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The new Genoa Bridge (aka San Giorgio) replacing Morandi Bridge
Triggered by the collapse of the Genoa Bridge in August 2018, the nearly three-year saga surrounding the Italian motorway has ended, with Atlantia accepting the CDP-led consortium’s €9.3bn offer.
The winner of our first Innovator of the Year award launched an infratech-focused strategy and used technology to optimise its existing assets' performance.
The asset manager has sold a 51% stake in the asset through the listing, although the share price immediately fell upon opening.
What the future holds for the different parts of the sector in a post-covid world, and how investors will need to adapt to seize opportunities.
India highway
The I Squared-backed company will invest an additional $95m in the assets over the course of the 30-year concession it was awarded.
US highway, Austin, Texas
Even without taking into account the effect of stay-at-home orders on transit operators, the US transport sector is struggling.
gas tax hike
The US state is raising taxes on gasoline and diesel to help pay for infrastructure and is increasing the state’s use of public-private partnerships.
The country aims to attract $180bn from the private sector, which may be challenging due to legal uncertainties in land acquisition and contractual framework.
Turnpike Toll
After lockdowns led to financial duress, S&P Global Ratings’ Trevor d’Olier-Lees and Dhaval Shah see an uncertain road to recovery.

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