A team with a long history of working on major international projects around the world, we advise all of the key projects parties including:
- governments and procuring authorities
- sponsors and investors
- debt and equity funders
- other stakeholders.
We know that our clients’ needs vary throughout the lifespan of their projects. We provide focused support at each project stage, including:
- strategy and planning
- procurement and bidding
- contract drafting and negotiation
- project financing
- construction and O&M
- post close day to day matters
- refinancing, variations and disputes
- secondary markets acquisitions and disposals.
We advise in virtually every infrastructure sector including:
- transport: road; rail; airports; and ports
- energy: conventional power, district heating/cooling and renewables (including tidal, geothermal, energy from waste, biomass, anaerobic digestion, solar and wind)
- accommodation: schools, student accommodation, regeneration, housing, healthcare, government accommodation, custodial, blue light.
"They're open and flexible and they have an innovative, tailored approach. They understood the constraints of the project and the client's needs."
Chambers UK 2015
Transport for Cape Town
Advised the City of Cape Town on the establishment of its new transport authority, Transport for Cape Town. Now advising on the development of TCT's integrated transport strategies.
North London Waste Authority
Advising on the North London Heat and Power project, a £450-500m energy recovery facility. Currently advising on the application for a Development Consent Order for this nationally significant project.
Circuit of Wales
Advising the sponsor on this £300m development of an international motor racing circuit and industrial and technology park.
Bucharest Southern Ring Road PPP Project
Advising the Romanian Ministry of Transport on the development of the new Bucharest Southern Ring Road.
Lagos airport PPP
Advised a consortium bidding for the PPP concession to design, build, operate, finance and maintain the new Lekki-Epe International Airport in Lagos, Nigeria.
Interserve and Kajima
Advised the consortium on the UK government’s Priority School Building Programme, the first to use PF2. Achieved financial close of the £122m HLR project for 7 secondary schools.
Crossrail rolling stock project
Advised Hitachi Rail Europe on its bid for the Crossrail rolling stock project.
Green Africa Power LLP
Advising this fund on a series of renewable energy project financings in sub-Sahara Africa.
Iraqi oil refinery project
Acted for the developers of large oil refinery project in Iraq. Included providing corporate structuring advice, drafting of MOU with the Government, Land Lease Agreements, Tolling Agreement and Concession Agreement.
Acting for Equitix and Dutch Infrastructure Fund on secondary market acquisitions.