Govt sees PF2 ‘across multiple sectors’

The government believes there are opportunities for the use of PF2 “across multiple sectors”, its latest financing update says.Read more

In Depth

Northern Star

1 November 2016 - Some feared the Northern Powerhouse would wither when George Osborne left the Treasury. The signs are that the concept is far from over – and is much more than about improving transport links, reports Paul Jarvis Read more...

The Great Walls in China

1 November 2016 - With huge ambitions for its programme and a raft of municipally-led deals coming to market, is the Chinese PPP market too good to be true asks Amanda Nicholls Read more...

A Clear Picture

1 November 2016 - In September, the long-awaited guidance on the interpretation of the ESA10 accounting rules was published. It’s been good news for some, but balance treatment issues have not been banished for good, reports Paul Jarvis Read more...

A New Chapter

1 October 2016 - Even though the recent Australian elections saw the same party returned to power, there is plenty of change afoot in the country’s PPP industry, Paul Jarvis reports Read more...

Opportunity Lost

1 October 2016 - Renewable energy has long been the great hope to wean the world off its oil addiction. Marina Formoso reports on why renewables PPPs have so far been a missed opportunity for mature economies Read more...

Latest News

Treasury updates £500bn pipeline

5 December 2016 - The government has published the latest refresh of its National Infrastructure and Construction Pipeline, which contains over £500bn-worth of planned investments.Read more...

UK uni capex nears £3bn

2 December 2016 - The continued growth of the UK universities estate market shows little sign of abating, with new research revealing record capital expenditure during 2016.Read more...

ShepWedd acquires Aberdeen firm

1 December 2016 - Law firm Shepherd & Wedderburn has acquired an Aberdeen-based law practice providing legal services to the business community.Read more...

InfraRed acquires Colombian road

1 December 2016 - InfraRed Infrastructure Fund III has reached an agreement to acquire a stake in a Colombian road P3.Read more...

HCP completes Laing acquisition

1 December 2016 - HCP Management Services has completed the acquisition of John Laing’s UK project management services business.Read more...

Prime appoints CIO

1 December 2016 - Healthcare property firm Prime has appointed a new chief investment officer, who will start his role in April next year.Read more...

WSP wins role on Scots hospital project

30 November 2016 - Consultancy WSP|Parsons Brinckerhoff’s PPP team has won a contract with NHS Orkney on its £64m new hospital project.Read more...

Eversheds in merger talks

30 November 2016 - UK firm Eversheds is in discussions with a US firm regarding a proposed combination.Read more...


A busy body

The National Infrastructure Commission has plenty to do in 2017. What did we learn from a conversation with its chair, Lord Adonis?

Project Tracker

Date Project Title Current Status Capital Value
24 November 2016 UK: University of Durham PPP Shortlist £100.00m
16 November 2016 UK: University of Brighton Moulsecoomb East PPP Advertised
6 October 2016 University of Manchester student accommodation Advertised £245.00m
30 September 2016 UK: University of Hull student accommodation Preferred Bidder
4 August 2016 UK: University of Sussex accommodation project Preferred Bidder £150.00m
Date Project Title Current Status Capital Value
30 November 2016 UK: Orkney Balfour hospital project No Longer PPP £59.00m
26 October 2016 UK: Whittington Hospital SEP Advertised
20 October 2016 UK: Chester & Wirral SEP Advertised
30 September 2016 UK: Royal Free London NHS Sterile Services and Endoscopy Decontamination Facilities Advertised
30 September 2016 UK: Oxleas NHS Trust Strategic Estates Partnership Shortlist
Date Project Title Current Status Capital Value
29 November 2016 UK: Gainsborough regeneration Advertised €100.00m
23 November 2016 UK: Wandsworth regeneration programme Shortlist £1.00bn
21 November 2016 UK: HCA housing framework Advertised £8.00bn
15 November 2016 UK: Newcastle housing PPP Advertised £18.00m
7 November 2016 Warwick: regeneration project RFQ Advertised £30.00m
Date Project Title Current Status Capital Value
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
21 February 2014 M8, M73 AND M74 MOTORWAY IMPROVEMENTS Project Signed £415.00m
22 January 2014 STAFFORDSHIRE HIGHWAYS PARTNERSHIP Preferred Bidder £800.00m
Date Project Title Current Status Capital Value
3 August 2016 Leicestershire Waste In Planning
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