Castalia’s experience in infrastructure markets helps investors identify good deals, make the right investment decisions and manage regulatory and government risks. Castalia has provided advisory services for transactions totaling more than US$70 billion across the energy, water, and transport sectors. To view a detailed explanation of our service offering and list of projects accomplished, as well as our value proposition, click here. A selection of our transaction support for infrastructure development porjects is listed below:  
  • Sydney Desalination Plant US$2.4 billion Privatization, Australia
    Regulatory advisor to Hastings Fund Management (HFM) and the Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan (OTPP), the successful bidder for the Sydney Desalination Plant
  • Ninh Binh-Bai Vot US$2.6 billion Expressway Concession, Vietnam
    Financial advisor to the Ministry of Transport on the design of a Build-Operate-Transfer (BOT) transaction for a 220km greenfield expressway
  • Lahore Metro Rail US$2 billion Concession, Pakistan
    Strategic advisor to the Asian Development Bank (ADB) on the feasibility of a concession contract to develop a greenfield metro system for Lahore 
  • Development of US$617 million Ruzizi III Hydropower Plant, Africa
    Financial advisor on a consortium engaged by Energie des Grand Lacs (EGL) to structure and procure a 147MW hydropower plant
  • Development of US$585 million Power Plant Tender, Jamaica
    Transaction advisor to Armorview Holdings in bid to develop a 360MW power plant under contract with the Jamaica Office of Utilities Regulation (OUR)
  • Aquisition of US$900 million Masinloc Power Plant, Philippines
    Market advisor to AES for the successful aquisition of the Masinloc 600MW coal-fired plant from the Power Sector Assets and Liabilities Management Company (PSALM) 
  • Development of US$45 million Salto Y-Y Power Plant, Nicaragua
    Market and financial advisor to sponsor of a 25MW hydropower plant in Nicaragua. Work included advise on capital raising    
  • US$800 million Merger between Port of Otago and Lyttleton Port Company, New Zealand
    Economic advisor to legal counsel for merger between Port of Otago and the stock-exchange listed Port of Lyttleton
  • US$10 million Contract Preparation for Water Sector, Guatemala
    Technical and operations advisor to Guatemala water sector ministry, Instituto de Fomento Municipal (INFOM). Drafted contract to help INFOM evaluate and select firm to execute investments in water sector.