22 Oct 2018

Registrations of Interest sought for multi-billion dollar road PPP in Australia

The North East Link Authority (NELA) has announced that it is inviting registrations of interest (ROI) from the market for the primary package for the North East Link, a proposed new freeway in north-east Melbourne, the state capital of Victoria, south-east Australia. The business case estimates the project to cost

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22 Oct 2018

Largest PPP project awarded in the Netherlands achieves financial close

The sponsors of the EUR1 billion (US$1.15 billion) Blankenburg Connection PPP project have announced that the project has reached financial close. The project involves the design, construction, financing and maintenance of new road links between Rotterdam and its port, and is the largest PPP project awarded in the Netherlands to

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12 Oct 2018

Public-Private Partnerships Heightening Country’s Global Profile

Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, says the implementation of several successful Public-Private Partnership (PPP) projects are heightening Jamaica’s profile across the global investment community. He says the outcomes of undertakings, such as privatisation of the Kingston Container Terminal (KCT) and the North-South Highway, have served to elevate Jamaica’s

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12 Oct 2018

Successful public-private partnerships lifting Jamaica’s international profile – PM

Prime Minister Andrew Holness says the implementation of several successful Public-Private Partnership (PPP) projects is heightening Jamaica’s profile across the global investment community. He said the outcomes of undertakings, such as privatisation of the Kingston Container Terminal and the North-South Highway, have served to elevate Jamaica’s ranking to fourth among

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12 Oct 2018

Wisconsin’s Solar Energy Will Increase By 33 Percent Under New Public-Private Partnership

Ten communities in Wisconsin will be purchasing power through a new solar energy partnership with Organic Valley. The farmer cooperative first announced the community solar partnership with the Upper Midwest Municipal Energy Group and OneEnergy Renewables last fall. Organic Valley plans to purchase around 12 megawatts of power through the

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12 Oct 2018

Tender for US$1 billion road PPP launched in Ecuador

The Government of Ecuador’s Ministry of Transport and Public Works has launched a tender for the design, financing, construction, operation and maintenance of the Guayaquil Southern Viaduct. The total estimated investment of the project is US$1.14 billion. The project spans a total length of 44.2km and is split into four

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10 Oct 2018

Give counties technical support in PPPs

Public-Private Partnership is extensively touted as a viable alternative source of capital investment for infrastructural projects. PPPs have significant transformative potential nationally and within the devolved governance. Uptake and successful conceptualisation and implementation of PPP projects is, however, dependent on the level of knowledge, expertise and technical know-how of the

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09 Oct 2018

South Carolina Public-Private Partnership Makes Economic Case for Broadband

(TNS) — Access to serviceable Internet is of serious importance in Aiken County, S.C., and surrounding areas, Economic Development Partnership President and CEO Will Williams said Thursday during the partnership’s annual meeting. “Many of our areas don’t have broadband capabilities because of where they are,” Williams said. “And so we’re

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08 Oct 2018

Gulftainer Signs 50-year, $600 million concession to Operate and Expand Port of Wilmington in Delaware, USA

Gulftainer, the world’s largest privately-owned independent port operator and logistics company based in the UAE, finalised a 50-year concession with the State of Delaware in the USA to operate and develop the Port of Wilmington, significantly expanding the company’s global footprint and reach. The agreement, signed by Gulftainer’s subsidiary GT

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08 Oct 2018

McBains Hellas appointed to advise on major new healthcare PPP project in Greece

McBains Hellas appointed to advise on major new healthcare PPP project, as BRFAA and EBRD sign agreement on joint development of a new personalised medical research centre using PPP The Biomedical Research Foundation of the Academy of Athens (BRFAA) and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) signed in

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