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ProjectDiabolo rail project and via Zaventem: the first Belgian PPP road project.
Award LevelCommended
Originality4
Creativity6
Impact2
Total12
The lawyers' innovationThe firm was particularly creative with these two linked projects. Although there was only one contractor, the firm had to devise the financing of the two projects through two separate single purpose vehicles.

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ProjectOstregion A5 motorway, Austria: the first PPP road project in German-speaking countries.
Award LevelCommended
Originality4
Creativity7
Impact3
Total14
The lawyers' innovationThe firm was commended for its leadership and ability to forsee problems in what was a turbulent deal. They managed to bring divergent interests of the consortium together and were instrumental in helping their clients win and defend the bid. They were also effective in convincing the public sector to pursue the project.