Last Updated:
28 Oct 2021

Project Finance Primer

Author: Department of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration

This Project Finance Primer is an update to the Innovative Finance Brochure, published by FHWA in 2002 (Publication No. FHWA-AD-02-006). This primer focuses on bonds and credit assistance and incorporates new project nance tech- niques that have become available for transportation proj- ects since the brochure’s publication in 2002, including changes and new programs adopted under SAFETEA-LU. Innovative management of Federal funds and project deliv- ery options are NOT covered in this primer.