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26 March 2018
New IAA Air Traffic Control Tower at Dublin Airport will facilitate Parallel Runway Operations by 2021 and be one of the Tallest Structures in Ireland

(Press release Irish Aviation Authority:) Dublin, 23 March 2018 - The Irish Aviation Authority (IAA) has commenced the construction of a new 86.9 metre-high air traffic control (ATC) tower at Dublin Airport, which is required to facilitate parallel runway operations by 2021.

26 March 2018
BAM confirmed as contractor for 100 Embankment

Salford, 26 March 2018 - BAM Construction has been appointed as lead contractor to deliver 100 Embankment, the second and final phase of the Embankment scheme in Salford’s Greengate neighbourhood.

23 March 2018
Artists impression

(News release Paradise Birmingham:) Birmingham, 23 March 2018 - Work on One Chamberlain Square at Paradise Birmingham has restarted after the appointment of a new main contractor.

22 March 2018
University of Leeds selects preferred contractor to deliver their flagship and innovative Sir William Henry Bragg Building

Hemel Hempstead, 21 March 2018 - The University of Leeds has named BAM Construction as their preferred contractor to deliver the Sir William Henry Bragg Building, the new home for the schools of Computing and Physics & Astronomy. The new building will also incorporate the Bragg Centre for Materials Research, bringing together researchers from across the university campus to create an environment generating ground-breaking, interdisciplinary, research and to deliver an accelerated impact of research to society.

16 March 2018
Rijkswaterstaat awards Afsluitdijk project to Levvel consortium

Rotterdam/Bunnik/Utrecht, the Netherlands, 16 March 2018 - Rijkswaterstaat (part of the Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment and responsible for the design, construction, management and maintenance of the main infrastructure facilities in the Netherlands) has awarded the Afsluitdijk project to the Levvel consortium. This joint venture is formed by Van Oord Aberdeen Infrastructure Partners B.V. (46%), BAM PPP PGGM Infrastructure Coöperatie U.A. (46%) and RebelValley B.V. (8%). Levvel will be responsible for design, build, finance and 25 years maintenance of the strengthened Afsluitdijk. Construction works are expected to start in the autumn of 2018. In 2023, works on the Afsluitdijk will be completed. The net present value of the project is approximately €550 million.

9 March 2018
Launch of Chambers Ireland CSR Awards 2018

Kill. 6 March 2018 - Chambers Ireland today (6 March 2018) launched the Corporate Social Responsibility Awards 2018. The CSR Awards, sponsored by BAM Ireland, offer the business community a chance to promote and highlight the best practice CSR activities taking place in companies of all sizes across Ireland. The Awards showcase projects that help to improve the workplace for the benefit of all employees; that engage with and help to improve the communities in which business operate and that are environmentally responsible.

8 March 2018
BAM International supports International Women’s Day 2018

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 8 March 2018 – Today, BAM International celebrated International Women’s Day 2018 – themed ‘#Press for Progress’ – at its sites and offices around the world and in its head office in The Hague, the Netherlands. The objective of the event was to support the growing diversity in BAM International’s own workforce and to support women in their career paths to higher positions worldwide, both of which are among BAM International’s key targets.

6 March 2018
West London scheme gives eight young people an apprenticeship

Hemel Hempstead, 6 March 2018 - As the UK’s national apprenticeship week launches (5-9 March), it has emerged that eight young people have gained their first taste of construction at a brand new West London multi-faith school which is preparing to open. Nishkam School in Isleworth gave the students their big break, thanks to construction company BAM.

5 March 2018
BAM appointed by Balliol College, Oxford to create new student accommodation

Oxford, 5 March 2018 - The world’s oldest college, Balliol College in Oxford, has appointed BAM Construction to create the student accommodation for the first phase of its Master’s Field masterplan.

1 March 2018
Transfer Bijlmerbajes to consortium of AM, AT Capital and Cairn

Amsterdam, 1 March 2018 - On 1 March 2018, the consortium of real estate developer AM, AT Capital and Cairn will receive the Bijlmerbajes formally from the government. From this moment on, the terrain will be rapidly transforming into the new car-free city district of Amsterdam: Bajes Kwartier.