Concessions takes charge of the private development, design, construction, financing, management, operation and maintenance of infrastructures; it is one of the world’s premier infrastructure managers, both in terms of number of projects and turnover. It has accumulated experience of 40 concessions down through its history, since its first PPP project in 1861 (Compañía del Ferrocarril de Medina a Zamora y de Orense a Vigo).
In its different areas of activity of concessions business division, currently has a portfolio of 24 projects including roads and motorways, railways, social infrastructure, irrigation canals and ports.
It has a team of around 850 professionals based in Madrid and regional teams for Latin America, Canada and the USA, Asia-Pacific and Europe. As part of its international strategy, the area of Concessions has a portfolio with projects in Spain, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, Australia and New Zealand.
Since 2000 it has obtained over 30 international awards, the most noteworthy in recent years being for the Sydney Light Rail (“Best Project Finance Deal – Australia & New Zealand 2015” from FinanceAsia, “Asia Pacific PPP Deal of the Year 2015” from Infrastructure Investor and “Asia-Pacific PPP Deal of the Year 2015” from PFI), the Toowoomba Motorway in Australia (Asia-Pacific Road Deal of the Year 2015 from PFI, Asia-Pacific Road Deal of the Year 2015 from IJGlobal and Partnership Gold Award - Best Road Project 2016), and the A-30 Autoroute in Canada (Premio Internacional de Obra Pública Agustín de Betancourt 2015) and the Autovía de la Plata in Spain (Europe & Africa Refinancing Deal of the year 2015 from IJGlobal).
It belongs to the ACCIONA group, a world leader in sustainable infrastructure solutions and renewable energy projects. Its offer covers the entire value chain of design, construction, operation and maintenance.
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