Contractors Association of Texas for the North Tarrant Express project.
  • Website Redesign Award — awarded by the Marcom Awards for the North Tarrant Express project’s website.
  • Gemini Teaming Partner Award — awarded by Asian Contractors Assn. of Texas for the LBJ Express Project.
  • Corporate Social Responsibility Award for “Best Stakeholder Engagement” — awarded by PR Daily for the LBJ Express Project.
  • #1 Transportation Infrastructure Company — by invested capital—ranked by Public Works Financing.
  • LUNA Award for CEO of the Year — awarded by the Regional Hispanic Contractors Association to Belen Marcos, CEO of the North Tarrant Express project.
  • Gold Award for Overall Web Site Design — awarded by the Hermes Creative Awards for the North Tarrant Express project’s website.
  • Platinum Award for Advertising Campaign — awarded by the Marcom Awards for the North Tarrant Express project’s “Orange Cones, No Phones” campaign.
  • Global Infrastructure Developer of the Year — awarded by Infrastructure Investor.
  • New Canadian Commercial Technology/Innovation or Research and Development Award — awarded by the Intelligent Transportation Systems Society of Canada (ITS Canada) for the 407 ETR project.
  • North American Infrastructure Developer of the Year — awarded by Infrastructure Investor.
  • Project of the Year — awarded by the American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) for the North Tarrant Express project.
  • Private Sector Entrepreneur of the Year P3 Division — awarded to Nicolas Rubio by the American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA).
  • North American Project Bond Deal of the Year — awarded by Project Finance Magazine for the LBJ Express Project.
  • Developer of the Year — awarded by Infrastructure Investor Magazine for the LBJ Express Project.
  • P3 Transaction of the Year — awarded by Infrastructure Investor Magazine for the LBJ Express Project.
  • Project of the Year — awarded by the American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) for the LBJ Express project.
  • Global Transport Deal of the Year — awarded by Infrastructure Journal for the North Tarrant Expressway project.
  • President Awards for Excellence — awarded by the International Bridge, Tunnel and Turnpike Association (IBTTA) for the 407 ETR project.
  • North American Infrastructure Developer of the Year — awarded by Infrastructure Investor.
  • Private Sector Entrepreneur of the Year P3 Division — awarded to Jose Maria Lopez by the American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA).
  • Refinancing Deal of the Year in America — awarded by Euromoney for the Maipo Highway (Santiago-Talca).
  • Refinancing Deal of the Year in America — awarded by LatinFinance for the Maipo Highway (Santiago-Talca).
  • Worldwide Transport Infrastructure Developer — ranked second by number of concessions by Public Works magazine.
  • Project Finance Deal of the Year — awarded by Project Finance International for the N4/N6 Highway (Ireland).
  • Infrastructure Developer of the Year – finalist—award granted by Project Finance International.
  • Transport Infrastructure Developer, ranked first by capital invested—awarded by Public Works magazine.
  • Transport Infrastructure Developer, ranked second—awarded by Project Finance International.
  • American Project Finance Deal of the Year—awarded by Euromoney for the Maipo Highway (Santiago-Talca).