About the hub

  • Coyol Free Zone is a One-Stop-Shop solutions for companies in Life Sciences and Advanced Manufacturing interested in settling at a high level industrial area with a unique architectural, functional and aesthetic design.
  • CFZ offers their services based on the proven experience and knowledge of a world-class team, with a policy of permanent support to leverage its customer’s installation success.
  • The park is committed to promote Costa Rica’s sustainable export flow, thanks to our clients installed on the Life Sciences and Advanced Manufacturing area, to create value chains and generating specialized knowledge in the country.

We Operate Under The Free Zone Regime

The Free Trade Zone Regime is a kit of incentives and benefits approved by the Costa Rican Government to enterprises who decides for a new investment in the country.

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$921

MILLION OF EXPORTS 2015

US$+400

MILLION OF ACCUMULATED INVESTMENT

Exports are from CFZ

LIFE SCIENCES IS THE 1ST EXPORT INDUSTRY

1,200,00

QUALIFIED LABOR FORCE

8,250

EMPLOYEES BY DECEMBER 2016

Best

SUPPLIERS & SERVICES ON SITE

MEET OUR MANAGEMENT TEAM

Coyol Free Zone management team comes from a careful selection process. Its leadership consists of professionals with a high degree of expertise in all areas of the business and the highest personal values. The executive unit delivers a wide range of services, which make of Coyol Free Zone the benchmark of Costa Rican free zone and corporate parks.

Alvaro Carballo Chairman

Chairman


Alvaro Carballo

Jorge Monge Member of the Board

Member of the Board


Jorge Monge

Carlos Wong CEO and General Director

CEO and General Director


Carlos Wong

Ericka Flores Marketing and Director of Business Development

Marketing and Director of Business Development


Ericka Flores

Cristián Fernandez Engineering and Projects Director

Engineering and Projects Director


Cristián Fernandez

PROVEN EXPERIENCE

ONE-STOP-SHOP

Coyol Free Zone is the first and best at One-Stop-Shop solutions, offering everything you need in terms of construction management services, for establishing your facility through all three construction phases:

Pre-Construction

  • Schematic design.
  • Design and develop of construction documents.
  • Construction permits.
  • Open bidding process of works.
  • Preliminary budget, major milestones and dates.
  • Budget based on final designs.
  • Longlead Items excempt on taxes.

Execution and Control

  • Timetable control
  • Budget and cash flow control
  • Procurement of long lead items
  • order changes, submittal & work approvals management.
  • Red line control

Post-Construction

  • Punch list management
  • Contract closing
  • Final quality reports
  • "As-Built" blue prints
  • Warranty management
  • TI with 95% of our customers

CERTIFICATIONS

As a general contractor and ISO 9001:2008 certified, Coyol Free Zone guarantees excellence and top quality in every project developed. This quality assurance system is based on previous successful results that guarantees every costumer advantageous results that are constantly evaluated to determine new opportunities.

Coyol Free Zone is a certified "Essential Costa Rica" branded company—representing Costa Rica as a tourists paradise and leading technology hub with sophisticated, high-quality export products.

Coyol Free Zone is approved as a Leed Master Site by the US Green Building Certification Institute. Clients who wish to apply for their own Leed Certification in the categories of Core and Shell, New Construction and Commercial Interiors will have 7 pre-approved points and one pre-requisite. Additionally, Coyol Free Zone has 7 pre-approved MPRs.

THE QUALITY OF ENERGY @ CFZ SURPASSES THE NATIONAL AVERAGE

INFRASTRUCTURE

Coyol Free Zone offers clients a solid and reliable utility system, which includes:

Redundant Potable Water System

  • CFZ WATER SUPPLY BY AYA
  • CFZ WATER SUPPLY BY OWN WELLS
  • AyA supply with 20 liters per second
  • CFZ own wells supplies with 18 liters per second
  • REDUNDANT SYSTEM = 38 LITERS PER SECOND

Building, Maintenance and Free Zone Administration Services

This service category is to provide the following services to lease tenants at the park:

  • Shell building general maintenance
  • Parking areas maintenance.
  • Municipal taxes
  • Cold shell building insurance

First-Rate Telecommunications System

Dual fiber optic network

Allows for multiple vendors, multiple route. Currently you can choose among 4 different vendors for data transmission like Tigo, American Data Networks, Metrowireless and Telefonica. 2 EXCLUSIVE FIBER RINGS

Fully Redundant Electrical Grid

  • CFZ is underground conected to the New Industrial Coyol Sub-station (ICE) since August 2016. The underground connectivity to the main back bone guarantees no aerial fluctuation. ICE invested $24MM with BID and CFZ invested $2.7MM by offering the best quality of energy in Costa Rica.
  • Feed through three different electrical substations as back-up with exclusive 34,5 KVA electrical primary lines with Poas, Cocos and Garita Sub-station from Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad (ICE).
  • The back up consist of: Existing capacity of 90MVA at the main access point connected to Poas Substation, 135MVA at the east access point connected to Coco substation, and 60MVA at south access point connected to Garita substation.
  • Primary accesses are interconnected by a fiber optic Automatic Transfer Switch.
  • System is remote monitored by the Utilities Company, ICE.
  • Park network is underground and combined with beautiful landscaping

Condominium System

Coyol Free Zone is operating under the Condominium Regime. This legal figure provides tenants with ample benefits

Free Zone security 24 x 7 / 365 days:

  • Access control
  • Video cameras at the vehicle and pedestrian access
  • Perimeter security

Common Area Maintenance – CAM

  • Cleaning of streets
  • Green common areas
  • Original building´s landscaping and green areas
  • Access to our waste water treatment plant
  • Refuse collection thru a 3,5 m3 dumpster for ordinary waste
  • Maintenance of sewer, potable and storm water pipes
  • Infrastructure general maintenance
  • Exclusive employees bus transportation service

VALUE ADDED PLATFORM

"Gente Coyol" is an action plan with programs that will guide us to achieve our vision of being an extraordinary and aspirational place to work.

Gente Coyol

Complementary Services

Exclusive Transportation

Employment

Sports and Wellness

Corporative Social Responsibility

Food Services, Convenience Store, Bank Services and Other

The park offers several pick-up and drop-off routes, with a full time supervisor responsible for maintaining the condition of the buses and complying with scheduled routes and security standards.

CFZ is aware of the permanent need to recruit qualified operational staff. In order to achieve this goal Value Added Platform Department continues developing strong recruiting projects and customized training programs to support resident companies.

The aim of these training projects is to raise the level of employability of people in the area of influence of CFZ and thereby to support companies in their process of talent acquisition with trained and qualified candidates

CFZ offers sports and wellness programs to encourage employees to improve their well-being by adopting a healthy lifestyle.

By several Social Responsibility programs, CFZ provides support to communities near by the zone, and promotes environmentally responsible programs in order to reduce the impact.

At the forefront of advanced manufacturing

# Business Telephone exchange Web page Building
1 Abbott Vascular 2484-2000 http://www.abbottvascular.com/ B31
2 Apollo Endosurgery 4055-4000 www.apolloendo.com B13.3
3 Confluent Medical-NDC 2433-7840 www.nitinol.com B25
4 Coopervision 2436-4400 www.coopervision.com B52
5 Establishment Labs 2434-2400 www.establishmentlabs.com B15
6 Freudenberg Medical 2433-1126 www.freudenbergmedical.com B13.4
7 Hologic 2436-2600 www.hologic.com B24
8 LivaNova 4052-4101 www.livanova.com B49
9 Medtronic 2436-5700 www.medtronic.com B20
10 Merrill´s Packaging 2434-1059 www.merrills.com B15 B27
11 MicroVention Terumo 4052-8650 www.microvention.com B33
12 Moog 2429-1523 www.moog.com/medical B9
13 Philips 2429-2200 www.volcanocorp.com B37
14 Precision Coating No Disponible www.precisioncoating.com B25
15 Resonetics No Disponible www.resonetics.com B13.4 B27
16 Segex No Disponible No Disponible B13.4 B27
17 Sensient 2434-1900 www.sensient.com B15
18 SMC 2433-2858 www.smcltd.com B48
19 Smith & Nephew 2209-1500 www.smith-nephew.com B32.1
20 Smiths interconnect 4031-3150 www.emc-rflabs.com B25
21 St Jude Medical 2482-4400 www.sjm.com B44
22 Steris 2434-1323 www.synergyhealthplc.com B13.1- B16
23 Theragenics Corporation 4055-6000 www.theragenics.com B13.3
24 Utitec Medical 2429-2000 www.veridiam.com/medical.html B15

Client Endorsements

Our clients are proud of their partnerships with Coyol Free Zone and they regularly let us know the benefits and advantages of doing business with us. Here's what some of them have to say:

MASTER PLAN

COSTA RICA

  • Population: 4,7 millions
  • Density: 95.69 P/Km2
  • Labor force: 2,1 millions (47% of population)
  • Age structure:
  • 0-14 years old, 27,8%
  • 15-64 years old, 66,4%
  • 65 years old and over, 5,8%
  • 15-34 years old population: 1,6 millions (34% of total)
  • Median age: 26,8 years old
  • Alajuela
  • Population: 847,660
  • Density: 86.67 P/Km2

CONTACT US

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Gente Coyol

+506 2435-6000
info@coyolfz.com
50mts south of Riteve, El Coyol, Alajuela, Costa Rica