Procurement agency key to NZ infra

The infrastructure industry has called on the incoming New Zealand government to establish a specialist agency for procurement; Scottish Futures Trust touted as benchmarkRead more

In Depth

Minority Report

1 July 2017 - If only Theresa May had had some foreknowledge of the election outcome, things would have been quite different. What now for infrastructure under minority rule? Read more...

New Dawn

1 July 2017 - France’s new president has insisted he is from neither the left nor the right. So what will his infrastructure policy look like, asks Paul Jarvis Read more...

Study Notes

1 July 2017 - Student accommodation is booming in the UK, but creating an affordable offering in the heart of London was always going to be challenging. Paul Jarvis talks to UPP about how they did it Read more...

“Thank God We’re Not Larger”

1 July 2017 - Projects Malta is a small team with big ambitions, chairman William Wait tells Amanda Nicholls Read more...

Future Proof?

1 July 2017 - Rapid advancements in a range of technologies are set to cause disruptive change to the way infrastructure is used in the coming years. Marina Formoso considers the impact on the industry Read more...

The Test Series: The Technical Advisers

1 July 2017 - We bring together a group of technical advisers to give their views on the PPP market and the recent election. Read more...

Latest News

London mayor targets affordable housing

17 August 2017 - At least half of all new homes built on public land in London will have to be affordable if they are to benefit from faster planning permission, Mayor Sadiq Khan has announced.Read more...

DFID seeks Kenya partners

17 August 2017 - The UK Department for International Development (DFID) seeks firms to assist with a new programme to develop infrastructure in KenyaRead more...

Balfour profits grow

16 August 2017 - First-half results show continued progress; contractor optimistic on future global PPP opportunitiesRead more...

UK needs 'huge' care homes increase

16 August 2017 - The UK will need an extra 70,000 care home places within the next decade, according to a new report.Read more...

Industry cool on PF2 schemes

15 August 2017 - Exclusive: Concerns over lack of pipeline and bid costs deterring some contractors and investors as first new projects start to emergeRead more...

New MD for Hochtief UK

15 August 2017 - Contractor Hochtief has appointed a managing director for it UK construction business.Read more...

Cumbria LEP targets M6 growth

14 August 2017 - Cumbria Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) has published a new document designed to encourage greater investment from both the public and private sectors in the M6 corridor.Read more...

Winners for English Hub-style PPP

14 August 2017 - An English borough council has appointed private partners for a £500m energy efficiency PPP that will extend across the southeast.Read more...

Standard Life-Aberdeen merger completed

14 August 2017 - The merger of UK investors Standard Life and Aberdeen Asset Management has been completed, with a leadership reshuffle now underway.Read more...


Time to be bold

PF2 projects are slowly bubbling to the surface, but will the market take the bait?

Delegates at Financing African Infrastructure give their views on the market - and what they learnt at the event

Project Tracker

Date Project Title Current Status Capital Value
3 August 2017 UK: Loughborough University student accommodation Preferred Bidder £43.70m
30 June 2017 UK: University of York Heslington East Campus Phase 1 Advertised
2 June 2017 UK: University of Essex accommodation Project Signed £67.50m
26 May 2017 UK: University of Hull student accommodation Project Signed 155.00m
12 April 2017 UK: University of Manchester Fallowfield Student Residences No Longer PPP £75.00m
Date Project Title Current Status Capital Value
11 July 2017 UK: Llanelli Wellness and Life Science Village Advertised £250.00m
10 July 2017 UK: Stanmore NHS accommodation blocks In Planning
13 April 2017 UK: Dorset NHS SEP Shortlist £50.00m
12 April 2017 UK: Oxleas NHS Trust Strategic Estates Partnership Preferred Bidder
30 March 2017 UK: NHS Orkney hospital project Project Signed £64.00m
Date Project Title Current Status Capital Value
4 August 2017 UK: Birmingham Smithfield regeneration scheme Advertised £1.00bn
2 August 2017 UK: Wirral regeneration JV Advertised £1.00bn
2 August 2017 UK: Northamptonshire Managing Agent Strategic Joint Venture Advertised £750.00m
1 August 2017 UK: Barnsley Courthouse Car Park Advertised £25.00m
31 July 2017 UK: Southwark Regeneration in Partnership Programme Advertised
Date Project Title Current Status Capital Value
7 June 2017 UK: Northumberland Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust parking PPP Advertised
14 March 2017 UK: Silvertown Tunnel PPP Shortlist
27 April 2016 UK: Bristol car park PPP Advertised
12 December 2014 UK: Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route Project Signed £745.00m
30 September 2014 UK: Mersey Gateway Crossing Project Project Signed £450.00m
Date Project Title Current Status Capital Value
27 June 2017 UK: Devon waste transfer facility Advertised £50.00m
7 April 2017 UK: Warwickshire waste management project In Planning
25 January 2017 UK: Cayman Islands Integrated Solid Waste Management System (ISWMS) Advertised $538.00m
16 December 2016 UK: Wheelabrator Parc Adfer plant PPP Project Signed £180.00m
3 August 2016 Leicestershire Waste In Planning