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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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.
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).
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.
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.
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).
Agency for Infrastructure in Education (AGION), the flemish education infrastructure procuring authority, has issued a contract notice for a cluster of three schools.
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.
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.
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).
The Odisha government will set up 20 hospitals through the public-private partnership (PPP) mode in order to improve healthcare facilities in the state.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Hub South East Scotland, a joint venture between Galliford Try, Fulcrum, AECOM and assorted public authorities, has achieved financial close of the Queensferry High School PPP project, located in Edinburgh.
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.
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.
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.
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.