The general background for the casino project located in Calama was handed in to the Local Council by Alan Céspedes Medina, General Manager of the operating company Latin Gaming. The Plaza Sol del Loa casino to open in March 2009.
The exhibition counted with the presence of Jorge Orellana, geologist and project manager. Casino de Calama will be named “Plaza Sol del Loa” and will operate in the place occupied by former Finca San Juan.
The current project, pointed Céspedes, comprises a total expansion of 60 sqm and the construction will have five areas. The first one will have 90 offices addressed for the commercial area, as well as a casino, a hotel and an apart hotel.
In the casino area there will be 400 slots, 22 table games, etc. South American company GHL will be in charge of the operation of the hotel, while the apart hotel will have 96 suites. There will also be a parking space for 485 vehicles.
Céspedes pointed that last July 18th, the backgrounds were delivered to seven companies that are interested in building the development. Last July 31st, it concluded the engineering study. Last August 19th it concluded the deadline to receive the construction offers and the contract will be signed on the last week of September.