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28 August 2012

Hemel Hempstead, 28 August 2012 - The facilities management business behind dozens of schools, hospitals, police stations, offices and leisure facilities in the UK has achieved a remarkable health and safety distinction. BAM FM, part of BAM Construct UK, has been awarded a gold medal from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) in its Occupational Health and Safety Awards 2012. The gold medal for preventing accidents and ill health is achieved only after reaching gold status for five successive years and reflects sustained achievement and is placed above the merit, bronze, silver and gold levels.

23 August 2012
  • Net loss including impairments for H1 2012: €251 million (H1 2011: profit €66 million)
  • Results at Construction and M&E services and Civil engineering in line with management expectations given very difficult market circumstances
  • Lower revenue at Property; further deterioration in Dutch property market leads to non-cash impairments of property portfolio by €247 million and of goodwill by €150 million
  • Solid performance and good bid pipeline at PPP
  • Order book at €10.8 billion at end of H1 2012 (year-end 2011: €10.4 billion)
  • Sale of Tebodin completed in April; contribution to net result of €65 million
  • Well within limits of banking covenants

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21 August 2012

(Press release COSCO Corporation (Singapore) Limited:) Singapore, 21 August 2012 - The Board of Directors of COSCO Corporation (Singapore) Limited (the “Company”) is pleased to announce that COSCO (Qidong) Offshore Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of the Company’s 51% owned subsidiary, COSCO Shipyard Group Co. Ltd., has secured a contract valued over USD twenty (20) million from BAM International Australia bv, a company incorporated in the Netherlands, and Clough Projects Australia Pty Ltd, a company incorporated in Australia, to build one (1) Jack-up Barge.

16 August 2012

Bunnik, The Netherlands, 16 August 2012 – The extraordinary general meeting of Royal BAM Group nv, held at Thursday 16 August 2012, has appointed Mrs T. Menssen MBA as a member of the Executive Board of the Group with effect from 1 October 2012.

13 August 2012

Hull, 13 August 2012 - The redevelopment of the University of Hull’s historic Brynmor Jones Library has taken a major step forward with the appointment of its main contractor. BAM Construction North East is to deliver the multimillion pound redevelopment, which will upgrade the building inside and out to create a modern, flexible, technology-enabled learning environment that reflects the changing role of libraries in the 21st century.

10 August 2012

(Press release European Patent Office:) Rijswijk, 10 August 2012 - The EPO took a major step forward in the tender procedure for the design and construction of its new ‘Main Building’ in Rijswijk (The Hague) when its jury met recently to select the three bids which will enter the second stage of this procedure. The jury is composed of the EPO President, four of its vice-presidents, the Chairman of the Administrative Council, the Chairman of the Local Staff Committee, the acting Mayor of Rijswijk and two architects as external experts.

8 August 2012

Bunnik, The Netherlands, 8 August 2012 - BAM has become aware that fraudsters are targeting individuals with fake job offers purporting to come from ‘ROYAL BAM CONSTRUCTION COMPANY’.

7 August 2012

(Pressemitteilung Fraunhofer-Institut für Keramische Technologien und Systeme, IKTS:) Dresden, 7. August 2012- FuelCell Energy Solutions GmbH, Produzent sauberer, effizienter und zuverlässiger Brennstoffzellen-Kraftwerke, gibt heute den Verkauf eines stationären 250 Kilowatt Brennstoffzellen-Kraftwerkes DFC250-EU® an die BAM Deutschland AG bekannt, das im Neubau des Bundesministeriums für Bildung und Forschung (BMBF) in Berlin, unter Beteiligung der Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft zur Förderung der angewandten Forschung e.V., installiert wird. Die FuelCell Energy Solutions GmbH (FCES) wird das Kraftwerk, das voraussichtlich 2014 den Betrieb aufnehmen wird, herstellen und installieren. FCES wird außerdem über einen Zeitraum von zunächst 10 Jahren den Service und Betrieb des Kraftwerks von einer an 365 Tagen im Jahr rund um die Uhr besetzten Service- und Betriebszentrale aus sicherstellen.

7 August 2012

(Press release FuelCell Energy, Inc.:) Danbury, Conn., 7 August 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) - FuelCell Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:FCEL) a leading manufacturer of ultra-clean, efficient and reliable fuel cell power plants, today announced that FuelCell Energy Solutions, GmbH has sold their first stationary fuel cell power plant, a sub-megawatt DFC250-EU®, to BAM Deutschland AG for installation at the new Federal Ministry of Education and Research government complex in Berlin, Germany. FuelCell Energy Solutions (FCES) will manufacture and install the power plant, which is expected to be operational in 2014. Under a ten year service contract, FCES will service and operate the power plant from a service operations center that is staffed around the clock, 365 days per year.

3 August 2012

(Press release Crossrail:) London, 3 August 2012 - Crossrail has taken another step towards the creation of a new 1,500 acre RSPB nature reserve with the completion of a new 180 metre jetty at Wallasea Island in Essex.  The jetty will receive in the order of 4.5 million tonnes of material excavated during Crossrail’s tunnelling operations in London.