06 Dec 2017

Public-private partnerships chosen for new long-term care centres in central N.L.

Private companies will design, build, finance and maintain a pair of new 60-bed long-term care centres in Grand Falls-Windsor and Gander, Premier Dwight Ball announced Monday. The provincial government has decided to use public-private partnerships to build the two brand-new facilities, which are both expected to open in 2021. That’s the same arrangement

03 Nov 2017


A special report issued by Veolia North America and the Wharton School’s Initiative for Global Environmental Leadership (IGEL) details the demonstrated success and future potential for public-private partnerships (P3s) to provide sustainable solutions for the nation’s infrastructure needs. The report highlights how the P3 framework can be applied to keep

01 Nov 2017

Massive Saskatchewan project highlighted as P3 bundling success

A new report from the Canadian Council for Public-Private Partnerships (CCPPP) argues the proven benefits of the P3 procurement model are translatable to the bundling of projects, so there is a strong case for accelerating P3 project bundling across Canada. Stakeholders from the public and private sector with experience in

29 Aug 2017

Six Tobago projects up for public-private partnerships

Six projects are being considered for implementation in Tobago using the public-private partnership (PPP) funding arrangement. According to a statement from the Tobago House of Assembly, the six eligible projects are: The construction of a commercial cargo port at Cove Industrial Park A marina The upgrade of the Milford Road

04 Aug 2017

Manitoba takes next step toward PPP in building new schools

The Manitoba government has hired consulting firm KPMG to study public-private partnerships for constructing new schools in the province. A news release from the Progressive Conservative government called the move “a milestone in examining alternative approaches to meeting Manitoba’s infrastructure needs.” The province said it’ll work with KPMG in the

26 Jul 2017

Cuba’s dormant mining sector gets boost from public-private partnership

A team of workers from the Empresa Minera del Caribe were on track to start production at Castellanos in the former mining town of Minas de Matahambre in October and reach full production next year. Daniel Vanin, the project director of the joint venture, said they are preparing for about

19 Jul 2017

Northam Calls for Expansion to UVA College at Wise

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Ralph Northam on Tuesday pitched a $15 million expansion at the University of Virginia’s College at Wise as part of his seven-point plan to revive Southwest Virginia and other rural regions across the commonwealth. Under Northam’s proposal, the state would spend an additional $15 million to grow

12 Jul 2017

New $30M Food Incubator Headed To Chicago’s West Side

A major investment for the West Side is on the horizon — a $30 million public-private partnership will bring a food incubation center to East Garfield Park. CBS 2’s Derrick Blakley reports how the center will give a step-up to local residents with dreams of building their own business. For

12 Jul 2017

Renault Tangier Factory, Successful Public-Private Partnership- Minister

The production of the millionth car by the Tangier Renault plant marks the success of a unique public-private partnership putting Morocco on the map of the global automotive industry, said Industry and Investment Minister, Moulay Hafid Elalamy. Speaking Monday at a press conference on the occasion of the celebration of

20 Jun 2017

Bids in for public-private partnership study

P3s to be weighed for building four new schools in an effort to ease overcrowding The Manitoba government’s plan to build major infrastructure projects through public-private partnerships has passed its first hurdle. But the earliest parents and students will find out if they’ll get a new school built as one