Infrastructure Investments

Infrastructure Investments

Our Infrastructure Investments business has a proven track record of developing and financing projects over the last 18 years.

Balfour Beatty Investments has a diverse portfolio of markets and geographies. We raise and structure finance to help customers achieve their goals. We also invest directly in infrastructure assets, particularly where there are opportunities to manage the project upon completion and enhance operational efficiency.

Our portfolio comprises of 70% Public-Private Partnership (PPP) projects and 30% non-PPP schemes. Although primarily a long-term investor, we also intend to build a growing portfolio of projects as a developer.

What we do

  • Operate a UK portfolio of concessions, mainly in education, health, roads/street lighting, offshore transmission, renewables and student accommodation
  • Operate a Canadian portfolio of healthcare concessions and we have recently established a presence in data centres

Key highlights

  • Strong financial performance including £65 million in disposal gains
  • The portfolio remains substantial and diverse with a Directors’ Valuation of £1.22 billion for 2016
  • Underlying profit from operations at £89 million

Business units

Balfour Beatty Investments

Balfour Beatty Investments is a global infrastructure investor operating in the UK, US, Canada, Australia and South East-Asia.

Our portfolio currently comprises 69 projects, with a Directors’ Valuation of £1,220 million (as of March 2016).

The portfolio is made up of 70% PPP projects and 30% non-PPP, demonstrating how the business has successfully evolved in recent years. Primary markets are student accommodation, healthcare, education, military family housing, power generation and transmission, waste and highways.

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Balfour Beatty Communities

Balfour Beatty Communities is a diversified real estate services company in the United States.

We deliver acquisition, management and renovation services in the multifamily, student and military housing sectors.

A leader in the industry for more than 20 years, Balfour Beatty Communities’ residential portfolio currently consists of more than 50,000 units and $6 billion in real estate assets under management. 

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Balfour Beatty Campus Solutions

Balfour Beatty Campus Solutions partners with educational institutions to turn campus capital plans into a reality.

We finance, design, build, maintain and operate student accommodation and other campus facilities through Public-Private Partnerships.

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Plant & Fleet Services

Complete plant expertise

Balfour Beatty's plant team sources and manages all items of plant - from everyday tools to specialist overhead line equipment. We offer in-house management of strategic equipment. We also have developed long-term, exclusive partnerships with specialist plant suppliers, responsible for the supply of standard plant items and tools.


Safe and efficient fleet services

We offer great choice, value and service, fully supported by a specialist team. Our car list is designed with sustainability in mind, including the latest makes and models, with all drivers supported right through the process - from selecting a new car to maintaining it on the road.

Our driver risk-management team supports the safe and efficient operation of fleet services. We combine cutting-edge systems with risk profiling, training and individual engagement. Our services are designed to encourage self-improvement and motivation.


Logistics management

The Plant & Fleet Services team stores, tracks and issues essential equipment for utilities and construction contracts.

Innovative techniques, such as radio frequency identification, enable us to track stock levels and movements. This reduces waste and enables informed purchasing decisions. We have clear visibility of all stock items to ensure our teams are supported with the right equipment where and when they need it.