Background informationProject Created: July 27, 2009
Manchester Waste Treatment/Disposal Project
Year in Operation:
Water & Waste
The project consists of waste reception, treatment, and disposal facilities which will process up to 1,500,000 tons of solid waste per year. The project will provide waste managemetn for almost one million households, radically reducing the amount of waste sent to landfills.
Delivery Method as described in the country where it's located:
Public Private Partnership
Is the project still active:
United Kingdom of Great Britain & Northern Ireland
Souces of Project Support (Non-monetary)
Access to Land: The land is owned by the local government of Greater Manchester under the Greater Manchester Waste Disposal Authority and the Crown government.
Revenue Stream (Cash Flow) Protected Through Long Term Commitment(s) of Public Sponsor(s): The private sector entity will operate and maintain the facilities for a concession period of 25 years.
Souces of Project Support (Monetary)
From Public (Government) Sources to Producers: The project is financed by the Crown government.
Project Delivery & Finance Method
All Public Finance. Public Sponsor contracts for initial design, and separately contracts for initial construction. Public Owner operates and maintains the resulting facility.
Is there an independant checking engineer? Yes
Project Finance Method: All or Partially By Public Sponsor
Qualifications Based Selection
Request for Qualifications
Request for Proposals
Invitation for Bids
Term for Key Components & Forms of Contract
Combined Term: Initial Design, Construction, O&M Period