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ADB provides US$346 M for Karnataka State Highways Improvement III Project

ADB provides US$346 M for Karnataka State Highways Improvement III Project

🕔Dec 15, 2017

The Asian Development Bank’s (ADB) Board of Directors has approved a US$346 million loan to upgrade highways in the Indian state of Karnataka.

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Uruguay launches rail PPP

Uruguay launches rail PPP

🕔Dec 14, 2017

Uruguay's Ministry of Transport and Public Works (MTOP) announced on December 4 that the Central Railway Montevideo-Paso de los Toros PPP Project has been approved.

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Dai-ichi Life Insurance Company makes PPP investments

Dai-ichi Life Insurance Company makes PPP investments

🕔Dec 13, 2017

Dai-Ichi Life Insurance has announced that it has completed its first acquisition finance investment, for High Speed 1, a British railway concession, and first loan to an Australian project, for the refinancing of the Victoria Desalination Project.

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MegaProject 1065: Contract signed for AUS$6.7 billion West Gate Tunnel in Melbourne

MegaProject 1065: Contract signed for AUS$6.7 billion West Gate Tunnel in Melbourne

🕔Dec 13, 2017

Transurban yesterday finalised a contract with the Victorian Government to build and operate the West Gate Tunnel Project. It has been estimated that the final design approved for construction will cost AUD6.7 billion.

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Nepal government considering airport PPP

Nepal government considering airport PPP

🕔Dec 13, 2017

The government of Nepal is considering partnering with the private sector to operate Gautam Buddha Airport in Bhairahawa, south-central Nepal.

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MegaProject 1064: The Philippines' biggest conglomerates keen to upgrade Ninoy Aquino airport

MegaProject 1064: The Philippines' biggest conglomerates keen to upgrade Ninoy Aquino airport

🕔Dec 11, 2017

Seven of the Philippines' biggest conglomerates are planning to team up to submit an unsolicited proposal for the development of Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA), which has been dubbed in the past as the world’s worst airport.

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RFQ launched for Ontario regional express rail P3

RFQ launched for Ontario regional express rail P3

🕔Dec 11, 2017

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Metrolinx have issued a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for interested parties to design, build and finance the Lakeshore West Corridor Infrastructure Improvements project.

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Rigby Group acquires Bournemouth Airport from MAG

Rigby Group acquires Bournemouth Airport from MAG

🕔Dec 8, 2017

Regional & City Airports (RCA), the airports management division of Rigby Group plc, has completed its fourth regional UK airport acquisition with the purchase of Bournemouth Airport for an undisclosed sum.

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RFP issued for Northwest Territories' road PPP

RFP issued for Northwest Territories' road PPP

🕔Dec 8, 2017

The Government of the Northwest Territories has issued its Request for Proposals (RFP) for the construction of the Tłı̨chǫ All-Season Road (TASR).  

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Ghana kickstarts rail and port PPP

Ghana kickstarts rail and port PPP

🕔Dec 7, 2017

The Government of Ghana (GoG) hosted a market sounding event for the Boankra Inland Port and the Eastern Railway Line PPP project last Wednesday.

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TINC acquires additional interest in Belgian highway PPP

TINC acquires additional interest in Belgian highway PPP

🕔Dec 5, 2017

TINC, the infrastructure investor listed on Euronext Brussels, has acquired additional participation in the public-private partnership for the realization of the new A11 highway located between Knokke and Zeebruges, Belgium.

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MegaProject 1063: Seven bids received for $250 million Clarke International Airport expansion

MegaProject 1063: Seven bids received for $250 million Clarke International Airport expansion

🕔Dec 5, 2017

The Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA) of the Philippines announced today that it has received seven bids for the design, engineering, and construction of the Clark International Airport new terminal building. The estimated cost of this expansion is PHP12.55 billion (US$248 million).

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PPP planned for Central Port of Gdańsk

PPP planned for Central Port of Gdańsk

🕔Dec 5, 2017

The Management Board of the Sea Port in Gdańsk (MBSPG) have announced that they intend to launch a tender to conduct a feasibility study for the Central Port in the Gdańsk Seaport. The tender may be launched this year, if not then certainly in the first quarter of 2018.

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The Marguerite Fund sells a portfolio of five assets to Pantheon

The Marguerite Fund sells a portfolio of five assets to Pantheon

🕔Dec 4, 2017

Marguerite has announced the sale of a portfolio of renewable and concession-based assets by the Marguerite Fund to Pantheon.

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INPP ramps up its interest in the Reliance Rail

INPP ramps up its interest in the Reliance Rail

🕔Dec 1, 2017

International Public Partnerships Limited, has announced the acquisition of an additional interest in the Australian rolling stock public-private partnership, the Reliance Rail PPP Project.

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MegaProject 1061: Chicago tenders rail P3

MegaProject 1061: Chicago tenders rail P3

🕔Dec 1, 2017

It has been announced that the City of Chicago, in coordination with the Chicago Infrastructure Trust (CIT) will issue a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for respondents to present their qualifications to design, build, finance, operate and maintain an O’Hare Express operating system through a public-private agreement with the City.

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D4 Motorway PPP will be tendered in 2018

D4 Motorway PPP will be tendered in 2018

🕔Nov 30, 2017

The Czech Transport Ministry has finally signed an advisory contract with the Ceska sporitelna, White & Case / Obermeyer consortium for legal, technical and financial consultancy services regarding potentially the first road public-private partnership in the country.

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MegaProject 1060: KES62bn contract signed to construct the Lamu-Garissa-Isiolo Road in Kenya

MegaProject 1060: KES62bn contract signed to construct the Lamu-Garissa-Isiolo Road in Kenya

🕔Nov 30, 2017

Kenya National Highways Authority (KeNHA) on Wednesday signed a KES62 billion (US$590 million) deal with a consortium to construct the Lamu-Garissa-Isiolo road, a component of the LAPSETT project. 

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PiP acquires portfolio of 10 UK PPPs

PiP acquires portfolio of 10 UK PPPs

🕔Nov 29, 2017

Pensions Infrastructure Platform has reached an agreement with Aberdeen UK Infrastructure Partners to acquire 10 stakes in UK PPPs for more than £400 million (US$533,24 million) taking stakes of 30-50% in each of the projects.

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MegaProject 1059: Victoria government confirms North East Link road as biggest infrastructure project in state history

MegaProject 1059: Victoria government confirms North East Link road as biggest infrastructure project in state history

🕔Nov 29, 2017

The government of Victoria has announced the route for the North East Link. The project will comprise expansion of existing roads and construction of an extensive new road and a 5km tunnel. In total, the proposed route in 26km

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