HICL Infrastructure Company Limited, the listed infrastructure investment company advised by InfraRed Capital Partners Limited, has acquired equity interests in two Dutch PPP projects from Ballast Nedam.
Infrastructure/PPP news in Netherlands
BAM and PGGM have announced that they have completed the refinancing of the Poort van Den Haag B.V. (PvDH), a fully operational availability-based PPP Court Project in Den Haag in the Netherlands.
EIB has announced it is considering financing two road projects under PPP scheme in Netherlands and Poland.
The Dutch National Transport Authority, Rijkswaterstaat, has launched a tender process to seek private partners to develop a highway in the North of Rotterdam.
The EQT Infrastructure investment strategy has signed definitive transaction documentation to acquire Delta Comfort B.V. from Delta N.V., the municipality and province owned integrated utility company of the Dutch province of Zeeland.
Antin Infrastructure Partners, an independent private equity firm focused on infrastructure investments, aims to raise €3 billion (US$3.19 billion) for its latest infrastructure fund.
Dutch pension fund manager cooperative PGGM has appointed Erik van de Brake as head of infrastructure.
Dutch transport authority RWS has announced it has awarded the Eefde lock PPP project in the Netherlands to a consortium called Lock to Twente (L2T).
American Tower Corporation (AMT) and Dutch pension fund manager PGGM have announced entry into a definitive agreement to form a joint venture (ATC Europe), which will focus on pursuing telecommunications real estate investment opportunities in select countries in Europe.
The Executive Board of Royal BAM Group has appointed Dr. M. Koch as managing director of BAM Deutschland AG with effect from 1 October 2016. Markus Koch (46) has been part of the management of BAM’s general building company in Germany since 2010.
Arcus Infrastructure Partners has announced that its Arcus European Infrastructure Fund 1 (AEIF1) has entered into a binding agreement for the sale of its 97.8% interest in Shere Group Limited to Cellnex Telecom S.A., which is also acquiring the 2.2% minority interest. The transaction is expected to close in the next few weeks.
3Angle consortium, comprised of Fluor, Heijmans Capital and 3i Infrastructure, has reached the financial close for the A27 (Utrecht - Hilversum) & A1(Hilversum - Bunschoten & Spakenburg) PPP project.
DIF, an independent fund management company and has circa US$3.7 billion of funds under management, has announced the appointment of Willem Jansonius as Partner in its Schiphol office. Willem will be leading DIF’s new core infrastructure activities.
DIF, established in 2005 as an independent fund management company, has announced the appointment of its Head of Americas, Paul Huebener to Partner.
Royal BAM Group and Dutch pension fund administrator PGGM has announced an increased commitment to their joint venture.
The consortium New Amsterdam Court House (NACH) achieved the Financial Close for the DBFMO contract signed on 25 May 2016 for the construction and operation of the Rechtbank Amsterdam courthouse PPP project.
The Directorate-General for Public Works and Water Management of the Netherlands (Rijkswaterstaat) selected the 3Angle consortium, comprised of Fluor, Heijmans Capital and 3i Infrastructure, for the development of existing and new infrastructure of the A27 (Utrecht - Hilversum) & A1(Hilversum - Bunschoten & Spakenburg) PPP project.
The management of BAM Infra Nederland bv has appointed Mrs. Jolanda van Zanen as Director BAM Infra Energie & Water bv, effective from 1 July 2016.
The contract has a total value of approximately €300 million (US$340.92 million) and the European Investment Bank (EIB) has committed to provided nearly €80 million (US$90.91 million), fully guaranteed under the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI). Two other commercial banks, Bank of Tokyo Mitsubishi UFJ (BTMU) and Deka Bank provided an €160m loan with a 24-year tenor.
BAM Group has appointed Mr M.G.T. van Kruijsbergen as Director Strategy with effect from 1 August 2016. Currently Mark van Kruijsbergen (1969) is VP Commercial Market with Solar Nederland.