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30 May 2019
RiverLinx consortium selected to deliver London’s Silvertown Tunnel Project

(Press release Transport for London:) London, 30 May 2019 - The RiverLinx consortium - comprising Aberdeen Standard Investments, BAM PPP PGGM, Cintra, Macquarie Capital and SK E&C - has been named by Transport for London (TfL) as Preferred Bidder to design, build, finance, operate and maintain the Silvertown tunnel in East London.

29 May 2019
Great Yarmouth’s Third River Crossing takes another step forward

(Press release Norfolk County Council :) 28 May 2019 - A Third River Crossing in Great Yarmouth is another step closer to becoming a reality after the Planning Inspectorate confirmed its formal acceptance of Norfolk County Council’s application for a Development Consent Order (DCO).

28 May 2019
BAM reports transactions under its current share buy-back programme

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 28 May 2019 – Royal BAM Group nv has repurchased 1,600,500 of its own shares in the period from 21 May 2019 up to and including 27 May 2019 at an average price of €3.65. The consideration for this repurchase was €5,841,593.01.

24 May 2019
Saqr Port expansion in Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates

The Hague, the Netherlands, 23 May 2019 – BAM International, the operating company of Royal BAM Group active outside Europe, has successfully completed Phase 1 and 2 of the Saqr Port Expansion. The combined project value was approximately €75 million. BAM International delivered the project to its client, Saqr Port, in Spring 2019.

24 May 2019
Bakers of the Edingburgh office with their cakes

Glasgow, 22 May 2019 - More than 800 BAM staff and subcontractors in Scotland downed tools across offices and sites to join colleagues around the globe celebrating the 150th anniversary of parent company, Royal BAM Group.

22 May 2019
First Antarctic construction season success

(News story British Antarctic Survey:) London, 21 May 2019 - ANTARCTICA: At the onset of the Antarctic winter British Antarctic Survey’s (BAS) Rothera Research Station bids farewell to 50 construction workers.  They have spent the last six months building the first phase of a new wharf for the new polar research ship RRS Sir David Attenborough.

21 May 2019
BAM confirms start share buy-back programme

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 21 May 2019 – As announced on 9 May 2019, today BAM starts its share buy-back programme for 4,482,030 ordinary shares to neutralise the dilution effect of the issue of stock dividend and to fulfil its obligations deriving from the performance share plan.

16 May 2019
BAM wins third contract for Technical University of Denmark

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 16 May 2019 – The Danish Building and Property Agency has awarded BAM Danmark a design and build contract to deliver two new buildings (4.540 m2) and to refurbish two existing buildings (3.080 m2) for DTU Risø DPIV, Vind Energy research (the wind energy department of the Technical University of Denmark) on DTU Risø Campus, City of Roskilde. The contract value is approximately €16 million. BAM Danmark expects to complete the project in July 2021.

13 May 2019
BAM donates tree to municipality of Bunnik for its 150th anniversary

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 13 May 2019 – The Executive Board of Royal BAM Group nv and representatives of the municipality of Bunnik have planted a Japanese honey tree (Styphnolobium japonicum) on the occasion of BAM's 150th anniversary. The European construction company BAM is planting 150,000 trees in this anniversary year.

13 May 2019
BAM Nuttall lead bidder for Brent Cross South infrastructure contract

Camberley, 13 May 2019 - BAM Nuttall is delighted to be selected as the preferred infrastructure contractor for the Brent Cross South development by the joint venture established between Argent Related and Barnet Council. The framework will deliver infrastructure over the next 10-15 year; a critical part of the project’s delivery, enabling the new town centre via improvements to community, social and leisure facilities for existing and new residents and businesses in this part of north London. The contract includes new and improved parks and public spaces; streets and roads; and services, drainage and utilities, in preparation for the construction of new homes, workspace and retail and leisure.

10 May 2019
Civils subcontractor agreed for Triton Knoll onshore substation construction

(Press release Siemens plc:) 9 May 2019 - Siemens has appointed UK firm BAM Nuttall as the main contractor to complete the civils work on the onshore substation phase of the Triton Knoll offshore wind farm project, in Lincolnshire.

10 May 2019
Artist's impression

(Press release Network Rail:) London, 10 May 2019 - Network Rail has awarded the contract for construction of the first phase of the Dawlish sea wall to BAM Nuttall ahead of work starting to increase resilience of the vital rail artery to the South West, which communities, businesses and visitors to this popular region depend on for connecting with the rest of the UK.

9 May 2019
You are not extracting full benefit of capital framework, construction firm tells NHS

Hemel Hempstead, 9 May 2019 - Hospitals are failing to capitalise on the potential of the framework for delivering their capital projects, says major contractor BAM.

9 May 2019
Announcement dividend exchange ratio and adjustment conversion price convertible bonds

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 9 May 2019 - Further to the announcement of 17 April 2019 on the payment of Royal BAM Group nv final dividend for the 2018 financial year, the number of dividend rights providing an entitlement to one ordinary share of Royal BAM Group nv (the exchange ratio) has been set at 29.97.

9 May 2019
BAM reports adjusted pre-tax result of €17 million, reiterates full year outlook
  • Revenue up by 11%, driven by a 20% increase in Construction and Property
  • Construction and Property: strong quarter supported by high number of Dutch homes sold
  • Civil engineering: result held back by the Netherlands and Belgium
  • PPP: solid performance, but lower contribution in absence of project transfers
  • Trade working capital efficiency improved, driven by a strong first quarter

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8 May 2019
BAM graduates rise to challenge

Glasgow, 8 May 2019 - Four trainees at BAM Construction have helped transform the outdoor learning space for pupils at St Luke’s Primary School in Dalkeith, Midlothian, as part of a unique company challenge.

7 May 2019
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Bunnik, the Netherlands, 7 May 2019 - Royal BAM Group nv has set a new science-based target for greenhouse gas emission reduction. BAM has committed to reduce the CO2 intensity of its operations by 50 per cent in 2030 compared to 2015. The target has been approved by the Science-Based Targets initiative (SBTi) and is aligned with the Paris climate agreement. BAM is one of the first companies in the construction industry and joins a limited group of 204 global companies with validated science-based targets.

3 May 2019
BAM Danmark plants fruit trees at day care centres in Copenhagen

Copenhagen, Denmark, 3 May 2019 – BAM Danmark (BAM’s Danish subsidiary for general building projects) is marking the 150th anniversary of its parent company Royal BAM Group by planting fruit trees at day care centers in Copenhagen. The Dutch-based construction and civil engineering Royal BAM Group is celebrating its anniversary by planting 150,000 trees all around the world to help preserve the planet for future generations.

1 May 2019

(News release UK Green Building Council:) London, 30 April 2019 - The UK Green Building Council (UKGBC) has today unveiled a framework for the UK construction and property industry to transition new and existing buildings to become net zero carbon by 2050, in line with the ambitions of the Paris Climate Agreement.