Features

1 September 2013 - Roads to Freedom

The announcement by Transport Secretary Patrick McLoughlin of the government’s plans for reform in the UK road network is seen as a radical new venture that could unlock new investment and opportunities. James Kenny investigates Read more...

1 September 2013 - The Waiting Games

As participants and viewers of the world’s stellar sporting events bear down on Brazil, it remains a hotbed of PPP activity. But recent political turmoil has left the market battling to restore investor confidence, reports Dan Colombini Read more...

12 August 2013 - Déja Vu

Egypt’s Arab Spring in 2011 resulted in its PPP pipeline coming to a halt. It now faces fresh uncertainty following Mohammed Morsi’s recent ousting from office, reports Aaron Weinman Read more...

23 July 2013 - Back in the game

After months of speculation, the Puerto Rico PPP authority is back in business, with a new executive team now in place. A focus on well-procured, greenfield projects will help re-ignite investor interest in the market, reports Dan Colombini Read more...

19 July 2013 - Football fans

The arrival of the 2018 FIFA World Cup is pushing Russia into some serious infrastructure action. James Kenny discovers whether the move could also drive an increase in PPPs Read more...

18 July 2013 - 'P' is for partnership

India’s 15-year foray into PPPs has produced very little in developed infrastructure. However a string of closed road projects may suggest a change in the emerging giant. Aaron Weinman takes a closer look Read more...

1 July 2013 - Saving their bacon

Denmark has been late to the party when it comes to embracing PPP. But pressure from both the public and private sectors could change all that, reports James Kenny Read more...

1 July 2013 - Brick by Brick

The government has made plenty of noise about economic infrastructure, but the current housing crisis is the biggest threat to UK productivity. Paul Jarvis investigates how more investment can be brought into the sector Read more...

1 July 2013 - The Next Step

As its NPD pipeline heads towards full procurement, Scotland’s government is facing renewed pressure to continue the flow of projects. Aaron Weinman reports Read more...

1 July 2013 - The World at One

Three of the world’s most interesting markets came together at a recent Partnerships Bulletin and PPP Bulletin International conference to discuss the opportunities emerging in their countries. From the battle-hardened UK, feeling its way towards PF2, to Canada’s own evolution and the optimism of the emerging Turkish market, we bring you the latest developments in these closely watched countries Read more...

28 June 2013 - Time for change

The desert winds are changing in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) as the state looks beyond its oil-rich capabilities. Aaron Weinman asks whether it can replicate initial success in the power and water sectors Read more...

1 June 2013 - Making the Grade

Over 700 people attended the biggest night in the industry calendar. Read more...

1 June 2013 - A judicious review

Government efforts to reduce the use of judicial review of planning applications is the latest move in a concerted effort to tackle Britain’s sprawling planning system. But are ministers going far enough, asks Paul Jarvis Read more...

1 June 2013 - Out of their comfort zone

The resurrection of the stalled Stephenson Quarter in Newcastle is not just a coup for the city but a potential roadmap for other regeneration projects stalled by the financial crisis. James Kenny investigates Read more...

1 June 2013 - Socially acceptable

The US social infrastructure P3 pipeline is on the rise, slowly but surely. But delegates at a recent PPP Bulletin event in New York revealed that new legislation will be key to tackling a stifling lack of understanding at government level, reports Dan Colombini Read more...

22 May 2013 - Delta force

It’s taken a while, but south east Asia’s Mekong Delta region is growing. Infrastructure development has become a key factor across Vietnam, Thailand and Laos. Faced with steep challenges, Aaron Weinman looks at whether PPPs are a realistic objective Read more...

1 May 2013 - Special delivery

Treasury unit Infrastructure UK is recruiting a ‘cadre of specialists’ to step up the delivery of major infrastructure projects across Whitehall. Will the plan get some more spades in the ground, asks Paul Jarvis Read more...

1 May 2013 - Blowing the money

The Offshore Transmission regime has been attacked by MPs. With Round 3 now approaching, James Kenny investigates the initiative’s value for money Read more...

1 May 2013 - Getting down to business

Ireland’s PPP industry ground to a halt following the banking collapse. But as delegates at a recent PPP Bulletin conference heard, the tide appears to have turned. James Kenny reports Read more...

16 April 2013 - Right here, right now

After the federal government's 10-year pledge to support infrastructure development, Canada's P3 market is riding the crest of a wave. But the onus is now on the municipalities to procure the projects to re-ignite the pipeline, reports Dan Colombini. Read more...

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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 Hitachi 2700 mill
2 John Laing 2700 mill
3 Carillion 1545 mill
4 Balfour Beatty Plc 1109 mill
5 Itochu 1090 mill