• People

Our tireless cross-border fight against COVID-19

We confront the global health crisis in every area and every country where we operate.

In 2020, we mobilized our resources to face an unprecedented challenge: the COVID-19 pandemic. As managers of assets essential to society—hospitals, transportation/water infrastructures, care facilities for the disabled—we give 100% to alleviate the effects of the pandemic.

From the outset, we coordinated a swift and effective response at all our infrastructures. We adapted our assets to the pandemic and designed contingency plans to ensure the continuity of these essential services. We remembered to nurture the most vulnerable populations, with whom we collaborate through various NGOs in the countries where we operate.

At Hospital Gregorio Marañón (Madrid, Spain), which we are in the process of expanding, we adapted spaces in record time to accommodate the influx of patients. At other concessioned hospitals, like Parla and Coslada, we increased the number of beds and ICU stations. We reinforced the staff providing support services to medical personnel and ramped up cleaning and disinfection protocols. We shared our experience with other healthcare centers in an effort to fight COVID together.

27.000
PROFESSIONALS
from Sacyr Services providing essential help
28
BEDS
At Hospital Gregorio Marañón in just 24 hours
2
TONS OF FOOD
Donated to associations and foundations

We implemented coordinated actions to locate and procure protection equipment on the international market in light of its scarcity. We produced PPE. Specifically, the employees of Valoriza Medioambiente made protective face shields using 3-D printers and donated them to various Madrid hospitals.

Committed to society
We put our resources to use in light of the emergency. We provided healthcare personnel with parking spaces in the lots managed by Sacyr Concessions. We placed moratoriums on rent collections from tenants with retail premises at hospitals and transport hubs. We transferred cleaning equipment from Sacyr Facilities to the UME. The employees of Valoriza Medioambiente focused on cleaning and disinfecting sensitive areas. Even in the most challenging moments, we guaranteed the collection of waste in the municipalities where we provide services.  
We help those in need

: Our Sacyr Social personnel not only knew how to adapt to the complicated situation, they also doubled their efforts at care homes for the elderly and the disabled. They visited households in hardship to provide food, cleaning, or simply care and company.

Cafestore, the Group’s service area manager, delivered tons of food to associations and foundations in Madrid, Valencia, Vitoria, and Tudela, among other cities. Through Deliquo (Sacyr Services), we prepared 200 weekly meals in Madrid for people in need.

Facing the crisis in Latin America 

We also knuckled down in the fight against COVID-19 in Latin America. In Colombia, we participated in the donation of a field hospital at the Bucaramanga Health Institute (Isabu). In an effort to support children’s education, we delivered 63 tablets and restored the El Salado IETA school with help from Ayuda en Acción.

In Peru, we donated 900 food kits to families in need. Finally, in Mexico, we joined Ayuda en Acción to purchase and deliver food and personal hygiene kits to the Singuilucan community in the state of Hidalgo.

  • Hospitals
  • Covid-19
  • Latin America

This website uses its own and third-party cookies to improve the user experience and analyze their behavior in order to improve the service offered.
You can consult additional information about the cookies installed on our Cookies policy.

Cookie Settings

Cookie declaration

These cookies are exempt from compliance with article 22.2 of the LSSI in accordance with the recommendations indicated by the European authority on privacy and cookies. In accordance with the above and although configuration, acceptance or denial is not possible, the editor of this website offers information about them in an exercise of transparency with the user.

  • Name: LFR_Session_STATE_*, Provider: Liferay, Purpose: Manages the session as a registered user , Expiration: Session, Type: HTTP

  • Name: GUEST_LANGUAGE_ID, Provider: Liferay, Purpose: Determines the language with which you access , to show the same in the next session, Expiration: 1 year, Type: HTTP

  • Name: ANONYMOUS_USER_ID, Provider: Liferay, Purpose: Manages the session as an unregistered user , Expiration: 1 year, Type: HTTP

  • Name: COOKIE_SUPPORT, Provider: Liferay, Purpose: Identifies that the use of cookies for the operation of the portal, Expiration: 1 year, Type: HTTP

  • Name: JSessionID, Provider: Liferay, Purpose: Manages login and indicates who is using the site, Expiry: Session, Type: HTTP

  • Name: SACYRGDPR, Supplier: Sacyr, Purpose: Used to manage the cookie policy , Expiration: Session, Type: HTTP

These cookies allow us to count visits and sources of circulation in order to measure and improve the performance of our site. They help us know which pages are the most or least popular, and see how many people visit the site. All the information collected by these cookies is aggregated and, therefore, anonymous.

  • Name: _ga_<container-id>, Provider: Google, Purpose: Collects data about the number of times a user has visited the website in addition to the dates of the first and most recent visit. Used by Google Analytics, Expiration: 2 years Type: HTTP

  • Name: _ga, Provider: Google, Purpose: Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data about how the visitor uses the website, Expiration: 2 years Type: HTTP