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28 April 2016
Artist’s impression: DB Netz AG, CADMAN.

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 28 April 2016 - Wayss & Freytag Ingenieurbau, the German tunnel specialist of Royal BAM Group, has been awarded the contract for the construction of a subway tunnel in Frankfurt. The two-kilometre double-track tunnel will be constructed in the city centre, in the new Gateway Gardens district. The contract value is approximately €220 million.

19 April 2016

Hemel Hempstead, 19 April 2016 - Companies from Walsall, Great Barr, West Bromwich and Solihull have walked away with awards from one of the Midlands’s largest construction groups. The four firms were singled out for special praise by major Midlands contractor, BAM Construction, which has its regional HQ at Fore business park in Solihull and has an annual turnover above £100 million.

18 April 2016
Artist's impression; Courtesty of Avanti/Kennedy Fitzgerald Architects

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 18 April 2016 - South Eastern Health and Social Care Trust has appointed the GRAHAM-BAM Healthcare Partnership, a joint venture between GRAHAM Construction and BAM, to deliver Ulster Hospital’s new £95 million (approximately €120 million) Acute Services Block – currently the largest live healthcare project in Ireland.

15 April 2016

Hemel Hempstead, 15 April 2016 - Plans for New College Doncaster, the town’s only sixth form college for 16-19 year olds, have taken a major step forward with the appointment of a main contractor. The New Collaborative Learning Trust, who will run the college, has appointed BAM Construction as its preferred bidder to deliver the sixth form college, sports hall, and a series of sports pitches, with a construction value of around £20 million. The appointment was made under the EFA’s contractors’ framework after a competitive process.

15 April 2016

Hemel Hempstead, 15 April 2016 - Developer Town Centre Securities has appointed a contractor to deliver its refurbishment of the 1960s office building known as Merrion House in the north of Leeds. BAM Construction will deliver the complex remodelling and refurbishment of the office building which until recently was occupied by employees of Leeds City Council. BAM will also be responsible for fitting out the building.

15 April 2016

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 15 April 2016 - BAM Deutschland AG (the German operating company of Royal BAM Group nv, specialising in general building projects) has won a new contract in joint venture with Max Bögl Stiftung & Co. KG to build a hospital in Frankfurt Höchst. The contract value for BAM is more than €150 million. The six floor building has a total gross floor area of 79,000 sqm. BAM expects to complete the project in early 2019.

14 April 2016
BAM to design and construct new mega cruise pier in Curaçao

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 14 April 2016 – BAM International, the operating company of Royal BAM Group active outside Europe, has won the contract to design and construct Mega Cruise Pier II in Curaçao. BAM International is a specialist near-shore product global constructor. The contract value amounts to US$29 million (€25 million). This project is part of the total development of US$43 million (€38 million) that Curaçao Ports Authority N.V. is realising with ‘Rif Seaport Curaçao’- Masterplan 2014-2016. The plan is of importance for the further growth of cruise tourism to Curaçao.

1 April 2016
Artist impression V&A Museum of Design

(Press release V&A Museum of Design Dundee:) Dundee, 1 April 2016 - Japanese architect Kengo Kuma will visit the construction site of the V&A Museum of Design Dundee on Friday (April 1), marking a year since the £80.11 million project started on the banks of the River Tay.