Infrastructure projects

Infrastructure projects guidance:

The Public Private Partnership (PPP) models are a popular way for governments to involve private investment, expertise and risk in procuring infrastructure, with the...

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This Practice Note considers the Building Schools for the Future government scheme the current Priority School Building Programme. It also looks at the construction...

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A concession is a form of public private partnership (PPP). It is a long term contractual arrangement between a government (or other public sector body) and a private...

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This Practice Note looks at construction and engineering projects in the defence sector. It provides information about the Ministry of Defence’s (MOD) spending and...

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This Practice Note considers the key issues and risks which commonly arise on a major build project for an education provider; covering higher education, further...

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The demand for public infrastructure at a time when public purse strings are tight, coupled with a lack of public sector expertise in delivering complex facilities (such...

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The high level of demand, globally, for public infrastructure at a time when public revenues are restricted and banks are less willing to lend, has lead to new and varied...

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This Practice Note tracks recent developments relating to certain high-profile UK infrastructure and energy projects. Crossrail (the Elizabeth line) Railway between...

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Infrastructure is a broad term encompassing a wide range of facilities from schools, hospitals, roads and railway lines to wind, waste and water projects, oil and gas...

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The parties involved in an infrastructure project will depend upon the nature of the project and how it is procured and financed. Below are typical parties involved in...

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This Practice Note examines the main agreements involved in an infrastructure project. The project documents discussed below will not be relevant to every infrastructure...

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The global demand for public infrastructure, from roads and schools to energy projects, has lead to new and innovative ways of structuring the procurement and funding of...

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The UK nuclear market for construction industry supply chain members is significant. The Nuclear Decommissioning Authority projected spend of £3.3bn for the financial...

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Introduction This Practice Note provides a list of the key documents typically seen on financial completion of an onshore wind farm or large scale ground mounted...

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Introduction This Practice Note provides a list of the key documents typically seen on financial completion of a merchant waste to energy project, with a brief...

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The UK rail network is the oldest in the world with over 1.5 billion people currently using the railways as a means of transport and over 100 million tonnes of freight...

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Role of the National Infrastructure Commission The National Infrastructure Commission (NIC) was set up on an interim basis on 5 October 2015 to 'look at the UK’s future...

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The National Infrastructure Delivery Plan 2016–2021 ('NIDP') was published by the Infrastructure and Projects Authority ('IPA') on 23 March 2016. It outlines details of...

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This Practice Note includes a brief introduction to transport projects and sets out links to useful materials in relation to transport projects available from LexisNexis®...

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Historically, the main treatment route for waste in the UK has been landfill, primarily due to the availability of suitable sites created by past mineral extraction....

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