Queen’s Speech: Housing tops the bill

Housing recognised as top priority; more free schools; pledge for new NHS bill; promise to increase energy securityRead more

In Depth


1 May 2015 - Central versus local; umbrella financing vehicle versus individual investment. The schools programme offers plenty of debate for future procurement approaches, whether under PF2 or not, reports Paul Jarvis Read more...

In Their Sights

1 May 2015 - As defence budgets across Europe have continued to fall, the Nordic countries last year revealed plans for new investment through PPP. James Kenny explores what has happened since Read more...

The Central Choice

1 May 2015 - The Welsh government is attracting interest from investors with a small pipeline that offers bigger things to come. But questions of capacity continually cropped up at our conference, reports Paul Jarvis Read more...

Country Watch – Vietnam

1 May 2015 - After years of little activity, Vietnam has begun to see the benefits of PPP. James Kenny reports on the opportunities now on the horizon Read more...

A Freeze is Coming

1 April 2015 - As Greece splutters its way towards renegotiating its position with the EU, the outcome will have major implications for the rest of the continent, reports James Kenny Read more...

Latest News

Sustainable investments firm launched in UK

29 May 2015 - A new water and energy infrastructure platform launched by Spanish bank Santander and two Canadian pension funds will be based in LondonRead more...

Moody’s sees project growth on horizon

28 May 2015 - Ratings agency Moody’s has called on governments around the world to take advantage of strong demand from infrastructure investors by launching more initiatives.Read more...

Council overrules planners on North Wales Waste

27 May 2015 - A special committee of councillors at Flintshire County Council has overruled the authority’s planning committee to push through an £800m waste PPP plan.Read more...

Lend Lease rebrands

27 May 2015 - Contractor Lend Lease has overhauled its image with a new logo and a tweak of its name.Read more...

Birm roads heads to external adjudicator

26 May 2015 - An external independent adjudicator has been appointed to deal with matters arising from the Birmingham Highways PFI deal, the council has revealed.Read more...

Swansea Lagoon chooses contractor

26 May 2015 - The major Swansea Tidal Lagoon project in south Wales, which is backed by a number of institutional investors, has chosen its preferred construction partner.Read more...


Rocky road ahead

The UK General Election may not have produced the stability investors would have hoped for – even with a Conservative majority

League Tables

Rank Name Total
1 Balfour Beatty 1458 mill
2 Amber Infrastructure 1081.5 mill
3 International Public Partnerships (INPP) 1039 mill
4 Carillion 990 mill
5 Equitix 980 mill

Project Tracker

Date Project Title Current Status Capital Value
26 March 2015 UK: Priority School Building Programme Batch 3 (North West) Project Signed £123.00m
20 March 2015 Priority School Building Programme - BATCH 1 (Hertfordshire, Luton and Reading) Project Signed £150.00m
11 March 2015 UK: Priority School Building Programme - Aggregator Project Signed £700.00m
10 March 2015 PRIORITY SCHOOL BUILDING PROGRAMME - BATCH 2 (North East) Project Signed £103.00m
26 January 2015 UK: University of Sussex accommodation project Preferred Bidder £150.00m
Date Project Title Current Status Capital Value
21 May 2015 UK: Manchester hospitals strategic property partner Advertised £200.00m
10 April 2015 UK: Orkney Balfour hospital project Shortlist £59.00m
12 March 2015 UK: Papworth Hospital Project Signed £165.00m
11 March 2015 UK: Dumfries & Galloway Royal Infirmary Project Signed £274.00m
13 February 2015 UK: Edinburgh RHSC + DCN hospital PPP Project Signed £250.00m
Date Project Title Current Status Capital Value
15 January 2015 UK: Brighton King Alfred Leisure Centre Shortlist £140.00m
23 December 2014 UK: Hull Extra Care Housing PFI Project Project Signed £84.00m
22 December 2014 UK: GLA TFL Industrial Land Development Partner Advertised
9 December 2014 Breckland LABV Preferred Bidder
14 November 2014 UK: RAF Wyton Airfield Scheme Preferred Bidder £250.00m
Date Project Title Current Status Capital Value
12 December 2014 UK: Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route Project Signed £745.00m
30 September 2014 UK: Mersey Gateway Crossing Project Project Signed £450.00m
21 February 2014 M8, M73 AND M74 MOTORWAY IMPROVEMENTS Project Signed £415.00m
22 January 2014 STAFFORDSHIRE HIGHWAYS PARTNERSHIP Preferred Bidder £800.00m
9 September 2013 A14 IMPROVEMENT In Planning £1500.00m
Date Project Title Current Status Capital Value
12 May 2015 UK: Cardiff Organic Waste PPP Project Signed
8 January 2015 UK: Gloucestershire Waste PPP Project Signed £180.00m
22 December 2014 UK: Isle of Wight waste PPP Shortlist £225.00m
5 December 2014 UK: Edinburgh & Midlothian Zero Residual Waste Treatment PPP Preferred Bidder £144.00m
5 December 2014 UK: Edinburgh & Midlothian Zero Waste Food Treatment PPP Project Signed £144.00m