Latest Transport News

  • EcoRodovias to sign new highway concession

    Brazilian infrastructure operator EcoRodovias will sign the contract for the new BR-153/414/080 toll road concession next week

  • Goldman Sachs Oz appoints head of infra

    The Australian arm of Goldman Sachs has moved up Nicole Beaven to head of infrastructure for ANZ

  • Adani closes another port-acquisition stage

    Adani Ports completed its acquisition of an additional minority equity interest in a port operator on India’s south-eastern coast worth $840 million

  • NHAI awards road PPP

    National Highways Authority of India has awarded a developer with a more than $125 million road PPP in northwestern India

  • Smith takes on UKIB role

    ING banking veteran Geoffrey Smith is joining the UK Infrastructure Bank as a senior banking adviser, based out of London

  • German motorway PPP reaches FC

    The B247 motorway PPP in Germany has today reached financial close, just 2 months after the project was awarded

  • Ballard Spahr expands infra group

    William Estes has joined Ballard Spahr as an attorney in the firm’s P3/infrastructure group in New York

  • Antin IPO values company at €4.1bn

    Antin Infrastructure Partners has completed its IPO, resulting in an initial 13.2% free float and valuing the company at €4.1 billion

  • Rumo plans new debenture issuance

    Brazilian rail operator Rumo Logística – a subsidiary of Cosan – is planning a R$1.25 billion debenture issuance to fund investments in the Malha Paulista rail concession

  • AfDB to weigh in on Tanzanian road upgrade

    The AfDB has approved a $116 million loan for the government of Tanzania to debt finance the upgrade of a 160km road corridor in the country’s south

  • Medellín light rail project to seek international financing

    The municipal government of Medellín will seek national and international financing for the ‘Metro de la 80’ light rail project, with a view to bringing the project to FC in late 2021 or early 2022

  • PetroCity pitches 1,100km rail project

    Brazilian port operator PetroCity has submitted a proposal for a new privately-funded railway to link the federal district of Brasília with the ports of Espírito Santo

  • Details emerge on WestConnex sale

    Sydney Transport Consortium’s acquisition of NSW Treasury’s 49% stake in WestConnex toll road is slated to close next month, while further details emerge on the financing process

  • ICTSI awaits approval for Philippine port

    Philippines-headquartered International Container Terminals Services is awaiting approval from Philippines Ports Authority (PPA) to develop the Iloilo port project worth up to $173.18 million. IJGlobal speaks to ICTSI

  • CITIC awards bid for Myanmar deep seaport PPP

    A consortium led by China International Trust and Investment Corporation Group has awarded a Chinese consortium a contract to conduct preliminary field investigation works for Kyauk Phyu special economic zone deep seaport project