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Illinois city to privatise water systems

The City of O’Fallon, in the state of Illinois is seeking a private sector partner for the lease or sale of its water and wastewater systems

Myanmar's YCDC signs with JICA on Yangon water

Myanmar's YCDC has signed a Y563 million loan agreement with JICA for the Y23 billion Greater Yangon Water Supply Improvement project

Hyflux favourite for Oman’s Qurayyat IWP

Hyflux has entered the lowest bid for the Qurayyat independent water project in Oman and looks favourite to win the award, according to a source close to the deal

Vancouver district seeks advisers for wastewater project

The Greater Vancouver Sewerage and Drainage District has issued a request for proposals (RFP) seeking financial and commercial advisory services for the Lions Gate Secondary wastewater treatment plant

Chile MOP submits tender for Punilla reservoir

The Chilean Ministry of Public Works (MOP) has submitted tender documents for the $387 million La Punilla reservoir project in Chile's Bío Bío region to the general comptroller

Brazilian sponsors close on $1bn São Lourenço water supply system

Brazilian sponsors Camargo Correa and Andrade Gutierrez have reached financial close on a $908 million debt-financing for the São Lourenço water supply system PPP in the São Paulo metropolitan region, IJGlobal has learnt

Sole bidder delays Indonesia's Lampung Water PPP

The one remaining bidder for the roughly $100 million Bandar Lampung PPP in Indonesia has still yet to submit its proposal for the project

Studies underway for Colombian irrigation PPP

Studies are underway for a multipurpose irrigation and power generation PPP project located in the Colombian district of Ranchería, IJGlobal has learnt

Advance SCT and Meike to form Chinese waste JV

Advance SCT has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with advisory firm Meike to form a joint venture to acquire and operate Chinese waste and waste water treatment plants

Singapore's Keppel and City Spring to merge

Temasek’s City Spring Infrastructure Trust and Keppel Infrastructure will merge to form Singapore’s biggest infrastructure-focued business trust

ADB signs loan agreement for Chinese wastewater

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has signed a $100 million dual currency loan with Sound Global for the development of rural wastewater treatment projects in China

IFM and Veolia extend offtake for Wyuna Water

IFM and Veolia have signed an indicative term sheet with Australia’s Sydney Water Corporation to extend the WFA for Wyuna Water by a further 15 years

RFQ nears for South Miami Heights water PPP

The Miami-Dade County Water and Sewer Department (WASD) in Florida will release a draft request for qualifications (RFQ) for its $150 million water project at the end of November, IJGlobal has learnt

Qatar to fund Moroccan water project

The government of Qatar has extended a Dh23.5 million grant to Moroccan state utility ONEE for the development of a water supply project in the province of Guelmim