Financial close for Thanet OFTO

The Thanet Offshore Transmission Owner (OFTO) contract has reached financial close – four years after appointing its preferred bidder.Read more

In Depth

Getting Together

1 December 2014 - Close collaboration across the public sector will drive a new health estate, reports Paul Jarvis Read more...

Still On Hold

1 December 2014 - Firm plans for a number of new projects have put the spotlight back on Norway, but can it get a strong PPP pipeline off the ground, asks James Kenny Read more...

A Year in Focus

1 December 2014 - As 2014 draws to a close, we asked some leading industry figures to give their view on the highlights of the PPP market over the past year and what challenges they face going into the New Year Read more...

Country Watch – Greece

1 December 2014 - With an economy hit badly by the global recession, the Greek PPP market is now showing signs of repair. Dan Colombini reports on how the country is beginning to attract international investors once more Read more...

The Illusionist

1 November 2014 - Although considered Europe’s economic powerhouse, Germany’s infrastructure pipeline is starting to look a bit thin. Can things be fixed, asks James Kenny Read more...

Latest News

New project director for Mersey Gateway

19 December 2014 - The special purpose vehicle delivering the Mersey Gateway PPP deal has appointed a new project director to take on the scheme.Read more...

New commercial director for Costain

18 December 2014 - Contractor Costain has appointed a new group commercial director, replacing the retiring Patrick Bruce.Read more...

MPs attack PPP train deals

17 December 2014 - The Commons public accounts committee has questioned the amount of risk transferred in the Intercity Express and Thameslink rolling stock PPP deals.Read more...

Dumfries hospital planning approved

17 December 2014 - NHS Dumfries and Galloway has received planning approval for its hospital non-profit distributing (NPD) scheme and is now targeting financial close in the New Year.Read more...

Institutional investor hires Assured director

17 December 2014 - A director for infrastructure at monoline Assured Guaranty Europe has left the firm to take up a post at an institutional investor.Read more...


What Would Ed Do?

A recent comment on a young people’s forum has raised further questions over how a Labour government might use private finance in infrastructure projects

KPMG's James Stewart discusses global trends in PPP

League Tables

Rank Name Total
1 European Investment Bank 4634 mill
2 HSBC 3445 mill
3 Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group 3445 mill
4 Credit Agricole 3150 mill
5 Lloyds Banking Group 3150 mill

Project Tracker

Date Project Title Current Status Capital Value
10 December 2014 UK: Priority School Building Programme Midlands Batch 5 Preferred Bidder £190.00m
18 November 2014 University of Northampton New Campus In Planning £330.00m
5 November 2014 UK: Priority School Building Programme - Batch 4 Yorkshire Preferred Bidder £120.00m
5 November 2014 UK: Priority School Building Programme - Aggregator Preferred Bidder £700.00m
22 October 2014 UK: Bournemouth University Student Hub & Accommodation In Planning
Date Project Title Current Status Capital Value
5 December 2014 UK: Papworth Hospital Preferred Bidder £165.00m
17 November 2014 Yeovil District Hospital Strategic Estates Partner Preferred Bidder £70.00m
14 November 2014 UK: Isle of Wight NHS Trust - Strategic Estates Partnership Preferred Bidder £ 25.00m
31 October 2014 UK: Orkney Balfour hospital project Shortlist £59.00m
24 October 2014 UK: Hartlepool and Stockton Hospital On Hold £464.00m
Date Project Title Current Status Capital Value
14 November 2014 UK: RAF Wyton Airfield Scheme Preferred Bidder £250.00m
11 November 2014 UK: Sunderland regeneration LABV Project Signed £800.00m
14 October 2014 UK: Brighton King Alfred Leisure Centre Advertised £140.00m
30 September 2014 UK: Flint Strategic Housing and Renegeration Programme Advertised £100.00m
30 September 2014 UK: South Shields regeneration scheme Preferred Bidder £100.00m
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
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
4 November 2014 UK: North Yorkshire and York Waste PPP Project Signed £150.00m
28 October 2014 UK: Thames Tideway Tunnel - Infrastructure Provider Advertised £1600.00m
9 October 2014 UK: Cardiff Organic Waste PPP Preferred Bidder