Scottish deals back on track following 'no' vote

The PPP industry has expressed relief at the outcome of yesterday's Scottish referendum. The 'no' vote has been widely welcomed by investors active in the country's ambitious infrastructure programme. Read more

In Depth

Squeaky Clean?

1 September 2014 - PPPs are often cited as a powerful tool in the fight against corruption, but the sector remains far from immune. Paul Jarvis investigates what is being done Read more...

The Rubbish Tightrope

1 September 2014 - Waste disposal is still one of the world’s biggest problems, and newer members of the EU are feeling the heat more than most, reports James Kenny Read more...

The Kids are Alright

1 September 2014 - The recent topping out ceremony for the Alder Hey Children’s Health Park marks a milestone for a project that looks to be a template for infrastructure investment and paediatric care. James Kenny takes a look round the new site Read more...

Country Watch – Netherlands

1 September 2014 - Despite the eurozone’s battles to emerge from the financial crisis, the Dutch PPP market is going from strength to strength. Dan Colombini reports on how the Netherlands could be the go-to destination for investors in the region Read more...

Partnerships Awards 2014 - The Results

1 July 2014 - Westminster Park Plaza was the place to be on 5 June, as 700 people gathered to celebrate the best in the world of PPP Read more...

Latest News

MPs slam 'lax' waste PFIs

17 September 2014 - MPs have launched a scathing attack on the UK government, accusing them of implementing "lax, poorly-drafted PFI funding agreements".Read more...

EU transport infra policy launched

12 September 2014 - The European Commission has revealed plans for its transport infrastructure policy for 2014-2020.Read more...

JLIF plans £50m fundraising

11 September 2014 - The John Laing Infrastructure Fund (JLIF) has announced plans to raise £50m through a placing of ordinary shares, as it acquires three more PPP deals.Read more...

European PPP pipeline ‘subdued’

9 September 2014 - Ratings agency Moody’s has warned that the European PPP pipeline will continue to slow, amid rising fears over the public perception of the model.Read more...

Wealden council launches regen scheme

9 September 2014 - Wealden District Council has launched a new town centre regeneration project for Uckfield.Read more...

Shortlist for Sandwell hospital PF2

9 September 2014 - Two in for first PF2 hospital; interest ‘dampened by lack of pipeline’Read more...

Edinburgh Sick Kids gets planning

8 September 2014 - The Edinburgh Royal Hospital for Sick Children and the Department of Clinical Neurosciences non-profit distributing (NPD) project has received planning approval.Read more...

CBI demands housing focus

8 September 2014 - Business lobby group the CBI has called on the government to double the number of new homes being built per year and deliver 10 new garden cities to tackle the UK’s housing problems.Read more...


Indian summer

It’s been a long, dark winter for many in the UK PPP market, but as we head into autumn there are signs of progress at last

KPMG's James Stewart discusses global trends in PPP

League Tables

Rank Name Total
1 John Laing 2820 mill
2 Hitachi 2700 mill
3 Carillion 1545 mill
4 Balfour Beatty Plc 1109 mill
5 Itochu 1090 mill

Project Tracker

Date Project Title Current Status Capital Value
1 August 2014 PRIORITY SCHOOL BUILDING PROGRAMME - BATCH 3 (North West) Preferred Bidder £93.00m
10 June 2014 SCOTLAND: Ayrshire College Kilmarnock Campus Project Signed £50.00m
20 May 2014 PRIORITY SCHOOL BUILDING PROGRAMME - BATCH 5 (Midlands) Advertised £120.00m
8 May 2014 PRIORITY SCHOOL BUILDING PROGRAMME - BATCH 2 (North East) Preferred Bidder £94.00m
Date Project Title Current Status Capital Value
9 September 2014 SANDWELL & WEST BIRMINGHAM NHS - Midland Metropolitan Hospital Shortlist £285.00m
8 September 2014 Edinburgh RHSC + DCN hospital PPP Preferred Bidder £250.00m
1 September 2014 UK: Dumfries & Galloway Royal Infirmary Project Signed £200.00m
21 August 2014 Barts Health NHS Trust PPP 2014 Advertised £50.00m
29 July 2014 Mersey Care Mental Health Hospital project Project Signed £22.00m
Date Project Title Current Status Capital Value
9 September 2014 UK: Uckfield Town Centre Regeneration Project Advertised £25.00m
11 July 2014 STOKE-ON-TRENT EXTRA CARE HOUSING PFI Project Signed £100.00m
23 June 2014 KENT EXTRA CARE HOUSING PFI Project Signed £74.00m
22 April 2014 HULL EXTRA CARE HOUSING PFI Preferred Bidder £84.00m
Date Project Title Current Status Capital Value
11 August 2014 Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route Preferred Bidder £745.00m
28 March 2014 MERSEY GATEWAY BRIDGE 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 September 2014 UK: Thames Tideway Tunnel - Infrastructure Provider Advertised £1600.00m
5 August 2014 Lancashire County Council - Municipal Waste Management Project Signed £75.00m
29 May 2014 NORTH YORKSHIRE WASTE PARTNERSHIP Preferred Bidder £150.00m
17 April 2014 NORTH WALES WASTE TREATMENT PPP Preferred Bidder £800.00m