Dong unveils biowaste plan for Manchester

Dong Energy has developed a project proposal for a new biowaste plant in Manchester that will be capable of handling 15 tonnes of household waste per hour.Read more

In Depth

House of Cards

1 July 2015 - Housing remains one of the biggest issues affecting UK politics, but despite a range of options there is still a lack of action on the ground. Paul Jarvis reports Read more...

A New Way Forward

1 July 2015 - Croatia is changing tack in its approach to the PPP model, with a new agency and new approach to projects. Can it deliver asks James Kenny Read more...

Missing Link

1 July 2015 - Sydney’s North West Rail Link - now known as Sydney Metro Northwest - won both ‘Best Transit Project’ and ‘Projects Grand Prix’ at the Partnerships Awards 2015. Amanda Nicholls asks what makes it so special Read more...

Country Watch: Turkey

1 July 2015 - A strong economy, a stable government, significant infrastructure needs and a government committed to using PPP to tackle them. Turkey has a lot to attract investors, and is starting to gain traction, reports James Kenny Read more...

Partnerships Awards 2015

1 June 2015 - The biggest night of the industry’s calendar once again brought the great and the good to the Westminster Park Plaza for a memorable evening Read more...

Latest News

PIP secures £1bn of commitments

2 July 2015 - The Pensions Infrastructure Platform (PIP) has helped secure over £1bn of commitments from pension schemes to invest in UK infrastructure.Read more...

INPP takes full control of Liverpool PPP

2 July 2015 - International Public Partnerships (INPP) has acquired an additional 19.9% investment in the Liverpool Central Library Project to take full controlRead more...

Orrick poaches Hogan Lovells energy team

1 July 2015 - Law firm Orrick has brought in three energy and projects experts from rival Hogan Lovells.Read more...

Willis and Towers Watson merge

1 July 2015 - A merger has been agreed between brokers Willis and Towers Watson that will create a global advisory, broking and solutions firm.Read more...

Sweett results ‘reflect ongoing tidying up’

30 June 2015 - Group sees £1.1m loss; chief executive highlights strong underlying business; hopes to sell APAC business this yearRead more...

Another PFI dispute hits bond ratings

30 June 2015 - Ratings agency Moody’s has downgraded £218m of index-linked guaranteed secured bonds issued as part of a PFI deal due to an ongoing dispute between the parties.Read more...


Danish intrigue

Viewers of the increasingly popular Danish dramas such as Borgen, The Killing and The Bridge will be well used to plot twists and political surprises that influence daily life in the kingdom.

EBRD managing director for Infrastructure Thomas Maier talks about what they are doing to boost PPP investment

League Tables

Rank Name Total
1 Ashurst 953 mill
2 Pinsent Masons 929 mill
3 Allen & Overy 755 mill
4 Norton Rose Fulbright 745 mill
5 Shepherd & Wedderburn 745 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 Dumfries & Galloway Acute & Maternity Hospitals NHS Trust Project Signed £10.00m
11 March 2015 UK: Dumfries & Galloway Royal Infirmary Project Signed £274.00m
Date Project Title Current Status Capital Value
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
9 December 2014 Breckland LABV Preferred Bidder
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