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29 February 2012

Bunnik, The Netherlands, 29 February 2012 - Royal BAM Group nv has reached agreement to sell consultancy and engineering firm Tebodin to Bilfinger Berger. The transaction has a total cash consideration of approximately €145 million. BAM and Bilfinger Berger expect to close the transaction in the second quarter of 2012.

21 February 2012

Hemel Hempstead, 21 February 2012 - A £9 million contract to design and construct a new science-specialised free school in Bradford, West Yorkshire, has been awarded to Yorkshire’s BAM Construction.

20 February 2012

Camberley, 20 February 2012 - A Kier BAM joint venture has now signed contracts with EDF Energy to carry out £100+ million of site preparation works for the Hinkley Point C nuclear power station in Somerset.

16 February 2012

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 16 February 2012 – BAM Immobiliendienstleistungen GmbH, the BAM Deutschland subsidiary specialised in facility management, has acquired 75 percent of the share capital in MR Facility Services GmbH, based in Hallbergmoos near Munich.

15 February 2012

Kill, Co. Kildare, Ireland, 15 February 2012 - Mr Michael Ring TD, Minister of State with responsibility for Tourism and Sport, officiated at the sod turning ceremony for the long awaited Ballybofey Stranorlar Leisure Centre at the Finn Valley AC grounds on Thursday 9 February last.

13 February 2012

(Press release APM Terminals:) Monrovia, Liberia, February 2012 – In a world where slow growth is the norm for many countries, the International Monetary Fund has forecast an economic growth rate of 5.5% for sub-Saharan Africa in 2012 as a region. More importantly, Liberia’s GDP of approximately $1 billion USD has been forecast to expand by 9.4% for the year, among the highest in Africa.

13 February 2012

Hemel Hempstead, 13 February  2012 - Strood Academy builder BAM Construction has been recognised for its ‘exceptional and unique’ relationship with the local community. Since starting on the school project last spring, BAM has taken pupils to an adventure park, allowed firemen to practice emergency rescues on site, paved a football club’s entrance road and much more.

9 February 2012

Hemel Hempstead, 9 February 2012 - One construction company – BAM Construction – has learned that its work is behind four out of the ten museums listed for this year’s Museum of the Year by the Arts Fund Prize.

9 February 2012

Bunnik, The Netherlands, 9 February 2012 – The BAM Clough joint venture has been awarded a contract by international oil and gas service company Bechtel for the design and construction of the Chevron-operated Wheatstone LNG product loading facility and tug berths near Onslow, Western Australia. The contract is valued at approximately €325 million (approximately AUD 400 million).

7 February 2012

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 7 February 2012 – The BAM Clough Joint Venture has received a letter of intent from JGC Corporation, KBR and Chiyoda Corporation joint venture (JKC-JV), for a contract valued at EUR 110 million (AUD 140 million). The scope of work involves the design and construction of the Ichthys LNG Project Module Offloading Facility (MOF) near Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia. The MOF will be constructed as part of the INPEX-operated Ichthys LNG facility, being developed in Darwin. It is a key facility that will be used to offload modules being supplied under other subcontracts to assemble the LNG liquefaction plant.

6 February 2012

Sheffield, 6 February 2012 - The UK nuclear industry is set to receive a major helping hand from wind power. BAM Construction is weeks away from completion of a major development on the Advanced Manufacturing Park for the University of Sheffield. The scheme includes the Nuclear Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre, which opened in October, and the Knowledge Transfer Centre. The Nuclear AMRC will be used to develop techniques to allow UK manufacturers to provide key components for nuclear power stations around the world.

2 February 2012

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 2 February 2012 – Olympic Park Legacy Company has awarded BAM Nuttall (the UK civil engineering company of Royal BAM Group nv) contracts to ‘Clear, Connect and Complete’ the Olympic Park. BAM Nuttall has won two separate contracts to deliver €90 million (£76 million) of improvement work in the North Park and South Park areas of the site.

1 February 2012

The Hague, The Netherlands, 1 February 2012 – Tebodin has set up a new office in Nanjing, in Eastern China, 300 km from Shanghai. With this third office in China, the consultancy and engineering firm reinforces its presence in the country to support the further growth of Tebodin in China. The existing offices in Shanghai and Guangzhou grew significantly in 2011.

1 February 2012

Bunnik, The Netherlands, 1 February 2012 - Royal BAM Group nv is pleased to announce the closing of a €500 million Senior Revolving Credit Facility (the ‘RCF’) and a €125 million Subordinated Term Loan (the ‘Sub loan’).