Balfour signs Olympic housing

Contractor Balfour Beatty has signed a development agreement with the London Legacy Development Corporation to deliver new housing on the former Olympic site.Read more

In Depth

A Problem That Doesn’t Exist?

1 February 2015 - Are public sector financial products examples of misguided political intervention, or pragmatic solutions to a continuing threat, asks Paul Jarvis Read more...

Growing Pains

1 February 2015 - A mixture of reduced government funding and an increasing perception of universities as businesses has made them a fertile ground for PPP investment around the world, reports James Kenny Read more...

Out of the Ashes

1 February 2015 - Ireland’s government has put PPPs at the heart of its plans for economic recovery. The latest Financing Irish Infrastructure conference suggests it is a model for success, reports James Kenny Read more...

Country Watch – Spain

1 February 2015 - Spain’s PPP market has been limping along since it bore the brunt of the global financial crisis. Dan Colombini reports on how the municipalities are at the forefront of a resurgence Read more...

Getting Together

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

Latest News

Miliband commits to LEPs

27 February 2015 - Labour leader Ed Miliband has promised that his party would strengthen local enterprise partnerships (LEPs), rather than abolish them.Read more...

ACE calls for infra department

27 February 2015 - The Association for Consultancy and Engineering (ACE) has issued a report highlighting the potential for the creation of a Department of Infrastructure in the UK.Read more...

Interserve chairman to step down

27 February 2015 - Interserve’s non-executive chairman, Lord Blackwell, is to step down next year, the firm revealed as it announced a 9% decrease in pre-tax profits for 2014.Read more...

UK unveils bond plans for Wales

27 February 2015 - The Westminster government has revealed its plans for greater devolution to the Welsh Assembly, including allowing it to issue bonds for capital investment.Read more...

WSP and PB appoint heads for new firm

26 February 2015 - WSP and Parsons Brinckerhoff has announced the new heads for its newly formed company.Read more...

Kier-Mouchel talks ‘ongoing’

25 February 2015 - Contractor Kier is still in discussions over the potential acquisition of Mouchel, as it reported a slight dip in pre-tax profits.Read more...

Skanska adds to UK team

24 February 2015 - Skanska UK has made two appointments to its executive management team following its growing presence in the construction and infrastructure market in the country.Read more...


Clarity at last?

Lord Adonis’s willingness to use private finance offers the potential of a coherent infrastructure financing policy after the election

KPMG's James Stewart discusses global trends in PPP

Project Tracker

Date Project Title Current Status Capital Value
26 January 2015 UK: University of Sussex accommodation project Preferred Bidder £150.00m
7 January 2015 UK: Levenmouth High School PPP Project Signed £42.50m
5 January 2015 UK: Goldsmiths University of London Student Housing Transfer Advertised £60.00m
23 December 2014 UK: Wick Campus project Project Signed £48.50m
10 December 2014 UK: Priority School Building Programme Midlands Batch 5 Preferred Bidder £190.00m
Date Project Title Current Status Capital Value
13 February 2015 UK: Edinburgh RHSC + DCN hospital PPP Project Signed £250.00m
23 January 2015 UK: Hinchingbrooke NHS accommodation project Advertised £60.00m
12 January 2015 UK: Velindre Cancer Centre In Planning
5 January 2015 UK: Royal Edinburgh Hospital phase 1 Project Signed £45.20m
23 December 2014 UK: Papworth Hospital Preferred Bidder £165.00m
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
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
4 November 2014 UK: North Yorkshire and York Waste PPP Project Signed £150.00m