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26 August 2013
Road works in Tanzania

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 26 August 2013 - BAM International, the operating company of Royal BAM Group active outside of Europe, has completed the rehabilitation of 220 kilometres of  the TANZAM Highway Road Rehabilitation Project, a main traffic artery in East Africa. It plays a major part in connecting the port and airport of Dar es Salaam to the Tanzanian inland an its neighbouring countries.

23 August 2013
Construction firm confirms Britain’s corporate love-affair with cycling

Hemel Hempstead, 23 August 2013 - One of Britain’s largest design, construction and property firms - BAM - has confirmed Britain’s current love-affair with cycling as it prepares to send over 100 of its employees on a nine-leg 900-mile trip of the UK in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support.

23 August 2013

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 23 August 2013 - If the general meeting of shareholders does not put forward any recommendations, the Supervisory Board intends to nominate Mr J.-P. Hansen for appointment to the Supervisory Board for a period of four years by the general meeting to fill the vacancy created by the resignation of Mr A. Baar as member of the Supervisory Board. This proposal will be submitted to shareholders for approval at an extraordinary general meeting to be convened in the autumn of 2013.

22 August 2013
  • Further deterioration in Dutch markets for Construction and M&E services and Civil engineering
  • Operational sectors also impacted by negative margins on some large projects outside the Netherlands
  • Appropriate management actions being taken
  • Good result at PPP; mixed results at Property
  • Within the limits of all banking covenants as at 30 June 2013
  • Better result before tax and non-cash impairments expected in the second half year of 2013

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16 August 2013
Arena Regensburg

Regensburg, 8. August 2013 – „Stark, weiß-rot und rund“ – so charakterisiert Axel Eichholtz, Geschäftsführer von BAM Sports, die geplante Arena Regensburg. Am 8. August 2013 hat Oberbürgermeister Hans Schaidinger den Vertrag mit dem Generalübernehmer über die Planung und den Bau des neuen Fußballstadions samt Außenanlagen unterschrieben. Neben Vertretern des SSV Jahn, der das Stadion nutzen wird, war auch Architekt Dr. Stefan Nixdorf, agn Niederberghaus & Partner GmbH, anwesend, der interessierten Medienvertretern seine Pläne präsentierte.

16 August 2013
New built jack-up barge

Gouda, the Netherlands, 16 August 2013 – The Australian joint venture BAM Clough has taken acceptance of its new built jack-up barge, IB-914, which departed China earlier this week. The new built process was concluded in less than a year’s time and the jack-up barge will be deployed in Australia on BAM Clough’s near shore projects portfolio. The jack-up barge has capacity for a 300 tons deck crane and will be capable of operating at 30 meters water depth.

7 August 2013
Liverpool2 Container Terminal

Camberley / Liverpool, 7 August 2013 - A joint venture comprising BAM Nuttall and Van Oord has been awarded a contract valued at £75 million by Peel Ports as part of its £300 million scheme to create to new container terminal on the Mersey estuary in Liverpool. Once completed this new facility will accommodate some of the world’s largest container vessels, up to 13,500 TEU, two at a time. This new container terminal will be open for business in 2015. 

1 August 2013
Entrance view along Robinson Way

Hemel Hempstead, 31 July 2013 - BAM Construct UK has been announced as preferred bidder for a £9 million contract to build UTC Cambridge.

31 July 2013
Specialised court centre in Hannover

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 31 July 2013 – BAM Deutschland – the German building company of Royal BAM Group nv – has been awarded the contract for the turnkey completion  of a specialised court centre in Hannover’s city centre. BAM Deutschland will be also responsible for the hard maintenance facilities during a thirty year period. The court centre will offer 400 employees a total of 21,300 m² GFA. Construction will start at site in September 2013. Completion is due for Mid 2015. The project value amounts to € 30 million.

29 July 2013

Hemel Hempstead, 29 July 2013 - BAM Properties (part of BAM Construct UK) and the specialist developer Connislow have formed a joint venture to pursue opportunities in the student accommodation market. The first BAM Connislow development is on site in Ainsley Street, Durham, and the joint venture has other potential projects under consideration in key locations throughout the UK.

22 July 2013

Camberley, 22 July 2013 - BAM Nuttall has been awarded one of four positions on the Transport for London’s Structures and Tunnels Investment Portfolio.

19 July 2013
East London UTC scheme

Hemel Hempstead, 19 July 2013 - BAM Construction is to create facilities for Elutec, a new university technical college for East London and Essex. The contractor will refurbish and extend an existing building in Rainham, Essex, for the UTC under a £4.5 million deal.

19 July 2013
Upgrade jetty Indonesia

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 19 July 2013 – BAM International - the operating construction company of Royal BAM Group that is active outside Europe - has completed the upgrade of a live petrochemical jetty in Cilegon, West Java. Without affecting the chemical plant production for client Chandra Asri and despite rough weather conditions during the construction period, BAM’s Indonesian subsidiary completed the work within the expected time frame.

18 July 2013
National Graphene Institute

Hemel Hempstead, 18 July 2013 - The University of Manchester has selected BAM Construction Ltd as the preferred bidder to design and build the £61 million National Graphene Institute (NGI). The contract value for BAM is approximately half of this amount.

11 July 2013
Wendy Broekhoff

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 11 July 2013 – The Executive Board of Royal BAM Group nv has appointed Ms W. Broekhoff MBA as director Human Resources effective 15 September 2013.

10 July 2013
MediaCityUK University Technical College

Hemel Hempstead, 10 July 2013 - Salford’s new University Technical College (UTC) at MediaCityUK has taken a major step forward with the selection of BAM Construction for the £10.4 million design and build contract.

10 July 2013

Frankfurt am Main, 9. Juli 2013 -  Mit einer feierlichen Zeremonie wurde am Dienstag, dem 9.7.2013 der Vortrieb von Schacht 69 für den Bau des Abwasserkanals Emscher im Ruhrgebiet begonnen. Die Patenschaft für das Tunnelbauwerk mit einer Länge von 555 m übernahm Ratsfrau Felizitas Reinert.

10 July 2013
BAM Deutschland

(Presseinformationen Niedersächsisches Justizministerium:) 1. Juli 2013 - Die Niedersächsische Justizministerin Antje Niewisch-Lennartz hat heute (01.07.2013) anlässlich des symbolischen ersten Spatenstichs auf dem bisherigen Gerichtsparkplatz neben dem Amtsgericht Hannover, vor Vertreterinnen und Vertretern der Presse, Mitgliedern des Niedersächsischen Landtages, Repräsentanten der Landeshauptstadt Hannover und den Leiterinnen und Leitern der betroffenen Fachgerichte den erfolgreichen Abschluss des Vergabeverfahrens für den Neubau eines 'Justizzentrums Hannover' verkündet.

10 July 2013

Hemel Hempstead, 8 July 2013 - BAM continues to lead the UK market in moving BIM into facilities management. BAM FM (the facilities management arm of BAM Construct UK) has launched an unprecedented live deployment project at UCL Academy, London, to bring BIM (building information modelling) to every stage of a building’s lifecycle.

5 July 2013
RAI Amtrium

(Press release Amsterdam RAI:) Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 5 July 2013 - RAI Amtrium has been unveiled as the name for the new building which BAM Utiliteitsbouw and Kropman Installatietechniek are set to build for Amsterdam RAI. This was announced at the same time as the project was officially confirmed on Friday, 5 July 2013. The name Amtrium is based on the words Atrium and Amsterdam. Construction of the new RAI building, which is multifunctional and highly advanced in terms of sustainability, is scheduled to start on 2 October 2013.