£1bn savings available in NHS estate

The NHS could save up to £1bn through better estate management, Lord Carter’s government-commissioned review has found.Read more

In Depth

Electrifying the Market

1 February 2016 - Competitively tendered onshore transmission assets are gaining a lot of attention. Paul Jarvis reports on a potential market that is learning the lessons from OFTOs Read more...

New Direction

1 February 2016 - Transport is the name of the game as African countries look to turn rhetoric into reality, but are they trying to do too much, asks Paul Jarvis Read more...

And Now For Something Completely Different

1 February 2016 - The UK has seen it all when it comes to privately financed infrastructure, but a new blood, cell and tissue centre in Scotland provided some very unique challenges. Paul Jarvis went to find out how it was done Read more...

Country Watch – Australia

1 February 2016 - Despite recent political upheaval, the Australian PPP market is still a leading light on the world stage. Dan Colombini reports on the opportunities and issues that exist Down Under Read more...

The New Normal

7 December 2015 - A new body with wide-ranging powers and a remit to come up with a long-term infrastructure plan. It could be 2010 all over again, but how will the new Infrastructure Commission and the latest incarnation of IUK work together, asks Paul Jarvis Read more...

Latest News

Vinci grows concessions business

5 February 2016 - Construction giant Vinci saw its concessions unit’s pre-tax earnings rise by 5.5% in 2015, as wins on a number of PPP deals helped grow the business.Read more...

Danny Alexander joins AIIB

5 February 2016 - Former UK Chief Secretary to the Treasury Sir Danny Alexander has been appointed as vice president of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB).Read more...

FC for Gloucs Uni scheme

4 February 2016 - The University of Gloucester has reached financial close on its student accommodation project.Read more...

Govt plans Green Bank ‘special share’

4 February 2016 - The UK government will look to retain an interest when it sells its majority stake in the Green Investment Bank (GIB), to ensure that projects continue to meet the bank’s founding aims.Read more...

FC for Westermost OFTO

4 February 2016 - Financial close has been reached on the Westermost Rough offshore transmission owner (OFTO) contract.Read more...

MoD signs training PFI contracts

3 February 2016 - The Ministry of Defence (MoD) has signed a PFI contract for a new training system that forms part of a wider deal agreed in 2008.Read more...


A prosperous New Year?

There are some real signs that 2016 could be a vintage year for the partnerships industry, after years of fallow

Christopher Healy, Counsel in Hogan Lovells' Infrastructure, Energy, Resources and Projects team on the prospects for transport infrastructure in Africa

League Tables

Rank Name Total
1 Ashurst 1373 mill
2 Hogan Lovells 1352 mill
3 Linklaters 1297 mill
4 Allen & Overy 1000 mill
5 Pinsent Masons 322 mill

Project Tracker

Date Project Title Current Status Capital Value
14 January 2016 UK: Penryn Student Residential Accommodation Project Advertised £50.00m
11 January 2016 UK: Ayr Academy Learning Campus Project Signed £25.00m
23 November 2015 UK: Forfar Community Campus project Project Signed £37.28m
4 November 2015 UK: St Andrews uni student housing Advertised
15 October 2015 UK: Goldsmiths University of London Student Housing Transfer Project Signed £50.40m
Date Project Title Current Status Capital Value
8 January 2016 UK: Royal Cornwall Hospitals SEP Shortlist
14 December 2015 UK: Midland Metropolitan Hospital Project Signed £297.00m
11 August 2015 UK: Cylch Caron Extra Care Housing - Ceredigion In Planning £1000.00m
21 May 2015 UK: Manchester hospitals strategic property partner Advertised £200.00m
10 April 2015 UK: Orkney Balfour hospital project Shortlist £59.00m
Date Project Title Current Status Capital Value
8 October 2015 UK: Thurrock Council Housing Estate Regeneration Advertised
8 June 2015 UK: London Meridian Water development Advertised £1.50bn
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
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
21 January 2016 UK: Gloucestershire Waste PPP Project Signed £180.00m
13 January 2016 UK: Dundee and Angus Waste PPP Shortlist
14 October 2015 Scotland: Clyde Valley Residual Waste Preferred Bidder £700.00m
8 October 2015 UK: Cheshire East waste JV Advertised £16.00m
2 October 2015 UK: Isle of Wight waste PPP Project Signed £225.00m