Latest Transport News

  • Secondaries fund bags Asian LP

    An Asian-headquartered institutional investor has agreed to allocate capital to an infrastructure secondaries fund

  • China transport to issue bond

    A subsidiary of Zhejiang Communications Investment Group next week intends to list its $470 million bonds due 2026 in Hong Kong

  • IJGlobal ESG Awards – deadline extended

    Due to popular demand – and possibly people getting their heads around a whole new set of criteria – we are extending the deadline for submissions to the inaugural IJGlobal ESG Awards

  • Hydrogen aviation pilot launches in Hamburg

    A research project has been launched in Hamburg, Germany, to test the use of liquid hydrogen in the aviation sector

  • HSF appoints new LatAm lead

    Herbert Smith Freehills has appointed Edward Dougherty as co-head of its Latin America practice

  • PB for Georgia highway P3 due

    The Georgia Department for Transportation is due to announce its preferred bidder in August for the SR 400 Express Lanes P3 project in Georgia, following the submission of final RFPs in May

  • Tender launched for 8 Saudi multipurpose terminals

    Saudi Ports Authority has invited expressions of interest for the development of 8 multipurpose terminal concessions – titled the Mawani Priority Concessions

  • More bidders consider run at Sydney Airport

    More investors are understood to be mulling over whether to submit bids to acquire Sydney Airport following an unsolicited offer of A$22 billion earlier in the week

  • Climate Finance Partnership raises $250m

    The Climate Finance Partnership, a government-backed and BlackRock-managed blended finance vehicle focused on emerging markets infrastructure, has held a first close

  • BCIE opens first office in Asia

    This week Banco Centroamericano de Integración Económica, or Central American Bank for Economic Integration, started operations in Taiwan

  • M&A and PF hire for Latham

    Ravi Purohit has joined Latham & Watkins as a partner in the corporate department and global vice chair of the firm’s energy & infrastructure industry group

  • BBGI snaps up UK projects from Balfour Beatty

    BBGI is buying stakes in 3 UK PPP projects from Balfour Beatty following an auction process

  • Deutsche Bank signs social loans in Ghana

    The government of Ghana has signed 2 social loans with Deutsche Bank worth €203 million for 4 healthcare and 2 transportation projects in the West African state

  • Antin forms new IR team

    Antin has a new investor relations team with 3 new hires, reporting in to Matt Nelson, who joined the investment firm in May 2020 as head of North American IR

  • Stocche Forbes makes infra hire

    Stocche Forbes Advogados has made a new hire in its infrastructure project development practice

  • Spanish EPC contractor rebrands as OHLA

    Spanish infrastructure firm and engineering, procurement and construction contractor Obrascón Huarte Lain (OHL) has rebranded as OHLA as it commemorates its 110th anniversary after a long path of restructurings

  • Infra secondaries fund reaches €450m mark

    Stafford Capital Partners has hit a third close for its latest infrastructure secondaries fund after raising €450 million

  • State Super to review options for GeelongPort

    State Super, which owns a 50% stake in GeelongPort in Victoria, has begun the process of reviewing its ownership options after fellow stakeholder Brookfield put its share up for sale

  • Sydney Light Rail PPP financed with green loan

    The Sydney Light Rail PPP has secured a green loan to finance its delivery – the first of its kind for a PPP project in New South Wales