About Us

The Ascendi brand represents the activity of a group of seven highway concessionaires with a network of c. 1300 km.

With this network, Ascendi is contributing to greater mobility throughout the country, fostering its development.

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our concessions
Norte Concession
  • First concession awarded to Ascendi in 1999. Direct State concession
  • 175 km of highways
  • Highways: A7 | A11
  • The concession contract encompasses the design, planning, construction, financing, operating, and maintenance of hard-tolled roads for a period of 30 years.
  • Under operation since 2000
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Costa de Prata Concession
  • Awarded in 2000. Direct State concession
  • 110 km of highways
  • Highways: A44 | A29 | A25 | A17
  • The concession contract encompasses the design, planning, construction, financing, operating, and maintenance for a period of 30 years.
  • Under operation since 2000
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Beiras Litoral e Alta Concession
  • Awarded in 2001. Direct State concession
  • 173 km of highways
  • Highways: A25
  • The concession contract encompasses the design, planning, construction, doubling the number of lanes, financing, operating, and maintenance for a period of 30 years.
  • Under operation since 2001
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Grande Porto Concession
  • Awarded in 2002. Direct State concession
  • 56 km of highways
  • Highways: A41 | A42 | A4 | VRI
  • The concession contract encompasses the design, planning, construction, doubling the number of lanes, financing, operating, and maintenance for a period of 30 years.
  • Under operation since 2005
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Grande Lisboa Concession
    • Awarded in 2007. Direct State concession
    • 23 km of highways
    • Highways: A16
    • The concession contract encompasses the design, planning, construction, doubling the number of lanes, financing, operating, and maintenance of hard-tolled roads for a period of 30 years.
    • Under operation since 2009

 
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Douro Interior Subconcession
  • Awarded in 2008. Subconcession by Infraestruturas de Portugal
  • 242 km of roads of which 20 km of highway
  • Roads: IC5 | IP2
  • The concession contract encompasses the design, planning, construction, doubling the number of lanes, financing, operating, and maintenance for a period of 30 years.
  • Under operation since 2010


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Pinhal Interior Subconcession
  • Awarded in 2010. Subconcession by Infraestruturas de Portugal
  • 520 km of roads of which 95 km of highways on the A13 and the A13-1
  • Main Roads: A13 | A13-1 | IC8
  • The concession contract encompasses the design, planning, construction, doubling the number of lanes, financing and/or operation and maintenance for a period of 30 years, of several motorways and associated roads.
  • Under operation since 2011
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Mission and Vision

Our Vision

To be a benchmark in the industry in terms of productivity and efficiency, providing a differentiated quality service to customers and the community.

Our Mission

To operate the motorway business in an innovative and diversified manner.

Our Values

Efficiency - "To manage all our activities in such a way as to optimize available resources and control costs."

Team spirit – "To have a shared, strong, and united vision and to work together as a Concession Group."

Customer-orientated – "To gear all our efforts towards our customers (internal and external), ensuring that we fulfil all of our commitments."

Creativity / innovation – "To be creative and innovative, striving to achieve greater efficiency in our internal processes and in the establishment and running of new businesses."

Ambition – "To use the organisation's assets for its development."