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28 January 2016
BAM chosen to build Daventry Hill School

Hemel Hempstead, 28 January 2016 - BAM Construction in the Midlands has been appointed as preferred bidder to design and build the Daventry Hill School. Daventry Hill School, will be a new co-educational all-through school for pupils with special educational needs in Daventry and it has been announced that the school will be built on land adjacent to the Daventry University Technical College on Ashby Road.

26 January 2016

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 26 January 2016 –The National Roads Authority (otherwise known as Transport Infrastructure Ireland) and a BAM PPP PGGM Iridium consortium have reached Financial Close on the N25 New Ross Bypass PPP scheme in Ireland.

26 January 2016

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 26 January 2016 - BAM Infra Nederland bv has sold its water treatment activities, which formed part of BAM Infra Milieu, to SITA Remediation bv in Utrecht. The transaction refers to the employees, work in progress and plant and water treatment equipment.

22 January 2016

Hemel Hempstead, 22 January 2016 - Fire crews were present on the North West Cambridge Development recently – but this wasn’t an emergency; it was a chance for advanced training. A tower crane being used by BAM Construction to develop parts of Eddington at the heart of the scheme was used for a recovery exercise. Firefighters from Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service’s Cambridge crews climbed up static tower crane to perform the dummy rescue of a colleague.

20 January 2016
Tata Technologies £20 million Warwick HQ commences with BAM as contractor

Hemel Hempstead, 20 January 2016 - Tata Technologies has appointed a contractor to develop its £20 million European headquarters in Leamington Spa, Warwick. BAM Construction is the global engineering services firm’s preferred contractor for the purpose-built state of the art headquarters at Tachbrook Park. The offices recently received planning permission from Warwick District Council.

20 January 2016
BAM PPP-PGGM consortium reaches financial close on A94 Forstinning-Marktl in Germany

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 20 January 2015 – The project company Isentalautobahn GmbH & Co. KG, consisting of BAM-PGGM, Eiffage and Berger Bau, together with Autobahndirektion Südbayern (ABDSB) have reached financial close on the Availability Model A94 Forstinning-Marktl in Germany. The total project volume is around €1.1 billion.

19 January 2016
Nick Goff, Regional Director for BAM

Bristol, 19 January 2016 - A Bristol construction company is celebrating 50 years of continuous operations in Bristol. BAM Construction opened an office in Queen Square in 1966 (it was originally known as Higgs and Hill) and celebrated its 25th anniversary in a marquee erected on the historic square. In 1996, it moved to its current location in Fox Den Road, Stoke Gifford.

15 January 2016
Dutch Windwheel landmark

(Press release Windwheel Corporation:) Rotterdam, the Netherlands, 14 January 2016 - Eleven companies and research institutes have joined forces to start an innovation program for the development of the Dutch Windwheel, a 174 meter high icon to be built in the Dutch port city of Rotterdam. AM and BAM, Deltares, Dura Vermeer, ECN, Eneco, InnovationQuarter, Mammoet, SPIE, TNO and the Windwheel Corporation agreed on the program on Thursday, January 14th. These organizations will work together to ‘build the next economy today' and accelerate a transition to a clean, digital economy.

12 January 2016
BAM renovates part of Kennedy Tower in Eindhoven for HERE

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 12 January 2016 - HERE, specialist in navigation and networking technology, awarded BAM with the contract for the renovation of the fifth to the twelfth floor of the Kennedy Tower in Eindhoven. BAM Bouw en Techniek Region South in Eindhoven has already started the construction.

8 January 2016
Artists impression Enterprise Zone in Bristol

Hemel Hempstead, 8 January 2016 - The University of the West of England has appointed BAM to deliver a £16 million Enterprise Zone. The scheme is a refurbishment and remodelling of an existing 4,250 m2 building including an internal fit-out and M&E upgrades and installations.

5 January 2016
Betonfabriek Vrijenban buys BAM’s concrete production facility Zuidbroek

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 5 January 2016 – BAM has sold the production facility for precast concrete elements to Betonfabriek Vrijenban. Betonfabriek Vrijenban is producer of high-tech precast concrete elements, retaining walls and concrete mortars and has already production plants in Delft and Vianen, both in the Netherlands.