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3 June 2015 - Election boosts construction confidence

The Conservative win in last month’s election has resulted in a surge in confidence among construction professionals, new research has revealed. Read more...

3 June 2015 - Ukrainian road PPP launched

Ukraine’s state road agency has announced the tender for a new road PPP. Read more...

3 June 2015 - Serbia waste PPP tendered

A Serbian city is seeking a private partner to design, build, finance and operate a waste management centre and transfer stations. Read more...

2 June 2015 - Balfour UK construction chief steps down

Nick Pollard leaves after two years; recent recruit takes on the role Read more...

2 June 2015 - FC for Turkish Hospital

Another Turkish Hospital project has reached financial close. Read more...

2 June 2015 - Winner for Dutch office PPP

A preferred bidder has been chosen for the development of a new office building PPP in the city of Utrecht. Read more...

2 June 2015 - Swedes moot PPP

The largest party in Sweden’s coalition government has backed the concept of PPPs to develop large infrastructure projects, particularly in the rail sector. Read more...

2 June 2015 - UPP adds to board

Student accommodation specialist UPP has appointed a new member to the UPP Projects board, as it seeks to close its £1bn-strong pipeline of deals. Read more...

2 June 2015 - Africa ‘needs prep funds’

More efficient project preparation could help tighten up the African PPP pipeline and close the continent’s infrastructure gap according to a new report. Read more...

2 June 2015 - Tender out for Philippines rail

The Philippines government has released the tender for its $3.7bn North-South Railway Project South Line. Read more...

2 June 2015 - Italian street lighting PPP tendered

A municipality in southern Italy has issued a tender for a street lighting concession. Read more...

2 June 2015 - Spanish firms increase PPP portfolio

Spanish firms have won international tenders with a value of US$51bn since 2013 Read more...

1 June 2015 - Whitehall ‘must free up land for housing’

Communities Secretary Greg Clark has called on government departments to make surplus land available for housing schemes. Read more...

1 June 2015 - Dubai and Tunisia sign agreement

The Dubai Investment Development Corporation (Dubai FDI) has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Tunisia Economic City to encourage private investment. Read more...

1 June 2015 - Spain to see construction growth

The construction sector will grow by around 3% in Spain in 2015, according to new figures. Read more...

29 May 2015 - AfDB names new president

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has elected its new president. Read more...

29 May 2015 - Sustainable investments firm launched in UK

A new water and energy infrastructure platform launched by Spanish bank Santander and two Canadian pension funds will be based in London Read more...

29 May 2015 - EOI due for Victoria rail PPP

An expression of interest (EOI) for a rolling stock PPP in Melbourne is to be released in mid-2015 as the Cranbourne Pakenham Rail Upgrade progresses. Read more...

29 May 2015 - Allianz and Bastion acquire Spanish assets

Allianz Capital Partners (ACP) and Bastion Infrastructure Group (Bastion) have acquired equity interests in three operating infrastructure PPP assets in Spain. Read more...

29 May 2015 - G20 infra hub chief unveiled

Former London banker takes new role in Sydney. Read more...

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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?

Paul Jarvis interviews NIC chairman Lord Adonis at Clyde & Co in London

Innovation through infrastructure: Lord Adonis in conversation with Paul Jarvis from Clyde & Co on Vimeo.