Scotland gets infra minister

Scotland’s new First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has appointed a dedicated minister for infrastructure and investment in her first Cabinet.Read more

In Depth

The Illusionist

1 November 2014 - Although considered Europe’s economic powerhouse, Germany’s infrastructure pipeline is starting to look a bit thin. Can things be fixed, asks James Kenny Read more...

Scotland the Brave

1 November 2014 - Our third Financing Scottish Infrastructure conference in Edinburgh revealed a confident government with some big plans. But not all its proposals were met with enthusiasm, reports Paul Jarvis Read more...

It gives us a real advantage

1 November 2014 - As the focus on managing assets grows, some PFI projects are showing just what an be achieved above and beyond the specifications. Paul Jarvis visits Haverstock School in north London to find out more Read more...

Country Watch: Singapore

1 November 2014 - Infrastructure investment opportunities in Singapore are no secret. But with a highly rated government and a thriving economy, PPPs may struggle to get a piece of the action, reports Dan Colombini Read more...

Brick by BRICS

1 October 2014 - Keen to steer their own economic future, the BRICS countries have announced plans to form their own bank. James Kenny asks what it might mean for investment Read more...

Latest News

ICE calls for independent Infrastructure UK

20 November 2014 - The Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) has suggested the aims of the Armitt Review’s independent infrastructure body could be achieved by restructuring Infrastructure UK (IUK).Read more...

Aberdeen acquires 16 PPPs

20 November 2014 - Aberdeen Asset Management has bought a portfolio of 16 operational PPP projects based across the UK and Europe.Read more...

Wales plots £500m NPD programme

19 November 2014 - Second round of schools programme to use Scottish investment model; hospital also likely to go down same routeRead more...

UK ‘missing out’ on pension fund investment

19 November 2014 - The UK government is overlooking the large pool of private money available to infrastructure investment, a major pension fund has warned.Read more...

Project Bond success ‘mixed’

19 November 2014 - The EU’s 2020 Project Bond pilot phase has received a mixed reception from investors, according to a report from ratings agency Moody’s.Read more...


Banking bonanza

Multilateral infrastructure banks appear to be the new big thing

KPMG's James Stewart discusses global trends in PPP

League Tables

Rank Name Total
1 DLA Piper 3150 mill
2 Hogan Lovells 2700 mill
3 Allen & Overy 1407 mill
4 Pinsent Masons 1216 mill
5 Ashurst 944 mill

Project Tracker

Date Project Title Current Status Capital Value
18 November 2014 University of Northampton New Campus In Planning £330.00m
5 November 2014 UK: Priority School Building Programme - Batch 4 Yorkshire Preferred Bidder £120.00m
5 November 2014 UK: Priority School Building Programme - Aggregator Preferred Bidder £700.00m
22 October 2014 UK: Bournemouth University Student Hub & Accommodation In Planning
1 August 2014 PRIORITY SCHOOL BUILDING PROGRAMME - BATCH 3 (North West) Preferred Bidder £93.00m
Date Project Title Current Status Capital Value
17 November 2014 Yeovil District Hospital Strategic Estates Partner Preferred Bidder £70.00m
14 November 2014 UK: Isle of Wight NHS Trust - Strategic Estates Partnership Preferred Bidder £ 25.00m
31 October 2014 UK: Orkney Balfour hospital project Shortlist £59.00m
24 October 2014 UK: Hartlepool and Stockton Hospital On Hold £464.00m
9 October 2014 UK: SNBTS National Centre of Excellence Project Signed £39.70m
Date Project Title Current Status Capital Value
14 November 2014 UK: RAF Wyton Airfield Scheme Preferred Bidder £250.00m
11 November 2014 UK: Sunderland regeneration LABV Project Signed £800.00m
14 October 2014 UK: Brighton King Alfred Leisure Centre Advertised £140.00m
30 September 2014 UK: Flint Strategic Housing and Renegeration Programme Advertised £100.00m
30 September 2014 UK: South Shields regeneration scheme Preferred Bidder £100.00m
Date Project Title Current Status Capital Value
30 September 2014 UK: Mersey Gateway Crossing Project Project Signed £450.00m
11 August 2014 Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route Preferred Bidder £745.00m
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
4 November 2014 UK: North Yorkshire and York Waste PPP Project Signed £150.00m
28 October 2014 UK: Thames Tideway Tunnel - Infrastructure Provider Advertised £1600.00m
9 October 2014 UK: Cardiff Organic Waste PPP Preferred Bidder
5 August 2014 Lancashire County Council - Municipal Waste Management Project Signed £75.00m