Galliford Try has announced plans to raise GBP150 million (US$210.42 million) from investors to cover additional costs of the Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route PPP project that have arisen following the compulsory liquidation of Carillion.
Thau Maritima, a project company comprising the Investment and Development Fund for Public-Private Partnerships II (FIDEPPP2), which is managed by MIROVA and SUEZ Eau France, has secured financing for a project involving a wastewater treatment plant serving seven municipalities of the Sète Agglopôle Méditerranée (SAM) district, in the south of France.
The Municipality of Porto Alegre has conducted a public consultation of a concession for the installation of digital clocks in the city. The scope of the concession is the production, installation, maintenance and operation of 168 digital electronic clocks in the municipality, which is located in southern Brazil.
Dún Laoghaire Harbour Company has issued a Request for Expressions of Interest for the regeneration of Carlisle Pier, Dún Laoghaire, about 12km south of Dublin, the capital of the Republic of Ireland.
The Connecticut Port Authority (CPA) has issued a Request for Qualifications for the development, operation and/or maintenance of its New London State Pier facility.
The Development Agency of the Federal District of Brazil, which contains the capital city Brasília, has launched the tender for the operation and maintenance of the Brasília Sports Centre, called Arenaplex.
The North Carolina Central University has announced it is requesting qualifications from private development firms who are qualified to design, build, finance, operate and maintain a 1,240-bed on-campus student housing project. The university is located in Durham, North Carolina, south-east USA.
Maple Reinders has announced that Hartland Resource Management Group (HRMG), a special purpose company of which Maple Reinders PPP Ltd. is a development partner, has reached financial close and has subsequently been awarded the contract to design, build, finance, operate and maintain the Capital Regional District (CRD) Residuals Treatment Facility located at the Hartland Landfill, in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada.
Oman Power and Water Procurement Company SAOC (OPWP) is planning the addition of a new water desalination capacity of approximately 300,000 m3 per day, which will be located at Al Ghubrah, a suburb of the capital city Muscat, in the north of Oman.
The University of Brighton, which is located in the south-east of England, has confirmed that Uliving has been identified as preferred bidder for the construction and management of new student accommodation as part of the development of the university’s Moulsecoomb campus.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has signed a US$100 million loan facility agreement with China Everbright International Limited (CEIL) to fund the development of a series of municipal waste-to-energy (WTE) plants in the Mekong Delta, in south-west Vietnam.
Haya Water, a state-owned company that operates wastewater networks and sewage treatment plants (STPs) in Oman, is in the process of selecting a consultant to advise the company on developing STPs through public-private partnerships.
The General Manager of the Autonomous Port of Douala (PAD), local port authority of the Douala-Bonabéri Port, has launched an International Public Call for Expressions of Interest (APIMI) for port companies wishing to participate in the procedure for short-listing candidates for the restricted call for consultations for renovation, modernization, operation and maintenance of the Container Terminal of the Douala-Bonabéri Port.
Infrastructure Ontario (IO) has announced that five teams are prequalified to build and finance the Lakeshore East - Central Corridor Expansion project.
The Governor of New York, Andrew M. Cuomo, has announced that the New York State Department of Transportation has issued a Request for Expressions of Interest to advance the proposed Long Island tunnel project.
Dnipro City Council has awarded a PPP contract for a waste recycling plant in the city, in eastern Ukraine, to British company Stopford Projects Limited. The council plan to sign the agreement later this month.
Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Brockville General Hospital (BGH) have announced that they have selected EllisDon Corporation as the preferred proponent to build and finance the Brockville General Hospital - Phase 2 Redevelopment Project.
The Government of Turkey has announced the route for a canal to be developed through a public-private partnership. The 45-km Kanal Istanbul will link the Black Sea and the Sea of Marmara west of the Bosphorus, running from the Durusu region on Istanbul's Black Sea coast to Kucukcekmece Lake on the Sea of Marmara.
The Ministry of Transport and Public Works has announced that the Government of Ecuador will offer 23 road projects to private investors this year, in an effort to expand the terrestrial interconnection network in the country.
The Hartland Resource Management Group (HRMG) consortium has been named the preferred proponent to develop the Capital Regional District (CRD) residuals treatment facility in British Columbia, Canada. The consortium consists of Bird Construction, Maple Reinders and Synagro Technologies.