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Foresight: A Global Infrastructure Perspective

Easy to read, short insights into trends and issues facing the infrastructure industry.

Easy to read, short insights into trends and issues facing the infrastructure industry.

Every year billions of dollars of infrastructure investment are being siphoned out of public and private budgets to cover unexplained cost overruns. As an industry, we have become too comfortable with this reality. Far too often, projects are approved for execution without enough due diligence to ensure that cost and schedule estimates are realistic, and that commercial risks are being identified and managed through the project.

Read our latest Foresight article on the root causes of cost over-runs and ways to improve due diligence and preparation.

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The implications of Community Solar

A grassroots revolution is starting to spread through the US utility and energy space.

 
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Emerging Trends in Infrastructure 2016

At KPMG, we continuously track and report on the tides and trends driving the world's infrastructure markets.

 
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Past articles

It’s time to get excited about energy storage

Long viewed as the ‘slow-moving experiment’ of energy wonks and physicists, energy storage has recently exploded into the mainstream.

 
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Brazil’s pragmatic new infrastructure program

With 34 infrastructure concessions and privatization programs, Brazil’s government hopes to attract private investors.

 
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Data and the DoT

Around the world, Departments of Transport and Transportation Agencies are facing unprecedented disruption.

 
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Learnings from UK Crossrail

What have we learned from the governance arrangements for the UK's Crossrail project?

 
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Brexit & UK infrastructure: what next?

With the latest Brexit developments – what is next for UK infrastructure?

 
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Nuclear power: is small really beautiful?

Small modular nuclear reactors (SMRs) could play an important role in generating clean, affordable power.

 
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Visualization: The future of decision-making

Rapid adoption of visualization will revolutionize project management and increase the chances of on-time, on-budget outcomes.

 
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