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Argentina plans housing PPP project

Argentina plans housing PPP project

🕔Apr 21, 2017

Two months after launching the new PPP law, the Government of Argentina will undertake the first contract through public-private partnership involving a housing project.

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Ireland issues PIN for social housing project

Ireland issues PIN for social housing project

🕔Apr 20, 2017

The Irish National Treasury Management Agency (NDFA) for and on behalf of the Department of Housing, Planning, Community and Local Government and Dublin City Council, has issued a Prior Information Notice (PIN) with the intention to procure, by Public Private Partnership (PPP), the design, build, finance, operation and maintenance of a number of social housing developments in Ireland.

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Contract signed for New Zealand’s third schools PPP

Contract signed for New Zealand’s third schools PPP

🕔Apr 19, 2017

CIMIC Group companies Pacific Partnerships and CPB Contractors have been awarded the third New Zealand Schools PPP initiative by the New Zealand Government.

 

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Arizona county issues Courthouse and Administrative Space Project RFI

Arizona county issues Courthouse and Administrative Space Project RFI

🕔Apr 12, 2017

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.

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Texas Facilities Commission launches San Antonio RFI

Texas Facilities Commission launches San Antonio RFI

🕔Apr 10, 2017

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.

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MegaProject 905: Sao Paulo launches a US$667 million housing PPP

MegaProject 905: Sao Paulo launches a US$667 million housing PPP

🕔Apr 10, 2017

Sao Paulo has launched a tender process to develop a social housing project which involves building more than 10,000 affordable homes in the state’s capital city.

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MegaProject 904: EBRD finances Turkish laboratory PPP

MegaProject 904: EBRD finances Turkish laboratory PPP

🕔Apr 7, 2017

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has announced the financing of a Turkish health PPP project.

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Financial close for Sussex uni accommodation

Financial close for Sussex uni accommodation

🕔Apr 7, 2017

The University of Sussex and Balfour Beatty have reached financial close for a new student accommodation project on the institution’s campus which will provide bedrooms for 2,117 students, together with new student amenities and a Students’ Union building.

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Financial close for Leeds health PFI refinancing

Financial close for Leeds health PFI refinancing

🕔Apr 5, 2017

Assured Guaranty (Europe) Ltd. (AGE) has announced that it has guaranteed principal and interest payments on approximately £261 million (US$325 million) of bonds and notes raised by St. James’s Oncology Financing Plc to refinance a PFI project for the design, building and maintenance of the Bexley oncology wing of the St. James’s University Hospital in Leeds.

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CPPIB-owned firm acquires a £460m accommodation portfolio

CPPIB-owned firm acquires a £460m accommodation portfolio

🕔Apr 5, 2017

Canadian-based Liberty Living has acquired a £460 million (US$572 million) portfolio of properties from Blackstone becoming the second largest provider of student accommodation in the UK.

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Financial close for NHS Orkney hospital

Financial close for NHS Orkney hospital

🕔Apr 3, 2017

Robertson Group has announced it has reached financial close with NHS Orkney to deliver a major investment in Island-based healthcare services located in Kirkwall, Orkney (UK).

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PIN issued for the £500 million Smithfield regeneration scheme

PIN issued for the £500 million Smithfield regeneration scheme

🕔Mar 31, 2017

Birmingham City Council (BCC) has issued a Prior Information Notice (PIN) for the development services of real estate.

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Foresight raises £40 million

Foresight raises £40 million

🕔Mar 28, 2017

Foresight VCT PLC  has announced that the maximum number of subscriptions of £40 million (US$50 million) has been received and the Offer is now closed for further applications.

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Investment approved for Keele University campus in UK

Investment approved for Keele University campus in UK

🕔Mar 27, 2017

University Partnerships Programme and Keele University have announced that planning permission has been approved for a £160 million (US$200 million) development of the University student residential estate.

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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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