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News 2009


Regenter consortium announced preferred bidder for Lambeth Housing PFI
16 December 2009
The London Borough of Lambeth has today announced the Regenter Myatts Field North Consortium, comprising Regenter, Higgins Construction, Equipe Regeneration, Pinnacle PSG and Scottish and Southern Energy, as preferred bidder for the Lambeth Myatts Field North Housing PFI project. The total value of the project is £150 million.
Financial Close for Surrey Street Lighting
30 November 2009
Skanska and John Laing today announce that their 50/50 Skanska Laing Consortium has achieved Financial Close on the Surrey Street Lighting PFI scheme. This follows the Consortium’s appointment as Preferred Bidder in July this year.
Preferred Bidder for Inspiral Consortium for Gateways to Oldham Project
16 November 2009
Oldham Council has confirmed the Inspiral consortium as Preferred Bidder for its £130 million Gateways to Oldham housing and regeneration project. Inspiral comprises Regenter, Great Places Housing Group and Rok.
NEFRA Project reaches Financial Close
09 July 2009
John Laing and Shepherd Construction have today reached financial close on the North East Fire and Rescue Authorities (NEFRA) collaborative PFI project.
Skanska/John Laing announced Preferred Bidder for Surrey Street Lighting
09 July 2009
Skanska and John Laing under a 50/50 consortium, today announce they have been appointed Preferred Bidder for the £74 million Surrey Street Lighting PFI scheme. For Skanska, this contract marks the entrance to a new PFI market in the UK, while John Laing has existing contracts with Walsall, Wakefield and Manchester.
Financial close reached on Barnsley BSF Project
09 July 2009
Work has started on the first phase of an ambitious £1billion plus scheme which will transform secondary and special education in Barnsley. Barnsley’s Building Schools for the Future (BSF) programme has reached financial close for the first phase of the programme forming a Local Education Business Partnership with its private sector partner Barnsley Partnership for Learning (BP4L), a joint venture between Laing O’Rourke and John Laing.
John Laing achieves prestigious CommunityMark Award
23 June 2009
Business in the Community has today announced that it has awarded John Laing its CommunityMark, recognising the Company’s outstanding contribution to local communities where it operates.
Greater Manchester’s £640m recycling deal signed
08 April 2009
Greater Manchester Waste Disposal Authority (GMWDA) today announced that it has signed a 25 year Private Finance Initiative waste and recycling contract with Viridor Laing (Greater Manchester) Limited. Today's deal will trigger a £640 million construction programme, creating a network of state-of-the-art recycling facilities over the next 5 years.
Agility Trains announced as Preferrerd Bidder for IEP
12 February 2009
The British-led Agility Trains consortium, comprising John Laing, Hitachi and Barclays Private Equity was today announced as the preferred bidder for the UK Department for Transport’s Intercity Express Programme (IEP).
John Laing announced Preferred Bidder for NH3 India Project
26 January 2009
ohn Laing, in a consortium with HCC, a construction and infrastructure development company and Sadbhav Engineering Ltd has been announced as preferred bidder by National Highway Authority of India (NHAI) to construct the 96.5 km six-lane highway from Maharashtra-Madhya Pradesh Border to Dhule.