The plant will be built on Jurong Island under a Design-Build-Own-Operate (DBOO) model. It will add another 137,000 cubic metres, or approximately 30 million imperial gallons of desalinated water (mgd) a day to Singapore’s water supply, enhancing water supply resilience.
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Hastings Funds Management Limited announced today that it had completed the acquisition from La Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ) of a further 50 percent of South East Water (SEW) on behalf of entities within the Desjardins Group and other managed clients.
Harbour City Solutions consortium has been selected as the preferred proponent to design, build, finance, operate and maintain, a biosolids management project for the City of Hamilton, Ontario (Canada).
The goverment of Cayman Islands has hired the services of legal advisors to structure the bidding process or the Integrated Solid Waste Management System (ISWMS) on PPP scheme.
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.
The Government of Indonesia is to launch a tender process for three public-private partnership (PPP) drinking water projects in Bandar Lampung (Lampung), Jatiluhur (West Java) and in Karian (Banten).
The Department of Agriculture of Morocco has launched the Request for Expression of Interest for a project to desalinate seawater with a view to creating an irrigation perimeter for this region.
The Lagos State Government, Nigeria, through Lagos Water Corporation (LWC) has launched a Request for Expressions of Interest (RFEOI) for the “Water Distribution Network, metering and Operation/Management of New 70MGD Adiyan Phase II Water Treatment Plant”.
The city of Governador Valadares, located in Minas Gerais (Brazil), has canceled the tender process and, consequently, the public-private partnership (PPP) contract for a waste project, concluded in December 2015.
Asma Capital has agreed to buy a stake in Utico, a private United Arab Emirates utility company of the water business, in a deal worth US$147 million.
Sembcorp Industries announces has completed the divestment of its entire 49% stake in Yancheng China Water Co to Yancheng City Municipal Utilities Investment Company for CNY260 million (US$53 million).
PT Medco Energi Internasional Tbk., through its subsidiary PT Medco Gas Indonesia (MedcoEnergi), and PT Bangun Cipta Kontraktor have announced they have appointed PT Indonesia Infrastructure Finance (IIF) as the mandated lead arranger for the syndicated financing of the Umbulan Water Supply System (WSS) Project.
China Everbright International Limited has signed an investment with the Government of Mianzhu City in Sichuan Province to invest and construct Mianzhu Hazardous Waste Treatment Project PPP, with a total investment of approximately CNY260 million (US$260 million).
The government of Guipuzkoa, Basque country (Spain), has selected Urbaser-Meridiam consortium as preferred bidder for the the Zubieta waste-to-energy plant PPP. The Waste Consortium of Gipuzkoa assembly has approved the decision with 87% of the votes.
The Municipality of Caucaia, located in the Metropolitan Region of Fortaleza, has signed a public-private partnership agreement (PPP) in the solid waste sector.
China Everbright International Limited has recently secured three environmental protection projects, including Changzhou Xinbei Waste-to-energy project Phase II in Jiangsu Province, Guixi Biomass Cogeneration projects in Jiangxi Province, and Zibo Hazardous Waste Incineration project in Shandong Province, which amount to a total investment of approximately CNY856 million (US$123 million).
The Ministry of Public Works and Services of Mexico has launched a public tender for a thermal plant that will convert solid waste into energy for the subway network.
China Everbright International Limited has recently secured both the Jiangsu Xinyi Animal Carcass Harmless Treatment Project and the Anhui Dingyuan Salt-based Chemical Industrial Park Hazardous Waste Integrated Treatment BOO Project.
China Everbright International Limited has announced that, since the Group successfully won the bid for Can Tho Waste-to-energy Project in Vietnam in July, the Group has been actively communicating and negotiating with the municipal government of Can Tho, and has signed an investment agreement with the Can Tho Construction Department for the Project and obtained a project investment license issued by the municipal government.
Keppel Infrastructure Holdings has announces it has been named the preferred bidder by PUB, Singapore's national water agency, to Design, Build, Own and Operate Singapore's fourth desalination plant for a concession period of 25 years.