Zencap Asset Management has announced its intentions to launch a third senior infrastructure debt fund, dedicated to senior financing of European infrastructure. The company is targeting a first close of EUR200 million (US$244.4 million).
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The Government of Uruguay, through its National Public Education Administration (ANEP) has launched a tender for the design, financing, construction and operation of 58 schools located across 17 departments - the fourth package of its schools PPP project.
The State of Piauí, through the Secretariat of Administration and Social Security (SEADPREV) and the Sports Foundation of the State of Piauí (FUNDESPI), has begun the procedure of public consultation of the documents for the concession of its main sports centre.
SFund International invests in Asia Allied Infrastructure to develop projects in Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Bay Area
Asia Allied Infrastructure Holdings Limited announced that its controlling shareholder has entered into an agreement to sell a 9.8% share in the company to SFund International Investment Fund Management Limited.
Infrastructure Ontario and Hôpital Montfort have announced the five companies that have been prequalified to build and finance the Orléans Health Hub project. The successful proponent will deliver a new healthcare facility in Orléans, a suburb to the east of Ottawa, the Canadian capital.
A project company led by Bouygues Construction has signed a public-private partnership contract for the design, construction, operation and maintenance of a future Biology-Pharmacy-Chemistry (BPC) Centre with Paris-Sud University. The design-build contract is worth EUR283 million (US$348.9 million).
Balfour Beatty Campus Solutions, Balfour Beatty's dedicated unit to infrastructure projects for the college and university market, and Texas Woman’s University (TWU), America’s largest University primarily for women, have announced that they have reached financial close on a mixed-use student housing project on TWU’s main campus in Denton, which is located in the Dallas-Fort Worth metro area in northern Texas.
Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and the Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services (MCSCS) have issued a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for interested parties to design, build, finance and maintain (DBFM) a new Thunder Bay Correctional Complex in Ottawa.
Macquarie Capital has announced the financial close of Dublin Institute of Technology’s (DIT) EUR220 million (US$271 million) Grangegorman Campus project – one of Ireland’s largest educational campus developments financed through a public private partnership (PPP).
Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) has issued a draft Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for the development and maintenance of facilities for a variety of uses, including office, research and development and recreation uses, in up to 775,000 net square feet of land located north of Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and south of the Westchester-Playa del Rey community, in the Westside Region of Los Angeles County, California, known as Areas 1 and 2 of the LAX Northside Area.
Bids to manage the Ulysses Guimarães Convention Centre in Brasilia, the capital of Brazil, through a 25-year public-private partnership will be opened today. The tender is being conducted by the Secretariat of Public-Private Partnerships, which belongs to the Treasury Department of the Brazilian government, and has been in development since 2016.
The Office of Public Private Partnerships (OP3) of the Government of the District of Columbia (Washington, D.C.) has announced the selection of three teams that will be invited to respond to the Request for Proposals (RFP) in the District's smart street lighting project.
The Government of Andhra Padresh has issued a request for proposals for the development of Amaravati Marina on a design, build, finance, operate and transfer (DBFOT) basis. Amaravati is the capital of Andhra Padresh, a state in the south-east of India. The estimated value of the project is about INR400 millions (US$6.14 million).
The National Treasury Management Agency, acting for and on behalf of the Department of Housing, Planning and Local Government of the Government of Ireland and Cork County Council, has issued a contract notice for the second bundle of the Social Housing PPP Programme. Interested parties are invited to prequalify to design, build, finance, operate and maintain eight social housing sites located in the counties of Cork, Waterford, Clare, Galway, Roscommon and Kildare.
Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and the Ministry of the Attorney General (MAG) have issued a request for qualifications (RFQ) for interested parties to design, build, finance and maintain a new courthouse in Oakville, which is in the Halton Region of southern Ontario.
BAM, PGGM and Marti Invest have secured the financial close on the refinancing of the Zeughausareal Burgdorf PPP project in Switzerland. The project includes a prison, a road inspection agency and a public administration centre.
The Borough Council of Stevenage, a town and borough in Hertfordshire, England, roughly 50km north of central London, has appointed the developer Mace to undertake the first phase of its town centre regeneration project, with construction expected to start next year.
The City Council of Christchurch, a city on the east coast of New Zealand's South Island, is now inviting applications from individuals, groups and organisations interested in using and/or helping to fund the restoration of 17 Council-owned heritage facilities across the city and Banks Peninsula. The Council are keen to find new uses for the buildings.
The Municipality of Porto Alegre has conducted a public consultation of a concession for the installation of digital clocks in the city. The scope of the concession is the production, installation, maintenance and operation of 168 digital electronic clocks in the municipality, which is located in southern Brazil.
The Development Agency of the Federal District of Brazil, which contains the capital city Brasília, has launched the tender for the operation and maintenance of the Brasília Sports Centre, called Arenaplex.