- Procurement bill raises flexibility concerns12 August 2022Exclusive: Infrastructure industry welcomes efforts to increase flexibility but fears new bill may result in more uncertainty and potential legal challenges
- Santorini island waste PPP tendered12 August 2022The Government for the South Aegean Region of Greece has released a tender for its Island of Thira waste PPP.
- Willmott Dixon appoints new strategy director12 August 2022Contractor Willmott Dixon has appointed its first director of strategic change.
- IFC looks to PPPs for Scaling ReWater11 August 2022The International Finance Corporation (IFC) is looking for a water specialist PPP advisor to help ramp up its Scaling ReWater programme.
- Four in for Jerusalem Blue Line PPP11 August 2022The Israel Ministry of Transportation and Road Safety has received four bids for its flagship Jerusalem Blue Line PPP project
- Advisors sought for Poland highway PPPs11 August 2022The Poland General Directorate for National Roads and Motorways Headquarters is looking for advisors to help on a number of transport projects, including major PPPs
- Consultants sought for Romania transport PPPs10 August 2022The International Finance Corporation (IFC) is looking for legal consultants to help explore potential transport PPP projects in Romania.
- Egypt releases major desal PPP programme RFQ10 August 2022The Egyptian Ministry of Housing, Utilities and Urban Development has released a request for prequalification (RFQ) on its desalination PPP programme.
- Uzbekistan eyes PPP for major highway10 August 2022The Government of Uzbekistan is continuing to explore using a PPP for the Tashkent-Samarkand Road project.
- Uzbekistan enlists advisors for education PPPs9 August 2022The Government of Uzbekistan has enlisted advisors to help prepare a number of education PPPs.
- Macquarie picks up Suez UK9 August 2022Australian investment giant Macquarie has reached an agreement to purchase Suez’s UK waste business from Veolia.
- Workshopping expiry29 June 2022At the UK Partnerships Hub, Knight Frank’s Nigel Badham oversaw a workshop to tease out some of the main issues facing the industry as PFI contracts head towards expiry. Here, we summarise some of the findings.
- Turning the theoretical into the practical23 June 2022Addleshaw Goddard’s Stephanie Townley hosts a wide ranging discussion on expiry as the public and private sectors grapple with challenges and seize the opportunities it creates. Jonathan Davies reports from the roundtable event
- Net Zero at UK Partnerships Hub22 June 2022New innovations and new ways of financing projects will be key to meeting the government’s ambitious plans, but concerns remain over how that will be achieved
- Delivering the agenda21 June 2022The UK’s infrastructure industry has been put at the centre of the government’s biggest missions, but is it possible to hit the targets? Jonathan Davies reports on an A-list panel discussion at the UK Partnerships Hub
- Net Zero at a local level23 June 2022The scale of the challenge and the art of the possible in the built environment. Some reflections from the UK Partnerships Hub boardroom sponsored by Robertson
- Analysis: Don’t expect an Australian revolution21 June 2022A new leader at the helm is unlikely to result in a major shake-up of the Australian PPP market, writes Jonathan Davies