Latest Transport News

  • DP World acquires Swissterminal stake

    Dubai-based DP World has acquired a 44% stake in Swissterminal for an undisclosed price

  • EXCLUSIVE Negotiations next week for Belgian tram depot PPP

    Negotiations start next week for the Wissenhage tram depot PPP in Belgium

  • TfL launches maintenance tender for London's tunnels

    Transport for London has launched a tender for the maintenance of tunnels and pumping stations in the city

  • Brisa first round bids in

    Two European infrastructure fund managers are among those reported to have made first round bids for Portuguese roads business Brisa

  • CIMIC makes $1.23bn write-down on Middle East contractor

    CIMIC Group is engaged in a competitive sale process to divest its 45% shareholding in troubled Dubai-based BIC Contracting, amidst a "context of accelerated deterioration of local market conditions" for BICC, with the exit from that region to allow CIMIC to focus capital and resources on Australia, New Zealand and the APAC region

  • 15 bidders for Slovenian rail PPP

    Slovenian state-owned company 2TDK has received 29 bids from a total of 15 bidding teams for a railway project being procured as a PPP

  • Costain appoints Ellison as rail director

    UK infrastructure group Costain has promoted Simon Ellison to rail sector director

  • Peru launches PPP portfolio

    Peru’s agency for promotion to investments – ProInversión – has launched a new portfolio of PPP projects, also presenting plans to achieve its short, medium and long-term objectives

  • Bhutan to explore airport upgrade PPP

    Bhutan’s Ministry of Information and Communications is seeking an adviser to examine aviation capacity, assess four existing airports, prepare an aviation strategy and build capacity at the Department of Air Transport of the land-locked country

  • EXCLUSIVE Details emerge on Danish ferry sale

    A ferry operating business in Denmark is up for sale and has attracted the interest of a number of funds

  • MIP registers North American fund V

    Macquarie Infrastructure Partners − the North American division of Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets − has launched its fifth North American fund

  • Asterion closes maiden fund at revised hard cap

    Asterion Industrial Partners has closed its maiden fund at the revised hard cap of €1.1 billion

  • EXCLUSIVE UK manager in market with third fund

    A UK-based manager launched its third vintage at the end of last year

  • Colombian airport closes loan

    The concessionaire of the El Dorado airport in Bogota, Opain has closed on the refinancing of a loan with local bank Bancolombia

  • BlackRock promotes Dale to director

    BlackRock has promoted Lucy Dale to director within its debt unit in London