Harbour City Solutions General Partnership and the City of Hamilton enters into an Agreement to operate Biosolids Management Facility – a P3 Project 

 

March 2017

On March 28, 2017, Harbour City Solutions General Partnership (“Project Co”) and the City of Hamilton entered into a project agreement to design, build, finance, maintain and operate a biosolids management facility for the City of Hamilton.  

The $106-million biosolids management facility will use a thermal drying process to transform biomass into fertilizer and fuel. Construction for the project will be financed by way of a short-term facility provided by Federation des caisses Desjardins du Quebec and a long-term facility provided The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company.

McMillan LLP acted as counsel to Project Co in the commercial and financial close. The McMillan team was led by Ahsan Mirza and Julie Han and included Michelle Boodhoo, Tayleigh Armstrong, Shahen Mirakian, Paula Bokser and Nicole Rozario.