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24 January 2005

Bunnik, Netherlands, 24 January 2005 – Based on the final guidelines for the calculation of the fines for individual companies in the Dutch civil engineering sector which were released earlier today, BAM has made an estimate of the total amount involved for the Group and will take a provision for this amount.

21 January 2005

Nach 22-monatiger Bauzeit wird heute die neue AWD Arena in Hannover feierlich eröffnet. Drei Monate früher als geplant ist aus dem ehemaligen Niedersachsenstadion die Fußball-WM-taugliche Arena geworden. Eine Arbeitsgemeinschaft der Schwestergesellschaften Wayss & Freytag Ingenieurbau und Wayss & Freytag Schlüsselfertigbau führte das anspruchsvolle Um- und Neubauvorhaben bei laufendem Spielbetrieb aus.

18 January 2005

FCI Constructors is constructing the South Approach and Interchange to the new Interstate 680 Toll Plaza and New Bridge over the Carquinez Strait, located in Martinez, California, USA.

18 January 2005

HBG Construction has been awarded a contract worth in excess of thirty million euros for client Centre Town Securities, for the enabling and completion of an office building with 12,000 m2 of lettable space. The new building, Whitehall Riverside, is located in the centre of Leeds.

18 January 2005

Beneath Monacoplein, right in front of the casino in the Belgian seaside resort of Ostend, CEI and De Meyer are building a three-storey car park for over three hundred cars. It took the sister companies fifty hours to pour the car park’s reinforced underwater concrete floor.

18 January 2005

In October 2003, HBG Properties acquired Wellgate Shopping Centre in Dundee, Scotland, for eighty million euros in order to redevelop it. The 25 year old shopping centre is currently undergoing a complete renovation, carried out by HBG Construction.

18 January 2005

BAM Betontechnieken (the concrete technology specialist operating in the Netherlands) is participating in a consortium that is applying a fire-resistant coating to one of the High-Speed Line tunnels between Amsterdam and Antwerp. The work will be finished by the end of March 2005.

18 January 2005

Wayss & Freytag Ingenieurbau. BAM’s German engineering company, in a consortium with Züblin is building a new bridge to the west of Rheinfelden to connect the German A861 and Swiss N3 motorways. This so-called ‘cantilever span’ bridge is 211 metres long by 24 metres wide.

18 January 2005

Nuttall is writing history in the county of Devon in south-west England. This is where the operating company built the original thirty-kilometre narrow gauge Lynton & Barnstaple Railway around 1895. Almost a hundred years later Nuttall is providing its services free of charge to help restore what has become a significant tourist attraction.

12 January 2005

The office will be built over eight floors with underground car park and roof top plant room. Floors are air conditioned and fully fitted out, offering a large open plan layout. The elevations consist of unitised, storey height glazing units fixed without the aid of external scaffolding. The semi-unitised glazing system without scaffold is at the forefront of fixing techniques.