Gleiss Lutz advises Infraserv Höchst on an investment financing project
Gleiss Lutz advised the industrial estate operator Infraserv GmbH & Co. Höchst KG (Infraserv Höchst) on the legal aspects of an investment financing project.
Infraserv Höchst is using the funds from the investment financing project for, among other things, an investment in the hundreds of millions in the new construction and modernisation of gas turbine plants and, in so doing, is further developing the energy supply infrastructure of the site in a future-oriented manner. In addition, Infraserv Höchst is investing a significant amount in the new construction of a storage facility for hazardous materials, in the general infrastructure for energy and disposal services, grid operation and site services for integrating new customers as well as in environmental protection.
The Infraserv Höchst Group operates the 460-hectare industrial estate Höchst, an industrial and research site for around 90 companies from the fields of pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, basic and specialty chemicals, plant protection and food additives. The company offers individual, modular solutions as well as innovated, integrated bundled solutions all the way to full site operation. With over 2,700 employees and 193 trainees, the corporate group generated turnover of more than one billion euros in 2018.
The following team of Gleiss Lutz lawyers advised Infraserv Höchst in connection with the financing: Dr. Eva Reudelhuber (partner, lead), Dr. Kai Arne Birke (partner), Dr. Thomas Kulzer (counsel), Benedikt Sütter, Alexander Gebhard (all banking and finance, Frankfurt), Dr. Burghardt Hildebrand (partner), Aylin Hoffs (both public law, Düsseldorf).