ACCIONA Concessions is one of the leading companies in the private development of infrastructures worldwide, 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).
ACCIONA Concessions takes charge of the private development, design, construction, financing, management, operation and maintenance of infrastructures, based on a global focus that is fully tuned in to local needs and peculiarities.
At present, it manages a portfolio of 24 concessions distributed around Spain, Canada, Mexico, Australia, New Zealand and Brazil, including roads and motorways, railways, social infrastructure, irrigation canals and ports.
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).
The deal for the first hospital in the history of ACCIONA Concessions was signed in 2005 and since then it has garnered experience amounting to a total of over 4000 hospital beds and over 950,000 m2 of social infrastructure on three continents including healthcare centres and universities.
The experience of ACCIONA Concessions in the execution of road and motorway concessions encompasses over 800 km of road constructed around the world, including countries such as Canada, Chile, Brazil, Spain, Andorra, Australia and New Zealand. These projects include different construction challenges such as important viaducts and tunnels.
ACCIONA Concessions’ experience includes projects with different types of tolls (conventional tolls, free-flow and shadow toll) and different kinds of risk distribution (with availability payment and demand risk).
ACCIONA Concessions has over 150 years’ experience in railway concessions, with 6 projects since its first PPP project in 1861(Compañía del Ferrocarril de Medina a Zamora y de Orense a Vigo). It has managed a total of over 100 km of railway with over 80 million passengers per year.
One of the most noteworthy projects in our portfolio is the Sydney Light Rail, currently in operations and under construction.
This area of activity includes other projects such as the Irrigation Area of the Navarre Canal that covers 26,233 Ha and the Roda de Bará Marina with capacity for 640 berths.