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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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Colorado city to tender a P3 broadband

Colorado city to tender a P3 broadband

🕔May 17, 2017

The City of Fort Collins, Colorado, plans to issue an RFP for a P3 for the construction of a broadband network.

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Pennsylvania issues PIM for broadband P3

Pennsylvania issues PIM for broadband P3

🕔May 9, 2017

The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission (PTC) is exploring the possibility of entering into a public-private partnership (P3) with a developer to design, build, finance and maintain a fiber optic infrastructure broadband network.

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MegaProject 903: Mexico's Red Compartida achieves the financial closure

MegaProject 903: Mexico's Red Compartida achieves the financial closure

🕔Apr 6, 2017

Altán Redes, the consortium in charge of the development of the Red Compartida telecom system PPP in Mexico, has reached the financial close for the project. The total funding commitments have reached US$ 2.3 billion

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MegaProject 902: California county launches a tender to build multibillion dollar fiber-optic network countywide

MegaProject 902: California county launches a tender to build multibillion dollar fiber-optic network countywide

🕔Apr 5, 2017

Riverside County, in the U.S. state of California, has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) to develop the nation’s largest broadband network, a project that would stimulate economic growth and make high-speed networks available to all residents and businesses countywide.

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Megaproject 899: AT&T awarded FirstNet's US broadband PPP

Megaproject 899: AT&T awarded FirstNet's US broadband PPP

🕔Mar 31, 2017

The Department of Commerce and First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet) has announced the selection of AT&T to build the first nationwide wireless broadband network dedicated to America’s first responders. 

 

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Foresight raises £40 million

Foresight raises £40 million

🕔Mar 28, 2017

Foresight VCT PLC  has announced that the maximum number of subscriptions of £40 million (US$50 million) has been received and the Offer is now closed for further applications.

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Telefonica sells up to 40% of Telxius to KKR

Telefonica sells up to 40% of Telxius to KKR

🕔Feb 24, 2017

Telefónica reached an agreement with global investment firm KKR Group for the sale of up to 40% of Telxius Telecom, its global telecommunications infrastructure company, for a total amount of €1.275 billion (US$1.343 billion), or €12.75 (US$13.43) a share.

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