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There are a mix of infrastructure funds, buy-out funds, and growth investors backing the water sector. Who are the main players?
The private equity-backed water utility has pruned its holdings and simplified its structure to deliver greater value to its 400,000 customers. What makes it different to its peers??
Private equity giant Clayton, Dubilier & Rice has agreed to buy HD Supply’s water products distribution business for $2.5 billion, equivalent to around 10 times projected 2017 EBITDA. CD&R previously owned the business before floating it on the stock exchange in 2013.
Pure Technologies partners with Xylem to target smart water in emerging markets Vol 18, Issue 5 (May 2017)
Both firms are responding to an increasing focus on water loss and asset management in emerging markets. Will their latest collaboration lay the groundwork for a more formal relationship in future?
A clutch of wastewater and biosolids projects reached financial close this month, restoring faith in the concept of the PPP procurement model for water infrastructure in Canada. What are the dynamics at play?
An aggressive operating budget and the monetisation of dry solids were not the only factors behind the winning bid.
The complexities of a new secondary wastewater treatment plant in Metro Vancouver required private sector intervention at every level of the planning process. The municipality will only have a year to get up to speed before taking over operational responsibility.
Since ramping up its business development effort three years ago, the Spanish contractor has built a solid reference base in North America. Where can it go from here?
The deal will see the Canadian engineering firm return to the US municipal water sector after the dissolution of the Hatch Mott MacDonald joint venture stripped it of its muni interests south of the border.
RWL Water has completed its acquisition of Brazilian water and wastewater treatment company Acquavit.