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28 September 2017
Merseyrail trains project moves forward as work starts on new depot

28 September 2017 - Ground work has started on the new state-of-the-art depot at Kirkdale where all maintenance work for the new Merseyrail trains, due to be introduced in 2020, will take place.

25 September 2017
BAM chosen to create £10 million primary in Huddersfield

Hemel Hempstead, 25 September 2017 - Kirklees Metropolitan District Council has appointed BAM Construction to create Beaumont Primary Academy in Huddersfield. The £10 million school has just commenced on site, and is funded by the Council.

25 September 2017
Emma Fradgley

Glasgow, 22 September 2017 - Emma Fradgley has joined BAM Construction as Pre-construction Director based in the company’s office in Stepps, outside Glasgow.

25 September 2017
Investigation results known of technical cause partial collapse Eindhoven Airport parking garage

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 25 September 2017 – Today, the results of the investigations into the technical cause for the partial collapse of the P1 parking garage under construction at Eindhoven Airport on Saturday 27 May 2017 have been announced. In the past months the Netherlands Organisation for applied scientific research TNO, on behalf of Eindhoven Airport, and engineering consultant Hageman, assigned by BAM, have investigated the technical cause for the collapse. The conclusions of these investigations are aligned and clear.

20 September 2017
BAM Nuttall shines the way in LED site lighting

Camberley, 20 September 2017 - Industry leading civil engineering contractor BAM Nuttall is collaborating with sustainable site lighting supplier Trime (UK), after successfully trialling their X-ECO lighting towers over a six-week period on the M5 Oldbury repair project in the Midlands.

18 September 2017
Schlüsselübergabe Futurium: v.l.n.r. Frau Cornelia Quennet-Thielen (Staatssekretärin Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung), Prof. Dr. Johanna Wanka (Bundesministerin für Bildung und Forschung), Herr Dr. Stefan Brandt (Direktor Futurium), Frau Nicole Schneider (Kaufmännische Geschäftsführerin Futurium), Herr Dr. Jürgen Gehb (Sprecher des Vorstands der Bundesanstalt für Immobilienaufgaben). Bild: Ali Ghandtschi

(Pressemitteilung Futurium:) Berlin, 13. September 2017 - Der Bau des Futuriums im Zentrum Berlins ist abgeschlossen. Heute übergab die Bundesanstalt für Immobilienaufgaben das fertig gestellte Gebäude an das Futurium. Die Schlüsselübergabe fand in Anwesenheit von Bundesministerin Prof. Dr. Johanna Wanka statt.

18 September 2017
Construction milestone for pioneering offshore windfarm

13 September 2017 - Wind turbine foundations are now in place off the coast of Blyth to mark the latest stage of a pioneering offshore wind farm development.

18 September 2017
Plans unveiled for prime waterfront site at Horgan’s Quay, Cork

Cork, 7 September 2017 - HQ Developments Limited, a joint venture between BAM Ireland and the Clarendon Group, has announced its plans for a new Urban Quarter at Horgan’s Quay, Cork. This six-acre prime City Centre site adjoins Kent Railway Station and benefits from 160 metres frontage on to the River Lee.

12 September 2017

Hemel Hempstead, 12 September 2017 - Dover District Council has given the go ahead for the construction of a new £26 million Dover District Leisure Centre.  Construction will start on the 2.1ha site in Whitfield later this month with a planned opening early in 2019. Following competitive tenders, the Council has awarded a contract to BAM Construction to create the new leisure centre.

12 September 2017
BAM wins large scale city redevelopment project in Amsterdam

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 12 September 2017 – Royal BAM Group’s area and property developer AM will acquire the former Bijlmer prison in Amsterdam from the Rijksvastgoedbedrijf (the Central Government Real Estate Agency).

8 September 2017
Artists impression

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 8 September 2017 – The Flemish-Dutch Scheldt Commission (Vlaams-Nederlandse Scheldecommissie, VNSC, a partnership between the Netherlands and Flanders for jointly managing the Scheldt estuary) has commissioned the Sassevaart joint venture the contract to construct a new lock at Terneuzen. The contract value is more than €753 million. The Sassevaart joint venture consists of BAM (the Dutch and Belgian sister companies BAM Infra and BAM Contractors), DEME (DEME Infra Marine Contractors B.V. and Dredging International N.V.) and the Belgian contractor Algemene Aannemingen Van Laere N.V.

7 September 2017
BAM appointed to build Swindon’s Church of England Academy

Hemel Hempstead, 7 September 2017 - The Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) have appointed BAM Construction to build The Deanery Church of England Academy, a brand new secondary school in Swindon which will join the Diocese of Bristol Academies Trust (DBAT).

7 September 2017
Solar panel installation

Hemel Hempstead, 7 September 2017 - BAM Energy, BAM FM’s energy division, has funded the installation of a 140.25 kWp PV system at the new Three Rivers Academy in Surrey, which is currently being built by BAM Construction. The agreement has released a significant sum from the construction budget that the client can spend on other critical areas of the build.

5 September 2017
Crewe UTC contractors celebrate the old and the young as project team departs

Hemel Hempstead, 1 September 2017 - Completing the new UTC in Crewe has marked a very different experience for two of the construction team behind the £12 million building.