27 Jun 2017

Scotland, NC promoted at foreign investment summit

Scotland County Economic Development Corporation Director Mark Ward represented North Carolina in the nation’s capital, while also managing to put his hometown in the minds of foreign companies and congressional leaders. Ward was in Washington recently as part of the North Carolina Southeast Partnership to promote North Carolina international companies.

Business seminar
26 Jun 2017

PPP Contract Negotiation and Mobilisation Training to be held in Stolkhom , Sweden by PPPExperts

This programme forms the standard agenda for our open contract negotiation course or it can be tailored specifically for your organisation on an in-company basis – using your own contract negotiation scenarios. Effective contract negotiation is at the heart of commercial success. The art of contract negotiation is just as

12 Jun 2017

Project Management in PPP Projects to be held in London, UK by PPPExperts

This course is for people who have either recently moved into a PPP / PFI project teams or are already a part of the procurement team. The course takes a more in-depth look at the key aspects of project management, in the context of PPP. It covers some of the

Ericsson AB Results News Conference
09 Jun 2017

Ericsson takes lead on European 5GCAR project

The 5GCAR project led by Ericsson has been selected as part of phase 2 of the 5G Infrastructure Public Private Partnership (5G PPP) initiated by the EU Commission. The consortium of companies awarded the project on 1 June aims to develop an overall 5G system architecture that provides optimised end-to-end

06 Jun 2017

Istanbul a potential base for China’s trade operations, airline services to Europe

Istanbul, the city of glorious civilizations and empires, is now eyeing the title of “the capital of global transport hubs,” as it carries out the construction of a new airport, the biggest infrastructure project ever undertaken by the Turkish Republic. With an estimated investment of 40 billion euros, this “may

17 May 2017

Public private partnership award for East Lothian Community Hospital

The East Lothian Community Hospital project has been recognised at the Partnerships Awards in London with a Silver award in the Best Healthcare category. The new hospital is being delivered by NHS Lothian’s development partner, hub South East Scotland, with Morrison Construction appointed as the main contractor. The programme of

25 Apr 2017

Ribbon cut on 26-MW wind farm at ArcelorMittal site

Engie Electrabel last week announced the inauguration of a 26.25-MW wind farm at the site of steel and mining major ArcelorMittal in Ghent, Belgium. The wind farm includes eight turbines, five of 3.45 MW and three of 3 MW, which are expected to produce 70.8 million kWh of power per

19 Apr 2017

NTMA plans development of six sites for social housing

The State’s finance agency is seeking bids for the development and operation of six social housing sites. The National Development Finance Agency (NDFA), an arm of the National Treasury Management Agency and responsible for public-private partnership (PPP) projects, issued the notice on Tuesday with plans for up to 560 housing

12 Apr 2017

VINCI Highways completes the financial arrangements for the A7 motorway PPP in Germany

VINCI Concessions subsidiary VINCI Highways recently completed the financial arrangements for the A7 motorway public-private partnership covering a 60 km section between the Bockenem and Göttingen interchanges in Germany. Total financing amounts to €441 million, and encompasses two long-term and two short-term tranches. The European Investment Bank, CaixaBank, Development Bank

11 Apr 2017

Photonics21 PPP Annual Meeting Highlights Growth, Potential

Photonics21’s Photonics Public Private Partnership (PPP) Annual Meeting highlighted its partnership with the European Commission and its solid growth above global GDP. Taking place at Le Plaza Hotel in Brussels, the meeting welcomed incoming president Aldo Kamper, CEO of Osram Opto Semiconductor GmbH, Khalil Rouhana, deputy director general of DG