Both the canton and the city of Ambato are in central Ecuador, 176 km south of the city of Quito. The canton and city have Ecuador’s fourth-largest population, with nearly 340,000 inhabitants.
ASTEC performed the feasibility and final studies for the systems to collect, treat and dispose of sewage and rainwater runoff for the city of Ambato. The consultancy also included the final water supply studies for the following localities in the canton: Yanahurco, Alobamba, San Francisco and La Esperanza. ASTEC also conducted the final studies for sanitary sewerage systems for the following localities of the canton: Huachi Grande, Montalvo, Cevallos and Picaigua.