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Recent News Releases

New Brunswick Projects 2020-2021 Budget Surplus; Reduces Taxes on Gas and Rental Properties

Posted on 3/10/2020
New Brunswick Finance Minister Ernie Steeves tabled a $10.2-billion budget focused on lowering the province’s debt, while addressing priority areas such as health care and education

Quebec Budget Goes Green, Invests $15.8B in Transit

Posted on 3/10/2020
Québec Finance Minister Eric Girard tabled a green-focused budget today, investing billions to make the province an environmental leader, including $15.8 billion for public transit projects.

Alberta Budget Invests $19.3 Billion in Capital Projects Over Next Three Years with Emphasis on P3s

Posted on 2/28/2020
The Alberta government will invest $19.3 billion in infrastructure over the next three years, Finance Minister Travis Toews announced Thursday as he tabled the province’s $56.8-billion 2020 budget.

Nova Scotia Projects Budget Surplus; Notes Infrastructure Investments will Raise Net Debt

Posted on 2/26/2020
Nova Scotia is projecting a surplus of $55 million in the fiscal year ahead, while making commitments to spend an estimated $1.04 billion in revitalizing the province’s infrastructure, as well as tens of millions in new funding on social programs to

Balanced B.C. Budget Invests $22.9 Billion in Infrastructure

Posted on 2/18/2020
The British Columbia government will invest $22.9 billion over the next three years into its taxpayer-supported capital spending plans — the highest level in the province’s history — for new and upgraded hospitals and health facilities, highway and t

CCPPP Congratulates Catherine McKenna as Canada’s Minister of Infrastructure and Communities

Posted on 11/21/2019
CCPPP Congratulates Catherine McKenna on new role as Canada's Minister of Infrastructure and Communities

Leading Canadian and Global Infrastructure Experts to Gather in Toronto for P3 2019

Posted on 11/16/2019
Delivering Major Transit Projects, Future-Proofing infrastructure in a Time of Climate Change and Tackling the Talent and Skilled Trades Shortage among issues to be discussed

Former Plenary Concessions CEO Mike Marasco Named 2019 Champion by CCPPP

Posted on 11/13/2019
Mike Marasco, a trailblazer in the field of infrastructure P3s, has been named the recipient of the 2019 Champion Award by The Canadian Council for Public-Private Partnerships.

Ontario 2019 Fall Economic Update Reaffirms $144-Billion in Infrastructure Spending

Posted on 11/8/2019
Ontario reaffirmed its commitment to invest $144 billion on infrastructure over the next decade in its 2019 fall economic outlook and fiscal review

City of Calgary’s Stoney CNG Bus Storage and Transit Facility Wins Silver

Posted on 11/4/2019
North America’s largest indoor compressed natural gas bus fueling complex has won silver in this year’s National Awards for Innovation and Excellence in P3s.

Recent Research

67% of Canadians Are Supportive of Public-Private Partnerships

Two out of three Canadians surveyed by Nanos Research support governments using public-private partnerships (P3s) to build infrastructure across the country. Sixty-seven per cent told the pollster they would support or somewhat support the use of P3 to design, build, finance, maintain, and in some cases, operate these new public facilities.


Creating An Effective Canadian Infrastructure Bank

This report commissioned by the Residential and Civil Construction Alliance of Ontario (RCCAO) provides an important starting point for discussions on establishing a Canadian Infrastructure Bank. It analyzes potential structures and outlines the benefits that a federal infrastructure bank could provide.


Report: P3 Approach Superior to Traditional Procurement

A report by the Lawrence National Centre for Policy and Management compared the P3 approach to traditional procurement and found the P3 approach to be "generally superior" because it "brings to bear specialized expertise, due diligence and accountability mechanisms that are not possible to replicate in the political environment in which public sector managers work.


Opinion Research Finds Canadians' Support P3s

CCPPP released two summary reports of public opinion research completed in 2015 by Nanos Research. Focus group research conducted in seven cities reinforced that Canadians understand and are supportive of P3 projects. Across all sectors and all cities, there was support for P3s and when probed about specific projects in their communities, support was almost universal.


What the world can learn from Canada's P3 record

Report: What the World Can Learn from Canada's P3 Record

A white paper released today by Service Works Global (SWG) in collaboration with CCPPP identifies the key factors that have made Canada a global leader in public-private partnerships, including: a stable pipeline; efficient procurement; a diverse market for project finance; and a supportive political environment.


What the world can learn from Canada's P3 record

News Release - Public-Private Partnerships Generate Over $51 Billion for Canadian Economy

Public-private partnerships (P3s) are major contributors to Canada’s economy, generating $51.2 billion in direct economic output and 290,680 direct full-time equivalent jobs between 2003 and 2012. With the public sector facing aging infrastructure, population growth and budget constraints, P3s are bringing together the expertise of both the private and public sector to expand the number and scale of infrastructure investments for public benefit.

Videos

P3 2019 Keynote by Ontario Premier Doug Ford and Infrastructure Minister Laurie Scott

Tackling the Shortage in Skilled Trades

Delivering Ontario's $28.5-Billion Transit Plan

Infrastructure Ontario 2019 Market Update

Vidéos

Justin Trudeau à la conférence de 2014

En novembre 2014, le chef du parti libéral Justin Trudeau a fait part de ses réflexions à nos délégués de la conférence de 2014 sur les P3 concernant les besoins en infrastructure du Canada.

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