Balfour Beatty has announced that it has reached an agreement to sell its 95% share in Blackpool Airport to Blackpool Council.
Infrastructure/PPP news in UK (United Kingdom)
The UK government, through the Secretary of State for Transport, has announced the preferred route for the A303 Stonehenge tunnel project, which it aims to deliver under Private Finance 2 (PF2).
hub North Scotland has announced that Balfour Beatty has been appointed the main ‘tier 1’ contractor for NHS Highland’s proposed new hospitals
The Welsh government has issued a prior information notice (PIN) for the upgrade of the section of the A465 through its new Mutual Investment Model (MIM).
A consortium of HICL, Equitix and the South Korean National Pension Service (NPS) have completed the acquisition of the High Speed One (HS1) rail concession in the UK for more than £3 billion ($3.9 billion).
Transurban has announced that Transurban Finance Company Pty Limited, the Transurban Group’s financing vehicle, has priced €500 million (US$596 million) of senior secured 10.5 year notes under its Euro Medium Term Note Programme.
The London Borough of Newham seeks a regeneration partner to enter into a joint venture for a major mixed-used development.
AMP Capital has reached final close on the AMP Capital Infrastructure Debt Fund III (IDF III), raising US$2.5 billion for the mezzanine debt strategy, an additional US$800 million in co-investment rights and securing a further US$800 million from investors who want access to its deal capabilities.
Birmingham City Council is seeking a private partner to deliver the Birmingham Smithfield development scheme located in the heart of the city centre.
Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council (UK) has issued a contract notice for the development of a regeneration scheme.
Solihull Council (UK) has announced it decision terminate its PPP contract with Rivendell Leisure Ltd to deliver its leisure services.
HS2 has published the names of the bidders in the running to win the Euston Master Development Partner contract.
Borealis Infrastructure, the infrastructure investment manager of OMERS, the pension plan for municipal workers in Ontario, Canada, has announced the purchase of an additional 5.5% interest in Kemble Water Holdings Limited, the ultimate holding company of Thames Water Utilities Limited, from AMP Capital.
Macquarie has announced that Macquarie European Infrastructure Fund II (MEIF2) has agreed to sell its 100 per cent interest in National Car Parks Limited (NCP) to a consortium of Park24, a listed Japanese strategic buyer and Development Bank of Japan Inc. (DBJ), a Japanese government-owned financial institution.
Carmarthenshire County Council has issued a contract notice for the largest ever regeneration project in South West Wales, UK. The Authority seeks to find a partner or partners with whom it will undertake the delivery of the Llanelli Wellness and Life Science Project under PPP scheme.
Borealis Infrastructure, the infrastructure investment manager of OMERS, and Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan have announced they have entered into a definitive agreement to sell High Speed 1 (HS1) to a consortium comprising funds advised and managed by InfraRed Capital Partners and Equitix Investment Management.
Kier, the leading property, residential, construction and services group, has announced it has completed the acquisition of an infrastructure services provider McNicholas to strengthen its positions in the utilities and infrastructure services sectors.
Birmingham City Council has launched a tender process to seek private partners for the development of a industrial zone in Peddimore.
AMP Capital has appointed Niamh McBreen as an Investment Director to its Infrastructure Equity asset management team, based in London, and Stasha Prnjatovic to the newly-created role of Investment Director, Energy within the Infrastructure Equity team in Sydney.
The University of York has launched a tender process to seek a partner to help it to meet the future accommodation needs of its students.