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31 July 2012

(Press release LanAspects / A5 Western Transport Corridor:) Northern Ireland, 31 July 2012 - Regional Development Minister, Danny Kennedy, today announced his decision to proceed with the A5 Western Transport Corridor dual carriageway project. This follows consideration of the Inspector’s Report into the A5 Public Inquiry, which was held last year. The Inspector’s Report and the Department’s Statement on the way forward have now been released. Funding for the two stretches of the A5 project, from New Buildings, Londonderry, to north of Strabane and from south of Omagh to Ballygawley, was announced on 14 February, subject to the outcome of the Public Inquiry.

31 July 2012

(Press release CIRIA, the construction industry research and information association:) London, July 2012 - CIRIA is delighted to welcome David Belsham, Director, BAM Nuttall, as Chairman of the Executive Board. He succeeds Peter Gammie, former CEO of Halcrow, who has served for five years and has retired.

31 July 2012

Hemel Hempstead, 31 July 2012 - BAM Construct UK has been selected to turn a disused Siemens factory in South East London into one of the government’s flagship University Technical Colleges.

30 July 2012

Hemel Hempstead, 30 July 2012 – Taunton Academy now has planning agreed and has signed contracts for the £11 million rebuild on the school's North Site. BAM Construction has been appointed to deliver the education development.

27 July 2012

Hemel Hempstead, 27 July 2012 - The design and construction of Cardiff University’s Hadyn Ellis building has won the Higher Education category of the Building Research Establishment Environmental Assessment Method (BREEAM) Awards in Wales.

23 July 2012

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 23 July 2012 – BAM International, the operating company of Royal BAM Group active outside Europe, has been awarded the contract to build the Margo City Hotel in Depok, south of Jakarta. The contract value amounts to €14 million.

19 July 2012

Hemel Hempstead/Leeds, 19 July 2012 - It’s a proud day for BAM as Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth performs a traditional topping out ceremony on our Leeds Arena project.

19 July 2012

Hemel Hempstead, 19 July 2012 - A new £25 million balcony that features ten new retail outlets has opened at Waterloo Station’s main concourse in time for the Olympic Games.

17 July 2012

Hemel Hempstead, 17 July 2012 - BAM Construction North East is to build 112 luxury student flats in Durham for private developer Sophiero. Each of the hi-spec apartments will be unique, and include its own kitchen and bathroom. They will be housed in one four-storey block on Green Lane near the River Wear. Work is due to start on site in late July 2012 and complete in summer 2013, with a total construction cost of about £5 million.

11 July 2012

Kill, County Kildare, 11 July 2012 - BAM Rail McCann JV have been award the £16 million contract from Translink to upgrade the railway line between Derry and Coleraine. BAM McCann JV are responsible for the construction of the track relay between Coleraine and Castlerock and Eglinton and Derry. The project will commence on 29 July and run until April 2013.

2 July 2012

Hemel Hempstead, 2 July 2011 – One of the UK’s largest contractors, BAM, is to build an Officer Safety Training Centre for Thames Valley Police. BAM Construction South East has been awarded the £4.3 million contract for the facility on the Thames Valley Police principle training facility in Sulhamstead, Berkshire.