Latest Transport News

  • ADB invites interest for Philippines transport PPP

    Asian Development Bank today invited advisers to express interest to conduct a project preparation study for a ferry system PPP in northwestern Luzon

  • Vauban appoints Jeantet to senior rail adviser

    French investment firm Vauban Infrastructure Partners has appointed Patrick Jeantet as its senior adviser for rail

  • CL promotes NA head of real assets to partner

    Campbell Lutyens has promoted Chicago-based Guillermo Marroquin to partner

  • DIF infra fund to buy Spanish vehicle inspections group

    DIF Infrastructure VI has agreed to acquire Grupo Itevelesa, a provider of vehicle inspection services, from funds managed by Hayfin Capital Management

  • Brazil to tender key Paraná waterway

    Brazil will tender a new concession for the enlargement, operation and maintenance of a critical waterway which allows access to the ports of Paranaguá and Antonina

  • Advisers appointed for 7th Brazilian airport round

    The Brazilian ministry of infrastructure has appointed a consortium of advisers to structure the upcoming 7th round of airport concessions

  • AMP Capital to throw hat in the ring for GeelongPort

    AMP Capital is considering making a play for a 50% stake in Victoria’s second largest port – GeelongPort

  • Details emerge on hiring push at Sequoia

    Infrastructure debt specialist Sequoia is making 4 new hires to bolster the firm’s existing platform and support the roll-out of future products

  • Keppel secures $600m for global infra

    Singapore-headquartered Keppel has obtained $600 million in separate managed accounts for global infrastructure projects with long-term utility-like contracted cash flows

  • Bangladesh shortlists PPP adviser

    Shortlisted international firms received RFPs from a nonbank infrastructure financial institution to assist on its corporate strategy and capacity development to foster PPPs in Bangladesh

  • Wall to build sustainable infra team at Lazard AM

    Lazard Asset Management has hired London-based Robert Wall to build a sustainable infrastructure team

  • Tierney joins Blackstone as Bolze retires

    Blackstone has appointed Brian Tierney as a senior managing director and global head of infrastructure portfolio operations and asset management

  • Panamanian airport operator plans bond buyback

    The operator of Panama City’s international airport is planning to buy back $1.44 billion of senior secured notes, to be financed by issuing new bonds

  • São Paulo advances Linha Verde plans

    The state government of São Paulo has selected 2 consortia to develop proposals for the Linha Verde logistics project, following a previous RFP issued in April

  • I Squared acquires Colombian port

    Miami-based investment fund I Squared is to purchase a controlling stake in Sociedad Portuaria Puerto de Barranquilla, operator of the Barranquilla port in Colombia

  • Schroders holds first close for senior debt fund

    Schroders has raised €335 million for the fifth vintage of its senior debt strategy

  • Sequoia appoints VP to investments

    Sequoia has appointed Tim Prussing as vice president on the company’s investments team in London

  • Motts appoints Crack as head of major projects

    Mott MacDonald has today appointed John Crack as global portfolio leader for transport orientated developments and major projects principal

  • ADB eyes much needed Philippines railway

    The Manila-headquartered multilateral development bank is considering funding the 6 contract packages, amounting to about $3.01 billion, of the South Commuter Railway project in the Philippines that has attracted 23 international and local bidders