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21 October 2014 - Galliford Try chairman leaves

Ian Coull has stepped down as non-executive director of contractor Galliford Try with immediate effect. Read more...

21 October 2014 - Hereford hospital PFI renegotiated

Contract that sparked Jesse Norman’s ‘rebate’ campaign sees “significant improvements” – but no reduction in costs Read more...

21 October 2014 - Ugandan justice PPP shortlists 9

Nine teams have been shortlisted for Uganda’s Justice, Law and Order Sector (JLOS) House project. Read more...

21 October 2014 - AMP Capital launches new infra fund

Fund manager AMP Capital is to launch a new infrastructure fund focusing on assets in Europe and North America. Read more...

21 October 2014 - Winner for Chinese water PPP

A winning bidder has been chosen for a new bundled waste PPP project in China. Read more...

20 October 2014 - FCC launches €1bn rights issue

Spanish construction giant FCC has announced plans for a rights issue designed to raise €1bn to strengthen its capital structure. Read more...

20 October 2014 - Herts loses waste PFI cash

Hertfordshire County Council has had its waste PFI credits withdrawn by Defra, the environment department, after it was decided the plant is not needed to meet EU targets. Read more...

20 October 2014 - Philippines go-ahead for six more PPPs

The Philippines’ National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) board has authorised the delivery of six new projects through PPP. Read more...

20 October 2014 - Engineering firm appointed to Danish PPP

An engineering consultant has been appointed to the Skejby psychiatric hospital PPP in Denmark. Read more...

20 October 2014 - Aecom completes acquisition of URS

Consultancy Aecom has announced it has completed the acquisition of URS Corporation. Read more...

20 October 2014 - Ferrovial launches Transfield bid

Spanish infrastructure group Ferrovial has made an $877m takeover bid for Australian company Transfield Services. Read more...

17 October 2014 - Dublin City Council confirms housing PPP

Dublin City Council has confirmed plans to build a large number of new houses in the Irish capital through PPP. Read more...

17 October 2014 - Victoria issues Melbourne schools EoI

The government of Victoria has issued the tender for the development of 13 schools under a PPP model. Read more...

16 October 2014 - Norway unveils three road PPPs

The Norwegian government has revealed plans to deliver three road projects via its PPP model. Read more...

16 October 2014 - HCA seeks deputy chief

The Homes and Communities Agency (HCA) is searching for a new deputy chief executive. Read more...

16 October 2014 - Nigeria developing new PPP landscape

The Nigerian government has revealed that plans are underway to remove barriers to the creation of new cross-sector PPPs in the country. Read more...

16 October 2014 - Aviva boosts infra team

Aviva investors has appointed two new members to its infrastructure team, with further additions also expected soon. Read more...

16 October 2014 - Miliband backs housing partnerships

Labour leader Ed Miliband has welcomed the findings of the Lyons review, which his party commissioned to explore ways to increase housing development across the country. Read more...

16 October 2014 - Uganda to issue road PPP

The government of Uganda is to issue a new road PPP next year to link capital capital city Kampala with the town of Jinja. Read more...

16 October 2014 - Advisers named for South Africa rail PPP

Gauteng Province has appointed transaction advisers as plans to extend the Gautrain high-speed rail PPP move forward. Read more...

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League Tables

Rank Name Total
1 DLA Piper 3230 mill
2 Hogan Lovells 2700 mill
3 Allen & Overy 1407 mill
4 Pinsent Masons 1216 mill
5 Ashurst 944 mill