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13 March 2014

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 12 March 2014 – The Supervisory Board and the Executive Board of Royal BAM Group nv, located in Bunnik, the Netherlands, invite shareholders to attend the annual general meeting of shareholders being held on Wednesday 23 April 2014, at 15.00 hrs in the Koepelzaal of the Renaissance Amsterdam Hotel, Kattengat 1, 1012 SZ Amsterdam. Those wishing to attend may register from 14.15 hrs.

4 March 2014

Bunnik, 4 March 2014 – Royal BAM Group nv has founded BAM Danmark. Via this subsidiary, established in Copenhagen, BAM explores the opportunities for the Group to establish a permanent branch office on the Danish non-residential construction market. BAM Danmark is currently tendering for the construction of an office in Copenhagen.

21 February 2014

(Press release Musgrove Park Hospital:) Taunton, Somerset, 21 February 2014 - The keys to Musgrove Park Hospital’s new 112-bedroom Jubilee building have been handed over by construction firm BAM.

20 February 2014
  • Dutch activities: lower results in a tough year, €25 million restructuring cost in Q4
  • Property: non-cash impairments of €30 million on mainly Dutch retail property
  • PPP: good result for the year
  • BAM International: another year of strong growth
  • Capital ratio 19.8% at end-2013 after equity placing
  • Significant de-risking of Dutch pensions achieved, one-off effect of €24.6 million
  • Dividend proposal of 5 euro-cents per share with scrip alternative; based on payout ratio of 30%

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18 February 2014

Hemel Hemstead, 18 February 2014 - BAM Construction has now started work on Salford’s new £10.4 million University Technical College (UTC) at MediaCityUK. UTC@MediaCityUK, as it will be known, will specialise in the creative and digital industries. It will give 14-19 year olds from Greater Manchester the chance to work with employers at MediaCityUK through its direct link to the industry.

14 February 2014

(Press release Leaders for Nature:) 13 February 2014 - A coalition of thirteen large Dutch companies is taking steps to make their environmental and social impact visible, with the help of civil society organizations. This agreement was made today in a Green Deal with the Dutch government.

14 February 2014

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 14 February 2014 - Civil engineering contractor BAM Nuttall has been awarded a contract valued at more than €100 million (£85 million) by Heathrow Airport Ltd to undertake refurbishment work on the main and cargo access tunnels to the airport which are the key routes into the airport for public and freight vehicles.

11 February 2014

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 11 February 2014 - Fortescue Metals Group (FMG) has awarded the BAM Clough Joint Venture (BAM Clough) a design and construction contract for a fifth iron ore loading berth at its Anderson Point Facility (AP5) in Port Hedland, Western Australia.

29 January 2014

(Press release Wirral Council:) Wirral, 29 January 2014 - Wirral Council has awarded its Highway Services contract from 2014-18 to BAM Nuttall, subject to signing of the agreed contract. This will replace the existing contract with Colas Ltd that ends in March this year and which was valued at £30 – £33 million.

28 January 2014
BAM completes ultra-fast track FIFA-standard stadium in Abu Dhabi

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 28 January 2014 – BAM International, the operating company of Royal BAM Group active outside Europe, has completed the Hazza Bin Zayed Stadium in Al Ain, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, after a 16-month ultra-fast track construction project. Built to FIFA standards, the stadium covers an area of 45,000 square metres with a capacity of 25,000 seats. The scope of the project further included a sports hall, commercial buildings and extensive exterior landscaping. 

23 January 2014
School of veterinary medicine for University of Surrey

Hemel Hempstead, 23 January 2014 - BAM Construction is to build a £29 million school of veterinary medicine for the University of Surrey. The contractor will deliver three buildings on the university’s Guildford campus that will allow teaching of veterinary medicine as well as clinical research.

22 January 2014

Hemel Hempstead, 20 January 2014 - BAM Construction is to build a significant new office block for Cornwall Council in Bodmin. The contractor, which has a local office in Exeter, will create the three-storey building for council staff at Beacon Technology Park.

21 January 2014

Bunnik, 21 January 2014 – BAM Techniek (the Dutch operating company of Royal BAM Group nv specialising in mechanical and electrical engineering) and the joint venture partner BAM Deutschland has won a € 6 million contract for the installation of sanitary facilities in a hospital in Heilbronn, located between Frankfurt and Stuttgart. BAM Techniek will carry out the work in cooperation with BAM Deutschland, which is responsible for constructing the concrete works for the healthcare complex.

17 January 2014

Kill, County Kildare, Ireland, 17 January 2014 - BAM, Ireland’s largest public works construction company, has announced that it will become an Official Sponsor to the Irish Open Golf Championship which will take place at Fota Island Resort from 19-22 June.

17 January 2014

(Presseinformation Ministerium der Finanzen Land Brandenburg:) Potsdam, 17. Januar 2014 – Der Neubau des Landtags Brandenburg ist von Anfang eines der meist diskutiertesten Bauvorhaben des Landes Brandenburg gewesen. Zur Entstehung des ungewöhnlichen Neubaus in der Mitte Potsdams, hat heute Finanzminister Helmuth Markov den Bildband „Von der Vision zur Wirklichkeit“ vorgestellt.

16 January 2014
Construction and infrastructure parties sign ‘Safety in Construction’ Governance Code

Utrecht, the Netherlands, 16 January 2014 – On 16 January, fifteen major players in the construction, infrastructure and electrical and mechanical engineering sector signed the ‘Safety in Construction’ Governance Code, during a meeting attended by Stef Blok (Minister for Housing and the Central Government Sector) and Tjibbe Joustra (Chairman of the Dutch Safety Board). Clients and contractors pledged to work together to improve the safety culture within their own organisations and serve as an example for the entire sector.

9 January 2014

Bunnik, 9 January 2014 – BAM Swiss (the subsidiary through which Royal BAM Group has been active in the Swiss construction market since 2012) has won a new contract with a value of €46 million (around CHF 56 million).

8 January 2014

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 8 January 2014 – BAM Deutschland AG (the German operating company of Royal BAM Group, specialising in building construction projects) has won two new orders with a total value of more than €127 million.

6 January 2014
BAM is set to build a £20 million leisure centre in Bridlington

Hemel Hempstead, 6 January 2013 – BAM Construction, which has offices in Leeds, expects to start on the Leisure World facility in January after it was approved by planners at East Riding of Yorkshire Council.