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27 February 2009

(Press release of Royal BAM Group nv and Zuidwending VOF:) Bunnik, The Netherlands, 27 February 2009 – BAM has won the contract to build gas installations for the first underground natural gas storage facility in salt caverns in the Netherlands. The project will be implemented near the village of Zuidwending (Veendam municipality) in Groningen province. The natural gas storage facility will be built, operated and maintained on behalf of Gasunie and Nuon by the dedicated joint venture Zuidwending VOF. The contract value amounts to approximately EUR 90 million. Work will start this month and the project is scheduled for completion at the end of 2010.

25 February 2009

Bunnik / Breukelen, The Netherlands, 25 February 2009 - Royal BAM Group is to fund basic and applied research on sustainable innovation and development at Nyenrode Business Universiteit. BAM will thus become a leading sponsor of the university's Center for Sustainability (CfS). The sponsorship agreement will be used in part to finance the new BAM Chair in Sustainability, Strategy and Innovation, which will be occupied by professor Gerard Keijzers. Professor Keijzers will be assisted by two research staff.

20 February 2009

York / Colindale, London, 20 February 2009 – The University of York has appointed BAM Construction to deliver a £66 million development of new buildings, which will be the centrepiece of the first phase of the University’s expanded campus at Heslington East. The buildings will provide accommodation for four departments – the Department of Theatre, Film & Television, the Department of Computer Science, The York Law School and The York Management School.

18 February 2009

Bunnik, The Netherlands, 18 February 2009 - BAM International bv - the operating company of Royal BAM Group nv, active outside Europe - has won two contracts in Tanzania with a combined contract value of more than € 55 million.

18 February 2009

Frankfurt, 18 Februar 2009 - Der Anschlag zum Bau des Tunnels Staffelter Berg im Großherzogtum Luxembourg ist im Rahmen einer Feierstunde erfolgt. Eine Arbeitsgemeinschaft unter Führung der Wayss & Freytag Ingenieurbau AG, Bereich Süd hat den Auftrag zum Bau des Tunnels Staffelter Berg erhalten. Bauminister Claude Wiseler persönlich nahm den feierlichen den Akt vor. Rund 150 geladene Gäste waren erschienen, um bei dem symbolischen Baubeginn eines der größten Bauprojekte in Luxembourg dabei zu sein.

16 February 2009

Bunnik, The Netherlands, 16 February 2009 - Betonac and Galère, operating companies of Royal BAM Group, have won a contract for a railway extension project south-east of Brussels. Client is the Belgian rail network manager Infrabel. The contract value amounts to approximately €80 million. Work will start in spring 2009 and is expected to be completed by mid 2012.

6 February 2009

Bunnik, The Netherlands, 6 February 2009 - The Executive Board of Royal BAM Group nv intends to appoint Mr B.J. Wierenga director of BAM Utiliteitsbouw bv with effect from 1 March 2009. Jan Wierenga (52) has held several management positions at BAM from 1992 until year-end 2007.

4 February 2009

Bunnik, The Netherlands, 4 February 2009 - Tebodin bv has acquired the remaining 33% shares in Tebodin EC, Hungary of KON-IN. Through this acquisition Tebodin has now obtained full ownership of its subsidiary in Hungary. Tebodin EC, Hungary consists of approximately 60 employees within two offices in Budapest and Szeged and had a turnover of approximately € 4 million in 2008.