The Bridging North America consortium, which comprises affiliates of ACS Group and Fluor, has been named Preferred Proponent by Windsor Detroit Bridge Authority to design, build, finance, operate and maintain the Gordie Howe International Bridge, which will connect Canada and USA.
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The Oklahoma Turnpike Authority has published a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for the Gilcrease Expressway West P3 project. The authority is seeking interested and qualified firms to construct and finance an 8km expressway on the west side of Tulsa, Oklahoma, located in the south-central region of the USA. The estimated construction cost is US$230 million.
Edgemoor-Star America Judicial Partners (ESJP), comprised of Edgemoor Infrastructure & Real Estate and Star America Infrastructure Partners, has been selected by Howard County as its preferred partner to design, build, finance, operate and maintain (DBFOM) a new Circuit Courthouse.
The City of Los Angeles’ Municipal Facilities Committee has recommended a public-private partnership (PPP) for the development of a new civic centre in the city, which is located in Southern California, south-west USA.
Alabama Department of Transportation (ALDOT)'s application for a US$250 million grant for the I-10 Mobile River Bridge and Bayway Widening PPP project to the US Department of Transportation's Infrastructure for Rebuilding America (INFRA) funding programme has been rejected, threatening the future of the project.
The Chicago Infrastructure Trust (CIT), on behalf of the city government, has selected The Boring Company to design, build, finance, operate and maintain an underground express train service between O'Hare International Airport and the city's central business district.
Members of the LAX Integrated Express Solutions (LINXS) joint venture team have announced that the Automated People Mover (APM) project at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) has reached financial close. The project is valued at approximately US$4.9 billion by Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA), which includes all design, construction, commissioning, operations and maintenance costs over the 30-year concession period.
Civic Health Development Group has secured a US$135 million loan to redevelop a derelict hospital in Chicago, envisaged as a US$1 billion home for hotels, medical offices, retail space, apartments and more.
Ernst & Young (EY) Infrastructure Advisors has advised the Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation (HART) that the long-delayed completion of the rail transit system in the city should be undertaken through a public-private partnership.
US private equity firm KKR has closed its Global Infrastructure Investors III for the first time at US$6 billion.
Miami-Dade County in Florida, USA, has issued a Request for Information (RFI) for potentially developing six transit corridors through public-private partnerships. In 2016 the development of the corridors, which collectively span around 75 miles, was valued at US$6 billion.
The Mayor of Washington, D.C. and the Office of Public-Private Partnerships (OP3) have released a Request for Alternative Proposals-Qualifications (RFAP-Q) for the rehabilitation of the Henry J. Daly Building, which currently serves as headquarters for the Metropolitan Police Department (MPD).
OMERS Infrastructure has announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its interests in Airports Worldwide (AWW) to VINCI Airports. AWW owns nine new airports (two freehold property, three concession, four management contracts) and three partial management contracts in American airports.
Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) has released of the final RFP to design, build, finance, operate and maintain (DBFOM) the Consolidated Rent-a-Car (ConRAC) facility at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), in southern California, USA. The estimated total investment of the project is reportedly US$1 billion.
Yilport Holding A.S., a subsidiary of Yildirim Group of Companies, has announced that it has executed a letter of intent with the Mississippi State Port Authority to allow for due diligence and negotiations regarding an investment in the Port of Gulfport, Mississippi, USA. The company would commit to investing in additional facility and equipment upgrades.
Balfour Beatty Campus Solutions, Balfour Beatty's dedicated unit to infrastructure projects for the college and university market, and Texas Woman’s University (TWU), America’s largest University primarily for women, have announced that they have reached financial close on a mixed-use student housing project on TWU’s main campus in Denton, which is located in the Dallas-Fort Worth metro area in northern Texas.
The Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) Board of Airport Commissioners (BOAC) has approved a US$4.9 billion 30-year public-private partnership (P3) contract with LAX Integrated Express Solutions (LINXS) to design, build, finance, operate and maintain the Automated People Mover (APM) system at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), located in southern California, USA.
Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) has issued a draft Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for the development and maintenance of facilities for a variety of uses, including office, research and development and recreation uses, in up to 775,000 net square feet of land located north of Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and south of the Westchester-Playa del Rey community, in the Westside Region of Los Angeles County, California, known as Areas 1 and 2 of the LAX Northside Area.
The Office of Public Private Partnerships (OP3) of the Government of the District of Columbia (Washington, D.C.) has announced the selection of three teams that will be invited to respond to the Request for Proposals (RFP) in the District's smart street lighting project.
The Mayor of Chicago, Rahm Emanuel, has announced the selection of two teams to proceed with competing to design, build, finance, operate and maintain the O’Hare Express operating system, which will connect downtown Chicago to O’Hare International Airport (ORD) in 20 minutes or less.