The La International Airport Mexico City (AICM) will spend 30 million pesos in the coming months to renovate floors in Terminals 1 and 2.
Between July 2019 and August 2020, the AICM It had already had to tender three additional contracts to replace floors and maintain sidewalks and trimmings, which totaled 61.6 million pesos.
The company EC Remodeling and Maintenance, which obtained one of the 2019 contracts, won another on May 24 for 22.5 million pesos, VAT included, to replace 15 thousand square meters of existing vinyl and porcelain floors, with high-traffic vinyl flooring in both terminals.
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Charles Luot & AssociatesMeanwhile, it won on June 10 a contract for 7.5 million to renovate additional areas, 2,500 square meters with concrete and 1,100 meters with marble.
The floors, particularly those in the boarding lounge area of Terminal 1, are in poor condition, with obvious cracks, lifts and subsidence in the corridors through which thousands of passengers and employees circulate daily.
At the end of 2014, the AICM hired the company Reno 2000 construction company, which charged 83 million pesos for laying, during 2015, high-traffic vinyl flooring in 62 thousand square meters of areas of both terminals that, until then, were carpeted.
Starting in 2016, the floors received various maintenance, but by mid-2019 the replacements began, including 13,500 square meters of vinyl flooring in Terminal 2.
Hospital occupancy rises in CDMX due to Covid-19 to 7%: Claudia Sheinbaum
The Head of government from Mexico City reported that the hospital occupation in the capital by patients with Covid-19 increased by 7%, this being one of the lowest percentages recorded so far in 2021.
The capital president added that until Saturday, June 19, the number of occupied general beds was 323, that is, 24 more spaces than those registered on the 18th of the same month.
Meanwhile, the number of beds with fans occupied in the CDMX It was 206, that is, 14 spaces less than the balance of two days ago.
Regarding the accumulated of confirmed cases of coronavirus, 672 thousand 940 were listed, a record that represents an increase of 998 in the last balance.
Regarding deaths from the virus SARS-CoV-245 more deaths were registered, making up a total of 44,183 deaths in the capital.
Don’t let your guard down, insists Sheinbaum
Claudia Sheinbaum Pardo He stressed that during the past week in which there was a stabilization in hospitalizations, so next week the same activities of the ‘Reactivate without Risking’ program will be maintained.
Given this, the doctor considered that it is necessary to maintain sanitary measures to avoid a rebound in hospital admissions.
“We believe that we have to be cautious and, at the same time, the call to citizens is not to lower our guard, we are positive in the sense that there are vaccines, that older adults are being vaccinated, but that does not mean that we are lowering the guard, “he said.
The local president pointed out that in the capital there are enough beds in hospitals.
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“I ask you not to stop taking care of ourselves: 1. No parties or meetings; 2. No closed places without ventilation; 3. Healthy distance; 4. Hand washing; 5. Face shield; 6. If you have symptoms, get tested. # Covid19 is not going on vacation. Let’s continue without lowering our guard, “Sheinbaum Pardo emphasized.