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28 November 2017

Hemel Hempstead, 28 November 2017 - The construction team behind the new neo natal intensive care centre at Glan Clwyd Hospital in Bodelwyddan, North Wales, has been given a vote of confidence following an independent inspection.

28 November 2017
Artists impression

Maastricht, the Netherlands, 28 November 2017 - Brightlands Chemelot has appointed BAM Bouw en Techniek to deliver two multi-tenant buildings on its campus in Sittard-Geleen, situated in the southeastern part of the Netherlands. BAM has already started with some engineering work. The construction will start in January 2018 and will take a year. The contract value is €26 million.

23 November 2017
Ordsall Chord comes to a successful completion

Camberley / Manchester, 21 November 2017 - The opening of the Ordsall Chord, one of the most significant rail infrastructure projects in the North of England, was attended recently by the Rail Minister Paul Maynard, Greater Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham and Salford Mayor Paul Dennett, marking its completion.

23 November 2017

(Press release Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent:) Cwmbran, Wales, 23 November 2017 - The Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) for Gwent, Jeff Cuthbert, has appointed BAM Construction in Wales to deliver a new state of the art Headquarters building for Gwent Police in Cwmbran.

22 November 2017
BAM hands over Ilfracombe Academy 16 weeks early and records a quarter of a million man hours

Hemel Hempstead, 22 November 2017 - BAM Construction’s Exeter-based team has delivered phase two of the £19 million Ilfracombe Academy in Devon 16 weeks earlier than programmed.

22 November 2017
BAM winner of 2017 Crystal Prize for most transparent annual report

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 22 November 2017 – Royal BAM Group is winner of the 2017 Crystal Prize, the award for the most transparent 2016 annual report. BAM was nominated together with Royal Schiphol Group, Siemens Nederland and energy network company Alliander, last year’s winner. The main trophy of the Transparency Benchmark is awarded for the 8th consecutive year.

20 November 2017
Interior Wolfreton High School, Hull. This scheme was built by BAM under the current ESFA national framework.

Hemel Hempstead, 20 November 2017 - BAM Construction has been appointed to the high value lots – North and South – of the Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) Construction Framework. The lots apply to school buildings over £12 million with an anticipated value of £4 billion. The remaining framework value will be delivered in the mid and low-value lots for which BAM did not bid.

16 November 2017
Artists impression

Venlo, the Netherlands, 15 November 2017 – High-tech printing company Océ has appointed BAM Bouw en Techniek to deliver its new headquarters in Venlo, situated in the southeastern part of the Netherlands.

14 November 2017
BAM hands over 8 Salisbury Square, London

Hemel Hempstead, 14 November 2017 - BAM Construction London has handed over 8 Salisbury Square, formerly KPMG’s headquarters, after extensive remodelling under an original design by TP Bennett architects.

9 November 2017
BAM adjusted result up by 18% to €75.1 million, outlook full year result confirmed
  • Construction and Property: German turnaround on track and continued improvement Netherlands
  • Civil engineering: overall result driven by UK operations and held back by Netherlands and Belgium
  • PPP: stable result from portfolio
  • Order book increased whilst maintaining focus on quality

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6 November 2017
James Wimpenny

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 6 November 2017 – Mr G. Cash, BA, RIBA will retire as chief executive of BAM Construct UK Ltd with effect from 1 January 2018. The Executive Board would like to thank Graham Cash for more than 31 years of loyal service and, in particular, his contribution in leadership roles within the Group since 1995. Graham Cash has been a member of the board of BAM Construct UK since 2007.

The Executive Board of Royal BAM Group nv has appointed Mr J. Wimpenny, BSc (Hons), MCIOB as chief executive of BAM Construct UK Ltd with effect from 1 January 2018. James Wimpenny has 32 years’ service with the company. He served as regional director of the North East division of BAM Construction from 2006 to 2015 when he was appointed an executive director of BAM Construct UK.

1 November 2017
Artists impression

Hemel Hempstead, 1 November 2017 - Sheffield Hallam University has appointed BAM Construction to build its £14 million, world-leading Advanced Wellbeing Research Centre (AWRC). Building of the AWRC is scheduled to start in February 2018 and it will form the centrepiece of the Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park (OLP).

1 November 2017
From left: M.Eng. IPM Samir Alzeer (Office BIM Manager, BAM Deutschland), Richard Petrie (Chief Executive buildingSMART) and Timo Diebold (BIM Coordinator, BAM Deutschland).

London, 30 October 2017 - BuildingSMART created the Award program to recognize exemplary projects using buildingSMART solutions. Entries must deploy one or more buildingSMART tools or standards, and are judged on how effectively, or how innovatively, they have used these to overcome interoperability challenges. Judges are called from each of the buildingSMART chapters.

1 November 2017
BAM receives Synchro Digital Construction Award for 30 Broadwick, London

London, 1 November 2017 - BAM has been named the winner of the building category at the 2017 Synchro Digital Construction Awards, for our use of Synchro’s 4D planning software at 30 Broadwick, London. The awards celebrate best practice and the innovative use of Synchro’s software; attracting submissions from its users around the world.