- MegaProject 1262: GBP175 million green bonds issued for Thames Tideway Tunnel project
- Brazil to auction concessions for 2,600 km of transmission lines
- MegaProject 1261: Czech Republic launches tender for US$1 billion road PPP
- Task force advises PPP for multi-billion Helsinki-Tallinn tunnel
- UK Transport Secretary announces major rail PPP
- DIF Infrastructure V reaches final close at US$2.3 billion
The Brazilian government has announced that the National Electricity Energy Agency (ANEEL) will auction concessions for the construction, operation and maintenance of approximately 2,600 km of transmission lines on 28 June 2018.
|Date modification||Project||Country||Value ($MM)||Current Stage|
|May 21, 2018||South Africa’s first offshore supply base in Western Cape PPP Project||South Africa||Project awarded|
|May 21, 2018||New International Airport PPP Project in Bulacan||Philippines||13.43||Project signed|
|May 21, 2018||Limerick tunnel PPP project||Ireland||777.86||Project in operation|
|May 21, 2018||Floating Offshore Wind Project in California||(USA) United States of America||Project awarded|
|May 21, 2018||Environmental Complex of Gipuzkoa Phase II biomethanization plant in Eskuzaitzeta||Spain||Project awarded|
|May 21, 2018||Clark International Airport Operations and Maintenance Project||Philippines||111.19||Project in tender|
|May 21, 2018||Boryspil airport concession||Ukraine||280.00||Project in planning|
|May 21, 2018||Batch 2 - Priority School Building Programme (North East)||UK (United Kingdom)||202.00||Financial close|
|May 21, 2018||A16 highway PPP project north of Rotterdam||Netherlands||1,106.43||Project awarded|
|May 18, 2018||Umm Al Hayman Wastewater PPP Project||Kuwait||1,800.00||Project awarded|
|May 18, 2018||Thames tideway tunnel (TTT) project||UK (United Kingdom)||6,480.00||Financial close|
News and Projects by Country
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Funds & Investments News
DIF has announced the final close of its DIF Infrastructure V (DIF V) fund at the hard-cap of EUR1.9 billion (US$2.24 billion).
Aurelia S.r.l., the financial holding company of the Gavio family, and Ardian, have entered into a non-binding memorandum of understanding (MoU) to develop a strategic partnership aimed at strengthening the ASTM/Sias Group in the infrastructure sector.
|Modification date||Transaction||Country||Transaction value (US$MM)|
|May 21, 2018||Scandinavian Property Group sells a Norwegian portfolio to Infranode and DIF||Norway|
|May 21, 2018||IFM Investors acquires OHL Concesiones||Spain||2,629.59|
|May 21, 2018||HICL and Kajima acquire the Belfast Metropolitan College PFI project from Titanic Property Development Group||UK (United Kingdom)|
|May 21, 2018||HCL Infrastructure has acquired a 45% interest in the Priority Schools Building Programme North East Batch Project from Galliford Try||UK (United Kingdom)||121.41|
|May 21, 2018||Fiera Infrastructure acquires IslaLink from EQT Infrastructure||Spain|
People & Companies News
Currie & Brown UK has announced the appointment of eight new directors, five of whom are new appointments and three of whom have been promoted to the position from within the company.
Yesterday the UK Parliament voted against imposing a windfall tax on PPP contractors. The tax was proposed by a member of the Labour Party, and was supported by members of other parties and publicly backed by the UK's second largest trade union.
Corporate Finance News
Bouwfonds Investment Management, subsidiary of Rabo Real Estate Group, has announced the completion of the disposal of a large part of its portfolio. As a result of this successful divestment, Bouwfonds IM’s portfolio has been cut back from over EUR6.3 billion (US$7.8 billion) in 2015 to EUR2.1 billion (US$2.6 billion) now.
|Country||Company||Type of Company|
|UK (United Kingdom)||Amber Infrastructure Group||Infrastructure Developer, Investor|
|UK (United Kingdom)||Dalmore Capital||Investment Advisor|
|UK (United Kingdom)||Aviva Investors - Aviva Commercial Finance||Investor, Lender|
|(USA) United States of America||Standard & Poor's||Rating agency|