News 2018


John Laing CEO and Exec Team Win 2018 Broadwalk Services Award
19 December 2018

Brousse and his executive team’s objective was to take advantage of their strong pipeline which grew primarily as a result of the company’s excellent relationships with leading international contractors in a rapidly growing market. These relationships are considerably assisted by Laing’s highly experienced regional managers.

John Laing to develop the 57.6MW Cherry Tree Wind Farm in Victoria
18 December 2018

John Laing, the international originator, active investor and manager of infrastructure projects, has today acquired from Infigen 100% of the 57.6 MW Cherry Tree Wind Farm project in Victoria, Australia and has reached financial close.

John Laing secures first wind energy investment in Tasmania, boosting Asia Pacific region’s growing renewable investments
28 November 2018
Leading international infrastructure investor, John Laing, has today secured a 49.8% investment in the 112MW Granville Harbour Wind Farm in Tasmania, making the most of some of the best wind resources in Australia.
John Laing adds to road infrastructure portfolio and continues support of US traffic congestion reduction targets
20 November 2018

The I-75 Improvement Project (Segment 3) is part of the Michigan Department of Transportation’s wider I-75 Modernization Project adding capacity and relieving traffic congestion for local residents.

Subsidy-free renewables conference
16 November 2018

Experts from all corners of the renewables market came together in a packed room at the St Pancras Renaissance Hotel in London on 6 November for inspiratia’s Subsidy-free Renewables Conference

John Laing Closes 2nd Solar Project in Australia
08 November 2018

 John Laing acquires the 174.9 MWp Finley Solar Farm (NSW) from ESCO Pacific 

John Laing continues renewable energy commitment in USA
09 October 2018

John Laing continues commitment to the USA renewable energy sector by partnering with Cypress Creek Renewables to invest GBP 27m in two utility-scale solar projects in North Carolina.

John Laing strengthens its strategic focus with the recruitment of new Group MD for Strategy & Partnerships
09 October 2018

John Laing Group plc (“John Laing” or “the Group”), the international originator, active investor and manager of infrastructure projects, is delighted to announce the appointment of Salim Bensmail to the role of Group Managing Director for Strategy & Partnerships. He will also join the Group’s Executive Committee. 

John Laing partners with Maoneng to deliver one of Australia's largest solar farms
05 October 2018

John Laing it is investing in Sunraysia Solar Farm, the Company’s first solar project in Australia

John Laing Group successfully launches £210m rights issue
26 March 2018
The Rights Issue enabled the Group to take advantage of a higher proportion of the attractive investment opportunities currently available to the Group and maintain its appeal to international partners.
Sale of 15% shareholding in InterCity Express Programme (IEP) Phase 1 project
13 March 2018

John Laing Group plc (John Laing or the Company), the international originator, active investor and manager of infrastructure projects, announces that, following the receipt of final bids earlier this week, it has agreed to sell its remaining 15% interest in the IEP Phase 1 project to a subsidiary of AXA SA, a worldwide leader in insurance and asset management.