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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26 Sep 2018

Colorado Smart Cities Alliance Announces Open Lab

A public private partnership between the Colorado Smart Cities Alliance and Arrow Electronics, Inc. will result in the launch of the Colorado Open Lab. The Lab will be an Internet of Things (IoT) engineering lab for customer development showcase and innovation collaboration to fast track development of OEM IoT appliances

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21 Sep 2018

4 years after failed sale, PGW proposes public-private deal that could bring in $5M a year

Four years after a deal to sell Philadelphia Gas Works was torpedoed by City Council, which sought to better leverage its existing assets rather than sell them off, the municipally owned utility is proposing a public-private partnership that could fit right in line with what council members had in mind.

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18 Sep 2018

Committee listens to testimony on public-private partnerships

The National Park Service’s historic leasing program brings private capital and energy to neglected federal properties, but fostering the connection is not without its challenges, a U.S. House committee learned Monday. The U.S. House Committee on Natural Resources held an oversight hearing in Hot Springs on Monday to hear from

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17 Sep 2018

Rail Board Reaches Critical Point for Public-Private Partnership Plan

The board of the Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation is nearing a pivotal decision on whether to solicit new partners in the development, operation and maintenance of the city’s 20-mile rail line, a proposal that could eventually involve billions of taxpayer dollars. The idea — described by one board member

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13 Sep 2018

City of Los Angeles and AT&T Explore Smart Cities Public-Private Partnership

To foster the creation of a Smart City, AT&T and LA are in talks regarding a public-private partnership. With Internet of Things (IoT) technology and support for the deployment of small cell technology, we’ll work with the city on ways to address the problems that matter most to the people

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10 Sep 2018

Los Angeles Airport Board selects preferred bidder for rent-a-car facility P3

Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) Board of Airport Commissioners (BOAC) has approved L.A. Gateway Partners (LAGP) as the Recommended Developer to design, build, finance, operate and maintain a Consolidated Rent-A-Car (ConRAC) Facilityat Los Angeles Airport (LAX), located in southern California, USA. The ConRAC will consolidate over 20 various rental car locations in and around the airport into one

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10 Sep 2018

The cornerstone tree species of Hawai’i О̄hi’a tree will be saved by Public-private partnership

Conservation X Labs, a Washington D.C.-based technology social enterprise, has partnered with U.S. Department of the Interior offices and agencies to identify and develop solutions to detect and prevent the spread of invasive fungi causing the phenomenon known as Rapid Ohia Death (ROD) on the Hawaiian islands. Partnership is calling

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24 Aug 2018

University of Illinois engineering professor to lead downtown Chicago innovation center

University of Illinois has tapped one of its own professors to direct its ambitious public-private South Loop innovation center, a massive endeavor aimed at sparking economic development and giving the state’s largest public university a footprint in Chicago. William H. Sanders, who led the department of electrical and computer engineering

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05 Jul 2018

Renovated museum opens as part of USD380M Gateway Arch project

ST LOUIS (AP) – The revitalised Gateway Arch National Park was dedicated on Tuesday, the culmination of a USD380 million public-private partnership that Missouri political leaders see as a template for the future of the national park system. Several hundred people stood in steamy heat for a ceremony in the

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