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EQT Infrastructure buys CAIW

EQT Infrastructure buys CAIW

🕔Nov 22, 2017

The EQT Infrastructure III fund has signed a definitive agreement to acquire CIF Holding B.V. from Rabo Bouwfonds Communication Infrastructure Fund C.V.

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MegaProject 1054: Cubic awarded Boston Next-Generation Fare Payment PPP project

MegaProject 1054: Cubic awarded Boston Next-Generation Fare Payment PPP project

🕔Nov 22, 2017

Cubic Corporation, the US-based system integrator, has announced that its Cubic Transportation Systems (CTS) business division was selected by the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) to design, build, operate and maintain a next-generation fare payment system under PPP scheme.

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Infracapital closes its first  greenfield fund

Infracapital closes its first greenfield fund

🕔Nov 21, 2017

Infracapital, the infrastructure equity investment arm of M&G Investments, has successfully reached a final closing of its latest fund, Infracapital Greenfield Partners I LP, with total commitments of £1.25 billion (US$ 1,65 billion). This is well in excess of its £1 billion (US$ 1.32 billion) target and in line with Infracapital’s internal hard cap.

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Stonepeak Infrastructure invests in European fibre infrastructure

Stonepeak Infrastructure invests in European fibre infrastructure

🕔Nov 10, 2017

euNetworks and Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners have announced the signing of a definitive merger agreement, through which Stonepeak will acquire a majority interest in the company. 

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Chile awards most of Fibra Austral project

Chile awards most of Fibra Austral project

🕔Oct 24, 2017

Chile's Undersecretariat of Telecommunications (SUBTEL) has awarded CTR, in association with Huawei Marine, the contract for the submarine part and one of three terrestrial stretches of the much anticipated Fibra Austral, a fiber optic project to connect the far south of the country.

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AMP Capital adds telecommunications asset to infrastructure debt portfolio

AMP Capital adds telecommunications asset to infrastructure debt portfolio

🕔Oct 4, 2017

AMP Capital’s Infrastructure Debt team has closed a US$200 million mezzanine debt investment with Vertical Bridge, the largest private owner of telecommunications tower infrastructure in the US.

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Proinversion launches broadband PPP

Proinversion launches broadband PPP

🕔Sep 25, 2017

Peru's private investment promotion agency Proinversión has launched a tender process for the installation and management of broadband services across the Amazonas, Ica and Lima regions.

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Cellnex Telecom acquires telecoms infrastructure operator Alticom

Cellnex Telecom acquires telecoms infrastructure operator Alticom

🕔Sep 5, 2017

Cellnex Telecom has closed the acquisition of Dutch telecoms infrastructure operator Alticom from Infracapital

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MegaProject 1002: NZ pushes ahead with its US$28.6 billion PPP plan

MegaProject 1002: NZ pushes ahead with its US$28.6 billion PPP plan

🕔Sep 4, 2017

The Government of New Zealand will continue pushing ahead with its  NZD40 billion (US$28.6 billion) infrastructure plans by creating a new National Infrastructure Commission to lead more public-private partnership (PPP) projects and get faster access to new schools, hospitals and roading.

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MegaProject 998: France's Grand Est broadband PPP reaches financial close

MegaProject 998: France's Grand Est broadband PPP reaches financial close

🕔Aug 29, 2017

A French consortium have reached financial close on France’s Grand Est broadband PPP, the country’s largest broadband project.

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EQT acquires majority stake in broadband company

EQT acquires majority stake in broadband company

🕔Aug 11, 2017

The EQT Infrastructure III fund has signed a definitive agreement to invest in a majority stake of Spirit Communications from its founding partners who will retain a significant ownership interest in the company. 

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I Squared Capital to acquire Hutchison Global Communications

I Squared Capital to acquire Hutchison Global Communications

🕔Aug 1, 2017

-I Squared Capital, an independent global infrastructure investment manager, has signed an agreement, through its ISQ Global Infrastructure Fund II, to acquire a 100 percent interest in Hutchison Global Communications Investment Holding Limited (HGC) from Hutchison Telecommunications Hong Kong Holdings Limited (HTHKH) for approximately HKD14.5 billion. The transaction is expected to close by October 2017.

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Irish Infrastructure Fund to acquire majority stake in Ireland’s largest wholesale-only carrier

Irish Infrastructure Fund to acquire majority stake in Ireland’s largest wholesale-only carrier

🕔Jul 27, 2017

The Irish Infrastructure Fund (IIF), managed by Irish Life Investment Managers and AMP Capital, has entered into an agreement to acquire a 78 per cent stake in Ireland’s largest wholesale-only carrier, enet.

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EIB approves €12.4 billion for transport, telecoms and energy

EIB approves €12.4 billion for transport, telecoms and energy

🕔Jul 24, 2017

The board of the European Investment Bank has approved new financing totalling €12.4 billion (US$14.5 billion) for the support of rail, road, air and maritime transport investment around the world and backing for new renewable energy and security of energy supply schemes. New PPP financing for tram, motorway and internet investment was also agreed.

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Kier acquires utilities specialist

Kier acquires utilities specialist

🕔Jul 17, 2017

Kier, the leading property, residential, construction and services group, has announced it has completed the acquisition of an infrastructure services provider McNicholas to strengthen its positions in the utilities and infrastructure services sectors.

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MegaProject 968: RFQ issued for Penn broadband

MegaProject 968: RFQ issued for Penn broadband

🕔Jul 13, 2017

http://www.infrapppworld.com/consultant/rfq-to-develop-a-fiber-optic-broadband-network-projectThe Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission (PTC) is exploring the possibility of entering into a public-private partnership (P3) with a developer to design, build, finance, operate and maintain a fiber optic broadband network. 

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DIF to acquire 55% stake in French fiber project from Infravia

DIF to acquire 55% stake in French fiber project from Infravia

🕔Jul 7, 2017

DIF Core Infrastructure Fund I (DIF CIF I) and Infravia have announced that they have reached an agreement on the sale of Infravia’s 55% stake in the French fiber company ADTIM

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Massachusetts to launch broadband P3

Massachusetts to launch broadband P3

🕔Jun 14, 2017

The state of Massachusetts has launched a Request For Response (RFR) seeking proposals for its proposed buildout of the National Public Safety Broadband Network, including its proposed plan for building the radio access network (RAN) used to access the NPSBN in that state.

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Cellnex-led consortium to acquire Swiss towers portfolio

Cellnex-led consortium to acquire Swiss towers portfolio

🕔Jun 1, 2017

Sunrise Communications Group AG has announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement with a consortium led by Cellnex Telecom S.A., and including Swiss Life Asset Managers (SLAM) and Deutsche Telekom Capital Partners (DTCP)

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TPG Capital backs RCN’s acquisition of Wave Broadband for US$2,365 MM

TPG Capital backs RCN’s acquisition of Wave Broadband for US$2,365 MM

🕔May 31, 2017

TPG Capital, the global private equity platform of alternative asset firm TPG, has announced  that it is backing RCN Telecom Services, LLC, a nationwide broadband service provider controlled by TPG, to combine with Wave Broadband for US$2.365 billion.

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