Qtectic is the trading identity for the NGR Project Company Pty Ltd established in January 2014 to deliver the New Generation Rollingstock (NGR) Project by a consortium of Bombardier Transportation, John Laing, ITOCHU and Aberdeen Asset Management.
The NGR Project is the largest single public transport investment in the history of the Queensland Government, with Qtectic contracted to design, build, finance and maintain 75 new passenger trains, and the design and construction of a new purpose built maintenance facility at Wulkuraka Queensland, all delivered within a Public Private Partnership contract valued at about $4.4 billion.
OUR EQUITY PARTNERS
Each equity member of Qtectic is a global leader in their respective fields.
John Laing is an originator, active investor and manager of international infrastructure projects. Our business is focused on major transport, social and environmental infrastructure projects awarded under governmental public-private partnership (PPP) programmes, and renewable energy projects, across a range of international markets including Asia Pacific, UK, Europe and North America. We are one of the world’s most trusted brands in the field of infrastructure thanks to our expertise and credentials, with more than 100 projects in the last 30 years. On 17 February 2015, shares in John Laing were admitted to listing on the London Stock Exchange. laing.com
ITOCHU is one of the leading general trading companies in Japan and has businesses all over the world.
Some 50 years ago, ITOCHU started its trading business in Australia by buying and exporting wool, followed by trading in primary and natural commodities such as iron ore and coal, grains, wood chips and foodstuffs, as well as materials such as chemical products. While this traditional style of trading will always remain as one of the cornerstones of ITOCHU’s business, this role has expanded over the years to meet the fast changing international environment.
Other functions now include financing, direct and indirect investments, marketing, shipping and warehousing across various industries including transportation, water and environmental services. itochu.co.jp/en/
Aberdeen Asset Management:
Aberdeen Standards Investments is a brand of the investment businesses of Aberdeen Asset Management and Standard Life Investments, offering a comprehensive range of investment capabilities as well as the highest levels of service.
As a leading global asset manager dedicated to creating a long-term value for clients, we manage worldwide assets worth £583 billion* on behalf of clients in 80 countries. In managing these assets, we employ over 1,000 investment professionals and provide client support from 50 client relationship offices globally.
Aberdeen Infrastructure Funds is an infrastructure fund manager, which is part of Aberdeen Asset Management. It manages $3.0 billion of commitments, having invested in over 140 private-public partnerships (PPPs) globally over it’s 15 year history.
*Standard Life figures as at 30 June 2017, Aberdeen Asset Management figures as at 31 March 2017, all other data as at 30 June 2017.
Bombardier Transportation is a global leader in rail technology, offers the broadest portfolio in the rail industry and delivers innovative products and services that set new standards in sustainable mobility. With over 100,000 rail vehicles in operation globally, Bombardier possesses a well-proven expertise in the execution of rail Public Private Partnerships (PPPs). Bombardier has a long history of delivering rail solutions all across Australia including Queensland where, with our partners we have delivered the entire Queensland Rail city train fleet and the recent Gold Coast Rapid Transit project.