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Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, GIC and The Scion Group acquire US student housing portfolios for US$1.6 billion

Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, GIC and The Scion Group acquire US student housing portfolios for US$1.6 billion

🕔Mar 22, 2017

Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB), GIC and The Scion Group LLC have announced that their student housing joint venture entity, Scion Student Communities LP, has acquired three U.S. student housing portfolios for approximately US$1.6 billion.

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RFP for waterfront development in Ontario

RFP for waterfront development in Ontario

🕔Mar 20, 2017

The Niagara Parks Commission, an agency of the Government of Ontario, has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) to seek interest in a Waterfront Development opportunity for its Niagara Parks Marina property at Miller’s Creek.

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NorthernPathways consortium named Preferred Bidder for the New Grafton Correctional Centre

NorthernPathways consortium named Preferred Bidder for the New Grafton Correctional Centre

🕔Mar 17, 2017

The Australian New South Wales Government has selected NorthernPathways consortium for the development of the new Grafton Correctional Centre PPP project.

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Bangladesh re-tenders tourism PPP

Bangladesh re-tenders tourism PPP

🕔Mar 16, 2017

Bangladesh Parjatan Corporation (BPC), under the Ministry of Civil Aviation and Tourism, has re-launched a tender process to develop an International-Standard Tourist Complex through PPP model at Cox’s Bazar, the prime sea-side resort town of Bangladesh.

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Mexico unveils infrastructure PPP plans for 2017

Mexico unveils infrastructure PPP plans for 2017

🕔Mar 15, 2017

The Mexican government has announced the Mexican Public Private Partnership Projects Plan for the construction, rehabilitation, operation and maintenance of several infrastructure projects in the country, with an overall estimated investment of US$3 billion.

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Winner confirmed for Haringey Development Vehicle

Winner confirmed for Haringey Development Vehicle

🕔Mar 14, 2017

Leading property developer Lendlease has been confirmed as the preferred partner for the Haringey Development Vehicle (HDV), which will see thousands of new homes and jobs created across the London Borough of Haringey (UK).

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Globalvia sells stake in port and hospital concessions

Globalvia sells stake in port and hospital concessions

🕔Mar 13, 2017

Spanish-based Globalvia has sold stake in Torredembarra Port in Catalonia and the Sureste Hospital in Madrid. The transaction involves the sell of 26% and 11.67% stake in the assets respectively.

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RFQ launched for Washinghton, DC Uni P3

RFQ launched for Washinghton, DC Uni P3

🕔Mar 10, 2017

The Howard University in Washington, DC has issued a request for qualification (RFQ) seeking a private sector developer for its East Campus redevelopment.

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Preferred bidder for New Zealand Schools PPP initiative

Preferred bidder for New Zealand Schools PPP initiative

🕔Mar 8, 2017

CPB Contractors and Pacific Partnerships have been selected by the New Zealand Government as the preferred proponents to deliver the third New Zealand Schools PPP initiative.

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MegaProject 881: Plenary reaches FC on Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) Phase 1 in Toronto

MegaProject 881: Plenary reaches FC on Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) Phase 1 in Toronto

🕔Mar 7, 2017

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) have awarded a fixed-price contract to Plenary Health CAMH to design, build, finance and maintain the CAMH Phase 1C redevelopment project.

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Essex Uni student accommodation closes refinancing

Essex Uni student accommodation closes refinancing

🕔Mar 2, 2017

Assured Guaranty (Europe) Ltd. (AGE) has announced that it has guaranteed principal and interest payments on approximately £98 million par of bonds, issued by Uliving to refinance student halls of residence at the University of Essex Colchester campus in UK. As a result of the guarantee, the bonds are rated AA by S&P.

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Meridiam acquires stake in Chilean hospital concession

Meridiam acquires stake in Chilean hospital concession

🕔Mar 1, 2017

Astaldi has announced it has reached an agreement regarding the entry of Meridiam, a global investor and asset manager specializing in transport infrastructures and hospitals, into the capital of Sociedad Concesionaria Metropolitana de Salud (SCMS),

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Equitix fund acquires stake in Italian hospital concession

Equitix fund acquires stake in Italian hospital concession

🕔Feb 22, 2017

Equitix Italy 3, an Italian company controlled by Equitix Fund III, has acquired approximately a 70% stake of Summano Health, concessionaire of the new hospital Ulss Alto Vicentino.

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Unite acquires 3,067 bed Aston Student Village for £227 million with GIC

Unite acquires 3,067 bed Aston Student Village for £227 million with GIC

🕔Feb 21, 2017

Unite Students, the UK's leading manager and developer of student accommodation, has announced that it has acquired Aston Student Village for £227 million (US$282 million) in a 50:50 joint venture with GIC, Singapore's sovereign wealth fund.

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British Columbia approves hospital P3

British Columbia approves hospital P3

🕔Feb 21, 2017

Health Minister Terry Lake was joined by Kamloops-South Thompson MLA Todd Stone and officials with Interior Health, the Thompson Regional Hospital District and the Royal Inland Hospital Foundation to announce that the new CAD417 million (US$318 million) patient care tower project at Royal Inland Hospital is moving forward. 

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Star America team reaches FC on second phase of mixed-use P3 for University of Texas at Dallas

Star America team reaches FC on second phase of mixed-use P3 for University of Texas at Dallas

🕔Feb 21, 2017

Star America has announced that it has reached financial close as a majority equity partner on the US$67 million second phase of a mixed-use student housing project for The University of Texas at Dallas to be co-developed with Balfour Beatty Campus Solutions and Dallas-based residential and commercial developer Wynne/Jackson.

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County in Georgia tenders courthouse P3

County in Georgia tenders courthouse P3

🕔Feb 17, 2017

Chatham County, Georgia (USA) has launched a tender process to seek a private partner to develop a new County Courthouse Complex in downtown Savannah.

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P3 courthouse in Maryland country progresses

P3 courthouse in Maryland country progresses

🕔Feb 16, 2017

The State of Maryland (US) is moving forward with the Howard County’s Circuit Courthouse renovation project after Howard County Executive Allan H. Kittleman, pre-filed a resolution to deliver the project through an hybrid innovative public-private partnership (P3). 

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Irish Infrastructure Fund acquires two primary care centres in Ireland

Irish Infrastructure Fund acquires two primary care centres in Ireland

🕔Feb 16, 2017

The Irish Infrastructure Fund (IIF), managed by Irish Life Investment Managers and AMP Capital, has established Valley Healthcare, a new investment vehicle that will invest in primary care centres in Ireland.

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MassDOT launches RFI for Lighting Project for the Metropolitan Highway System

MassDOT launches RFI for Lighting Project for the Metropolitan Highway System

🕔Feb 13, 2017

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) has issued a Request for Information (RFI) to solicit responses from industry experts and interested parties on a proposed Metropolitan Highway System (MHS) Lighting Project to see if MassDOT should contract with an outside partner to design, build, finance, operate and maintain the lighting system.

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