Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT)
The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) is the official government arm responsible for the construction and maintenance of the state’s highways. TxDOT’s workforce includes engineers, financial experts, architects, accountants, designers, maintenance workers, and many other professions. All of TxDOT’s workforce collaborates to deliver a safe, reliable, and integrated transportation system that enables the most efficient movement of people and goods. For more information, visit txdot.gov.
InfraRed Capital Partners
InfraRed Capital Partners has been investing and managing international real estate for 25 years, and participating in global infrastructure investments for the past 18 years. The company manages more than US $9 billion of equity capital in multiple private and listed funds, primarily for institutional investors across the globe. InfraRed’s past work is a record of their achievements, and establishes them as one of the world’s leading investment managers in the field. To learn more, visit ircp.com.
Northleaf Capital Partners is a leading independent global private equity and infrastructure manager, which manages more than $7 billion in commitments on behalf of public, corporate and multi-employer pension plans, university endowments, foundations, financial institutions, and family offices. Northleaf is committed to building long-term relationships with partners and colleagues based on trust, openness, respect and the highest standards of integrity and professionalism. To learn more, visit northleafcapital.com.
Blueridge Transportation Group, LLC (BTG)
Blueridge Transportation Group (BTG) was formed with the singular purpose of exceeding TxDOT’s goals and expectations in the delivery of the design, build, finance, operation and maintenance of the SH 288 project. BTG is a preeminent group of worldwide and local companies with proven performance delivering large-scale P3 transportation projects. As a result of integrated efforts, BTG is delivering an innovative technical solution that will result in significant future cost savings.
Almeda Genoa Constructors
The ACS Group has earned worldwide renown for their work in the construction industry. ACS Group is committed to providing development in key sectors of the economy, such as infrastructure and energy, for the countries in which they work. The success of the Spanish-based group is due to efficient organization and dynamic entrepreneurial management. This is implemented through the successive processes of mergers, takeovers, and strategic plans, all with the aim of providing the best client satisfaction and maximizing profitability for ACS shareholders. To learn more, visit grupoacs.com.
Dragados USA, Inc
Dragados USA is one of the largest contractors in the world. To date, the company has built over 6,780 miles of highways and roads; 1,500 bridges over 932 miles; 840 miles of tunnels; 250 dams; over 1,240 miles of rail; high-speed transit; mass transit; over 10.7 million SF of airport terminals and facilities; and 65 P3 transportation projects worldwide. The company earned the #1 ranking for International Contractors by ENR in 2013. To learn more, visit dragados-usa.com.
Shikun & Binui America, Inc.
Shikun & Binui, a member of the Arison group, is the leading infrastructure and real estate group in Israel. The group’s companies execute mega-projects in Israel and other parts of the world. Shikun & Binui America (SBA) is the construction arm of the Shikun & Binui Group in North and South America. SBA has been involved with the building of complex infrastructure projects and specializes in Private/Public Partnership (PPP) and Design-Build projects, in which the contractor is responsible for the management of mega-projects, including aspects of planning, permitting, financing, building, operating and maintaining assets.
Pulice Construction, Inc
Pulice Construction is an Arizona-based heavy highway contractor, with experience stretching back to 1956. The company is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Dragados USA, and a member of ACS Group—one of the world’s largest heavy civil contractors. Pulice has constructed over 200 miles of new freeway lanes under 10 different contracts over the past six years. They have also earned 11 partnering awards: four Marvin Black Excellence in Partnering awards, and six Arizona Transportation Partnering Excellence Awards. For more information, visit pulice.com.
Established as KBR and since incorporated into Stantec, this company has been Houston-based since its inception in 1919. With over 40 years’ experience working in conjunction with TxDOT, Stantec boasts extensive local knowledge of Houston toll roads. Among Stantec’s resume is the design of complex freeway reconstruction projects for I 10, I 45, Loop 610, US 290 and US 59. Stantec was the 10th ranked transportation design firm by Engineering News Record in 2014. For more information, visit stantec.com.
Established in 1987, Clal Group is a part of the IDB Group, one of Israel’s largest and most influential conglomerates. Clal Insurance Enterprises Holdings holds an A rating from Standard & Poor’s Maalot. The group owns insurance agencies, pension funds, provident funds and study funds. The group employs 4,200 people and collaborates with 1,800 insurance agents. These activities position Clal as one of Israel’s leading insurance, pension, and financial services groups. To learn more, visit clalbit.co.il.
Star America Infrastructure Partners is an independent US-headquarted developer and manager of greenfield infrastructure assets in North America, backed by US pension funds and insurance companies. Over the past 15 years, Star America’s team members have had experience financing, underwriting, and managing over 45 infrastructure projects valued at over $60 billion. Star America’s mission is to become the preferred partner of states and public agencies in rebuilding America’s infrastructure. To learn more, visit starinfrapartners.com.