The United States Department of the Interior’s Bureau of Reclamation has announced the release of a Request for Information (RFI) seeking interested parties in regard to potential future opportunities for the design, construction, financing, operation and/or maintenance of specific Reclamation water resource projects under potential Public-Private Partnership (P3) arrangements.
Infrastructure/PPP news in North America
Three consortia continue in the race for the Automated People Mover (APM) P3 at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) after two teams have dropped out of the tender process.
The Jacksonville Transportation Authority (JTA) has issued the request for information (RFI) for the modernization and expansion the existing Automated Skyway Express, an Automated People Mover (APM)/Monorail system in downtown Jacksonville, Florida.
Harbour Resource Partners (HRP) has reached financial close on the McLoughlin Point Wastewater Treatment Plant P3 project.
SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. has announced that it has reached an agreement with WS Atkins plc, approved by the boards of directors of both companies, on the terms of a cash acquisition by which SNC-Lavalin will acquire the entire issued and to be issued share capital of Atkins for £20.8 (US$22.3) per share in cash, representing an aggregate cash consideration of CAD3.6 billion (US$2.7 billion).
The city of New Orleans has shortlisted five companies for a long-term concession for the New Orleans Public Belt (NOPB) rail.
B.C.’s Capital Regional District has announced that three teams have been shortlisted for the Residuals Treatment Facility P3 Project in Saanich (British Columbia).
The City of Ottawa in Ontario has issued a request for qualifications (RFQ) seeking proposals for the design, build, finance and maintenance of the Trillium Line Extension project.
Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste, (ASUR), the first privatized airport group in Mexico, has announced it has signed agreements to acquire the controlling interest in two Colombian airport operators.
Coconino County and the City of Flagstaff (Arizona, US) have issued a Request for Information (RFI) to seek ideas and opportunities related to the development of a City and County downtown courthouse and additional administrative spaces.
HarbourVest Partners, a global private markets asset manager, has announced the final closes of its first mezzanine-focused co-investment fund at US$375 million and its third real assets fund at US$366 million.
Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Metrolinx have issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) to three prequalified teams to design, build and finance the Kipling Bus Terminal project.
Metro Vancouver has awarded the contract for the new Lions Gate Secondary Wastewater Treatment Plant to ADAPT Consortium at a cost of CAD700 million (US$525 million).
The Texas Facilities Commission (TFC), in coordination with the Center for Alternative Finance and Procurement (Center) have released a Request for Information (RFI) regarding development, procurement, financing and delivery of a potential project for the GJ Sutton Site located in San Antonio, Texas.
New Energy Capital Partners, LLC (NEC), an alternative asset management firm focused on debt and equity investments in small- and mid-sized clean energy infrastructure projects and companies, has announced that it held a final closing for the New Energy Capital Infrastructure Credit Fund with total capital commitments of US$325 million.
The County of Westchester, in the U.S. state of New York, is seeking proposals from qualified airport management and development entities interested in entering into a PPP with the County under a long-term lease to operate, manage, maintain, and improve the Westchester County Airport.
Altán Redes, the consortium in charge of the development of the Red Compartida telecom system PPP in Mexico, has reached the financial close for the project. The total funding commitments have reached US$ 2.3 billion.
MegaProject 902: California county launches a tender to build multibillion dollar fiber-optic network countywide
Riverside County, in the U.S. state of California, has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) to develop the nation’s largest broadband network, a project that would stimulate economic growth and make high-speed networks available to all residents and businesses countywide.
Canada's Infrastructure Ontario (IO) on behal of the Ontario Ministry of Transportation (MTO) has launched the request for qualifications (RFQ) for the widening of Highway 401 from the Highway 403/410 interchange to the Credit River in the City of Mississauga, Regional Municipality of Peel.
The Ohio State University has selected a preferred bidder for a 50-year concession and lease contract for energy management services.