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MegaProject 1315: EllisDon achieves financial close of US$915 million hospital PPP in Toronto

MegaProject 1315: EllisDon achieves financial close of US$915 million hospital PPP in Toronto

🕔Aug 16, 2018

EllisDon Infrastructure Healthcare has announced that it has reached financial close on a healthcare centre redevelopment project in Toronto. This comes less than one week after West Park Healthcare Centre and Infrastructure Ontario announced that the contract to design, build, finance and maintain the project had been awarded to the EllisDon team.

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MegaProject 1307: UK health authority scraps retender of cancelled US$450 million hospital PPP

MegaProject 1307: UK health authority scraps retender of cancelled US$450 million hospital PPP

🕔Aug 3, 2018

Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals (SWBH) National Health Service (NHS) Trust has recommended that the Midland Metropolitan hospital, located in Smethwick, in the West Midlands region of England, be completed using public funds. The local health authority awarded a 30-year contract for the design, construction, financing and maintenance of the hospital to Carillion in August 2015.

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MegaProject 1299: Marseille seeking bids for US$1.4 billion conference centre concession

MegaProject 1299: Marseille seeking bids for US$1.4 billion conference centre concession

🕔Jul 23, 2018

The City of Marseille has published a concession notice for the development and operation of the conference and exhibition centre in the city. The 30-year concession has an estimated total value of EUR1.2 billion (US$1.4 billion).

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MegaProject 1298: London Borough Council scraps US$2.6 billion housing PPP

MegaProject 1298: London Borough Council scraps US$2.6 billion housing PPP

🕔Jul 20, 2018

Haringey Council has voted to scrap the Haringey Development Vehicle (HDV), a public-private partnership, in development since 2015, that entailed the construction of 6,400 homes and represented over GBP2 billion (US$2.6 billion) investment. Haringey is a borough of London, located in the north of the city.

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Romania approves pipeline of PPP of 13 PPP projects

Romania approves pipeline of PPP of 13 PPP projects

🕔Jul 16, 2018

The Government of Romania will launch 13 public–private partnership (PPP) projects, including healthcare research centres, hospitals and an airport south of Bucharest with a capacity of 30 million passengers.

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Newfoundland shortlists three bidders for care home PPP

Newfoundland shortlists three bidders for care home PPP

🕔Jul 13, 2018

The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador, the most easterly province of Canada, has identified a shortlist of proponents to move to the Request for Proposals (RFP) stage for the delivery of two new 60-bed long-term care homes through a public-private partnership (PPP).

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Flemish schools PPP cluster 1 launched

Flemish schools PPP cluster 1 launched

🕔Jul 6, 2018

Agency for Infrastructure in Education (AGION)​, the flemish education infrastructure procuring authority, has issued a contract notice for a cluster of three schools.

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Irish Infrastructure Fund buys two primary care centres

Irish Infrastructure Fund buys two primary care centres

🕔Jul 6, 2018

Valley Healthcare has taken the number of primary care centres (PCCs) in its portfolio to six, as it announces its agreement to acquire two new construction-ready PCC sites, in Clonakilty, County Cork and Listowel, County Kerry.

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Eiffage wins concession of the Arena de Reims Centre PPP

Eiffage wins concession of the Arena de Reims Centre PPP

🕔Jul 5, 2018

Eiffage has just been designated preferred bidder by the local authorities of Reims to design, build finance, operate and maintain (DBFOM) the the new Reims Events Centre PPP, under a 25-year contract period.

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ACS sells majority stake in police stations in Spain

ACS sells majority stake in police stations in Spain

🕔Jul 3, 2018

Iridium and RiverRock European Capital Partners LLP, through its RiverRock Brownfield Infrastructure Fund 1, have entered into an agreement for the sale of 80% of Iridium’s shareholdings in Remodelación Ribera Norte S.A (RRN).

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Odisha to set up 20 hospitals in PPP mode

Odisha to set up 20 hospitals in PPP mode

🕔Jul 2, 2018

The Odisha government will set up 20 hospitals through the public-private partnership (PPP) mode in order to improve healthcare facilities in the state.

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MegaProject 1287: UK to retender US$465 million hospital PPP

MegaProject 1287: UK to retender US$465 million hospital PPP

🕔Jun 26, 2018

The Treasury, the UK government department that is responsible for public finance, intends to procure a new private partner for the Midland Metropolitan hospital project. A GBP350 million (US$464.2 million) contract to build and maintain the greenfield hospital, located in the West Midlands region of England, was awarded to Carillion in 2015. This was terminated earlier this year following Carillion's liquidation in January.

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Afghanistan starts procurement of four PPP projects in health sector

Afghanistan starts procurement of four PPP projects in health sector

🕔Jun 25, 2018

High Economic Council of the government of Afghanistan has approved four health sector Public-Private Partnership (PPP) projects and has assigned the Ministry of Finance to start the procurement process.

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Edgemoor and Star America win Maryland courthouse PPP

Edgemoor and Star America win Maryland courthouse PPP

🕔Jun 22, 2018

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.

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MegaProject 1285: Los Angeles approves PPP for US$950 million civic centre

MegaProject 1285: Los Angeles approves PPP for US$950 million civic centre

🕔Jun 22, 2018

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.

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US$50 million high school PPP in Scotland reaches financial close

US$50 million high school PPP in Scotland reaches financial close

🕔Jun 21, 2018

Hub South East Scotland, a joint venture between Galliford Try, FulcrumAECOM and assorted public authorities, has achieved financial close of the Queensferry High School PPP project, located in Edinburgh.

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CHEC to build and operate

CHEC to build and operate "knowledge city" in Jamaica

🕔Jun 20, 2018

China Harbour Engineering​ Company (CHEC) is developing a knowledge city and edu-tourism venture in partnership with the University of the Commonwealth Caribbean (UCC) in Jamaica, through a build-operate-transfer agreement.

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El Salvador approves two PPPs

El Salvador approves two PPPs

🕔Jun 19, 2018

The Export and Investment Promotion Agency of El Salvador (PROESA) has announced that its Board of Directors has approved economic, financial, fiscal and social feasibility studies for two projects to be developed through public-private partnerships.

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UK hospital PPP loses financing following Carillion collapse

UK hospital PPP loses financing following Carillion collapse

🕔Jun 14, 2018

Following the recent collapse of the leading contractor, Carillion, a group of banks engaged to fund the proposed Midland Metropolitan Hospital PPP Project in the West Midlands region of England have terminated the financing.

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MegaProject 1279: CIMIC Group selected for US$525 million prison PPP in New Zealand

MegaProject 1279: CIMIC Group selected for US$525 million prison PPP in New Zealand

🕔Jun 13, 2018

The government of New Zealand has selected a consortium led by CIMIC Group companies Pacific Partnerships and CPB Contractors as the preferred proponent to deliver the Waikeria Corrections and Treatment Facility Public Private Partnership (PPP) project.

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