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  • Nomura invests in Singapore-based waste manager

    Singapore-based waste management company Blue Planet Environmental Solutions has raised $25 million from Nomura's loans and principal investments division

  • UPDATE: FC for Bowie University accommodation

    A Balfour Beatty Campus Solutions consortium has reached financial close on a P3 campus student housing project at Bowie State University in Maryland

  • European Commission approves €1.4bn investment package

    The European Commission has approved €1.4 billion in investment in 14 large infrastructure projects in seven member states, with funds from its Cohesion Fund

  • Bangladesh conglomerate signs healthcare PPP

    United Group this week has signed a PPP concession agreement with Bangladesh Railway (BR) to develop a nearly $50 million hospital and medical college in the southeast

  • KKR wins Viridor

    Pennon Group has chosen KKR to take Viridor in an unprecedented move after first-round bid submissions were only due last week

  • University of Kentucky issues RFP

    The University of Kentucky has issued an RFP to construct a laboratory and high-tech multi-tenant building on the university’s coldstream research campus under a DBFOM P3 contract

  • Nebraska releases prison RFI

    The Nebraska Department of Correctional Services has issued an RFI for the design, construct and finance of a state prison facility

  • California delays deadline for university RFQ

    South County Orange County Community College District has pushed the deadline back for its RFQ seeking an adviser to conduct a feasibility study for a mixed-use campus project

  • Healius rejects Partners Group's buyout proposal

    Australian medical centres, pathology and diagnostics company Healius has announced its board unanimously rejected Swiss private equity investor Partners Group's non-binding proposal to buy out the listed company

  • Hannon Armstrong buys into utility P3 contract

    Hannon Armstrong has bought its way on to the winning consortium behind the University of Iowa’s Utility System P3 project

  • EXCLUSIVE Sale of major healthcare business to launch soon

    The sales process for a major European private healthcare business is expected to launch in a month or so according to sources

  • Saudi Arabia launches Alansar Hospital PPP

    Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Health has invited expressions of interest in the Alansar Hospital PPP project, to be located in Al-Madinah – a 244-bed facility with an expanded service for pilgrims

  • CDPQ acquires Plenary Americas

    Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec has acquired Plenary Americas, to refocus its efforts on the Australian market

  • UK Budget – blah, blah, blah

    Recently-appointed UK Chancellor Rishi Sunak today announced his 2020 Budget that he hopes will “get Britain building”, a curious ambition given that most of the nation’s construction companies are on their knees

  • FC for University of Iowa Utility System P3

    Meridiam and Engie have reached financial close on the 50-year P3 contract for the University of Iowa’s utility system