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 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.
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.
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.
Chatham County, Georgia (USA) has launched a tender process to seek a private partner to develop a new County Courthouse Complex in downtown Savannah.
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).
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.
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.
Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Michael Garron Hospital (formerly Toronto East General Hospital), a division of Toronto East Health Network, have issued a request for proposals (RFP) to three companies to design, build and finance the Toronto East General Hospital new Patient Care Tower on P3.
To support growing demand for long-term care beds, the Canadian province of Newfoundland and Labrador has announced that a new long-term care home will begin construction in Corner Brook in fall 2017.
Ardian, the independent private investment company, has announced the acquisition from Techint of the remaining stake (20%) in HISI. This makes Ardian the sole shareholder in this company.
Landesbank Saar has announced it has provided financing for a French aquatics center.
The Privatisation Unit (PU), acting on behalf of Malta Enterprise (Ministry for the Economy, Investment and Small Business), is re-issuing a public Request for Proposals (RFP) in connection with a Concession to Design, Construct, Finance, Operate and Maintain an International Logistics Hub (ILH) at Hal Far.
The Peruvian Private Investment Promotion Agency (ProInversión) presented the portfolio of high-potential projects to be awarded by the Institution between 2017 and 2018, pointing out the positive impact of the PPPs not only to boost the national economy, but also to benefit all Peruvians.
Plenary Health CAMH has been selected as the preferred bidder to design, build, finance and maintain the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) Phase 1C redevelopment project on P3.
Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and the Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services (MCSCS) have issued a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for interested parties to submit their qualifications to design, build, and finance nine new detachments for phase two of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Modernization project.
Lithuania's Cabinet of Ministers has approved two separate PPP police infrastructure projects in Kaunas and Panevezys. The approval gives a green light to the Police Department under the Ministry of the Interior to commence tendering procedures as soon as the necessary preparations have been completed.
Qatari Diar Real Estate Investment Company (QDREIC) has launched a tender process to seek investors to design, build, finance and operate a Turkish Village development in Qatar.
Saudi Arabia has plans to privatize construction and management of school buildings and has hired HSBC as financial advisor for them.
Uganda has announced it has launched a tender process to seek transaction advisors for a housing PPP project.