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25 June 2014
Artist impression Barnsley College Sixth Form Centre

Hemel Hempstead, 25 June 2014 - Barnsley College has appointed BAM Construction to deliver two new structures under a £21 million contract. It follows the Leeds-based contractor’s recent announcement of a £100 million ‘wave’ of new work across Yorkshire. 

19 June 2014
Artist impression of the first new Dublin Institute of Technology building

Dublin, 18 June 2014 – (Press release Grangegorman Development Agency:) The GDA is delighted to announce that BAM Building Ltd have been selected as the successful tenderer for the first new Dublin Institute of Technology building to be constructed on the Grangegorman site.

19 June 2014
BAM marks its 55th anniversary of listing by sounding the gong

Amsterdam/Bunnik, the Netherlands, 19 June 2014 – Rob  van Wingerden, MBA – member of the Executive Board of Royal BAM Group nv – marked the 55th anniversary of the BAM share listing by sounding the gong. Royal BAM Group shares have officially been listed on the stock exchange at Beursplein 5 in Amsterdam since 19 June 1959. The shares were provisionally included in the listing from the beginning of March 1959. 

19 June 2014

Hemel Hempstead, 19 June 2014 - BAM FM – the rapidly growing facilities management business of BAM Construct UK – is to be regulated by the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). RICS is the world’s leading body for monitoring professional standards in land, property and construction, originally established in the UK by Royal Charter.

17 June 2014

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 17 June 2014 - Royal BAM Group is looking into an opportunity to merge two of its operating companies BAM Civiel and BAM Wegen (road construction) with effect from 1 January 2015.

17 June 2014

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 17 June 2014 – The Executive Board of Royal BAM Group nv has appointed Mr B.J. Wierenga as chairman of the management (Vorstandsvorsitzender) of Wayss & Freytag Ingenieurbau AG with effect from 1 August 2014. Jan Wierenga (58) is currently chairman of the management of BAM Civiel bv. Mr Wierenga will succeed Dipl.-Ing. S. Currle, who is stepping down in connection with his retirement.

16 June 2014

Bunnik/Zeist, the Netherlands, 16 June 2014 - Royal BAM Group and Dutch pension fund administrator PGGM announce an increased commitment to their joint venture.

13 June 2014

Hemel Hempstead, 13 June 2014 - Helping students design gardens in competition with one another has won a construction firm the accolade of most responsible business in the West Midlands.

5 June 2014
Hiscox appoints BAM Construction to build York office

London, 5 June 2014 – Specialist global insurer Hiscox has announced the appointment of BAM Construction for the build of its new office in York – the insurer’s largest office outside of London.

5 June 2014
BAM to build £25 million factory for cooling specialist Airedale International

Leeds, 5 June 2014 - BAM Construction is to build a £25 million replacement facility for Airedale International whose Leeds factory was partially destroyed by fire last year. The manufacturer, who develops specialist cooling systems predominately for the data centre industry, quickly resumed production at alternative premises in Leeds while the demolition and rebuild programme takes place.

3 June 2014
BAM completes new port in Aqaba

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 3 June 2014 - BAM International, the operating company of Royal BAM Group active outside of Europe, and its local partner MAG have successfully completed the construction of the new port in Aqaba, Jordan, for Aqaba Development Corporation (ADC), a second port in line with the country’s economic master plan.

2 June 2014
Artist’s impression Rijnstraat 8, The Hague. Illustration free of copyrights with acknowledgement: BAM/OMA.

Bunnik, The Netherlands, 2 June 2014 - In the presence of Mr Stef Blok, Minister for Housing and the Central Government Sector, the director of Transition and Development of the State Building Agency, Eva Klein Schiphorst, and CEO of Royal BAM Group, Nico de Vries, have signed the contract for the renewal and operation of the old ministry building at Rijnstraat 8 in The Hague on Monday 2 June.

2 June 2014
BAM to build £11 million UTC in Devon

Hemel Hempstead, 29 May 2014 - BAM Construction is to build an £11 million university technical college on a challenging site in Newton Abbot. The contractor, which has offices in Exeter, will create South Devon UTC on a split level former garage site. BAM will demolish existing buildings as well as remediating the Kingsteignton Road site, which has asbestos and hydro carbon contamination to be cleaned up. It will then build a four-storey facility to be used by 600 pupils and 75 staff.