Republic of the Philippines

Public-Private Partnership Center

Tarlac-Pangasinan-La Union Expressway (TPLEX) Project

Project Brief
Implementing Agency

Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH)

Project Description

The project involves the design, financing, construction, operation and maintenance by the private sector of an 89.31 km expressway from Tarlac City, Tarlac to Rosario, La Union. The project is divided into three (3) sections namely:

Section 1 – Tarlac City to Rosales, Pangasinan
Section 2 – Rosales Pangasinan to Urdaneta City, Pangasinan
Section 3 – Urdaneta City, Pangasinan to Rosario, La Union

Project Cost

Php 24,415.19 Billion (USD 358 Million)

Procurement Mode

Solicited

PPP Structure

Build-Transfer-and-Operate (BTO)

Cooperation Period

35 years (2008-2043)

Region

  • REGION I - ILOCOS
  • REGION III - CENTRAL LUZON

Sector

Road

Private Proponent

Private Infra Development Corporation (PIDC)

Status

Operational. Sections 1, 2, and 3 are substantially completed and operational as of July 30, 2020