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11 November 2019
Neubau geschafft! Umbau läuft: UKSH eröffnet sein Klinikum der Zukunft am Campus Lübeck

(Pressemitteilung UKSH, Universitätsklinikum Schleswig-Holstein:) Lübeck, 08. November 2019 - Historischer Meilenstein am Universitätsklinikum Schleswig-Holstein: Mit einer Feierstunde und einem Tag der offenen Tür hat das Klinikum der Zukunft am Freitag, 8. November 2019, am Campus Lübeck seine Pforten geöffnet. Mehr als 3.000 Gäste und Besucher, darunter 500 Persönlichkeiten des öffentlichen Lebens, verschafften sich einen Eindruck vom neuen zentralen Klinikgebäude. Schleswig-Holsteins Ministerpräsident Daniel Günther eröffnete gemeinsam mit Prof. Dr. Jens Scholz, Vorstandsvorsitzender des UKSH, und Lübecks Bürgermeister Jan Lindenau eines der europaweit modernsten Medizinzentren.

8 November 2019
Jahrespressekonferenz zum Ausbau der A10/A24: Brandenburgs erstes ÖPP-Autobahnprojekt zieht erfolgreiche Zwischenbilanz

Pressemitteilung Havellandautobahn GmbH & Co. KG:) Oberkrämer, 7. November.2019 - Brandenburgs größtes Bundesfernstraßenprojekt, der als ÖPP-Verfügbarkeitsmodell vergebene Ausbau des nördlichen Berliner Rings und die Modernisierung der A24, startete im März 2018. Die Projektstrecke umfasst einen insgesamt ca. 65 Kilometer langen Abschnitt der A10 und der A24 zwischen dem Autobahndreieck Pankow bis zur Anschlussstelle Neuruppin. Hier werden die A10 sechsstreifig ausgebaut und die A24 grundhaft erneuert, um dem zukünftigen Verkehrsaufkommen gerecht zu werden. Inzwischen befindet sich das Projekt im zweiten Jahr und erste Abschnitte der modernisierten Autobahn sind bereits befahrbar.

7 November 2019
UK Government and industry champion new compact nuclear power station

(Press release Rolls-Royce:) 5 November 2019 - Today UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) has confirmed it has provided initial match funding to the consortium of companies designing a new type of nuclear power station in the UK.

7 November 2019
BAM reports adjusted pre-tax result of €20.5 million in first nine months, reiterates full year outlook
  • In Q3, adjusted pre-tax result of €47.7 million
  • Solid contributions from Construction and Property led by Dutch residential, and from PPP
  • Civil engineering recovered in the third quarter, except at BAM International
  • Order book lower due to focus on quality above quantity and some specific market developments
  • Positive momentum in trade working capital efficiency; further increase in cash position in Q3

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5 November 2019
BAM wins second joint venture contract in Canada

(Web news BAM International:) The Hague, the Netherlands, 5 November 2019 – JGC-Fluor JV has awarded BJM, a joint venture between BAM International (the operating company of Royal BAM Group active outside Europe), JJM Construction (Canada) and Manson Construction (USA), the contract for the construction of the LNG Canada MOF, a material offloading facility to support the realisation of a LNG export facility in Kitimat on the west coast of Canada, British Columbia (approximately 600 km north-west of Vancouver).

5 November 2019
BAM appointed to deliver IKEA store in Jakarta

(Web news BAM International:) The Hague, the Netherlands, 5 November 2019 – PT Archipelago Property Development, a subsidiary of The Dairy Farm International Group, has appointed BAM International – the operating company of Royal BAM Group nv, active outside Western Europe – to deliver the construction of an IKEA store in Jakarta, Indonesia.

5 November 2019
BAM Belgium brings Interbuild and building department BAM Contractors together in a new company: BAM Interbuild

Brussels / Wilrijk, Belgium, 4 November 2019 - BAM Belgium is bringing its subsidiary Interbuild and the buildings division of BAM Contractors together in a new company: BAM Interbuild. In this way, the construction group bundles the qualities of these two entities in order to serve clients and customers in Flanders and Brussels even better.

5 November 2019
Heijmans and BAM apply for permit for asphalt plants joint venture

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 5 November 2019 - The Heijmans and BAM construction firms will be applying for a permit from the Netherlands Authority for Consumers & Markets (ACM) for the creation of a joint asphalt company.

1 November 2019

(Press release Network Rail:) 31 October 2019 - The new Kintore station continues to take shape with engineers installing the concrete shafts for its accessible footbridge.

1 November 2019
Contracts are signed for the largest infrastructural investment in County Mayo

(News release Mayo County Council:) Castlebar, County Mayo, Ireland, 31 October 2019 - Following the recent announcement of Cabinet approval for the construction of the N5 Westport to Turlough Road, contract signing took place at the offices of Mayo County Council, Áras an Chontae earlier this week.

30 October 2019
Topping out celebrations at Edinburgh’s Capital Square

Edinburgh, 21 October 2019 - The Right Honourable Lord Lieutenant, Lord Provost of the City of Edinburgh, Frank Ross joined representatives of BAM Properties, Hermes Investment Management, the £36 billion fund manager, and other invited guests, to celebrate the topping out of Capital Square, Edinburgh’s largest speculative office building.

30 October 2019
BAM secures another major leisure centre scheme

Hemel Hempstead, 29 October 2019 - Chiltern District Council has appointed BAM Construction as the preferred bidder to build its Chiltern Lifestyle Centre in Amersham.

29 October 2019
Infrastructure engineering contractor BAM Nuttall joins Northern Powerhouse Partnership

Camberley, 29 October 2019 - BAM Nuttall is proud to announce a new partnership with UK government's Northern Powerhouse Programme, joining hundreds of businesses, institutions and organisations sharing a passion for supporting growth in the North.

29 October 2019
BAM wins new health centre contract

Glasgow, 29 October 2019 - BAM Construction has been appointed by hub west Scotland to build Scotland’s biggest health centre in Parkhead, Glasgow.

28 October 2019
First tunnelling machine breaks ground on super sewer

Camberley, 28 October 2019 - BAM Nuttall, alongside its joint venture partners Morgan Sindall and Balfour Beatty, has seen one of their two tunnelling boring machines (TBM) become the first to break through the ground to complete a section of tunnel for London’s new super sewer.

25 October 2019
Port Talbot Cinema as it is

Hemel Hempstead, 25 October 2019 - After 20 years of standing derelict, Port Talbot Cinema finally sees contractors arrive on site to commence its delicate restoration. BAM Construction is beginning works under a pre-contract agreement with Neath Port Talbot Council to re-develop the grade II listed art deco building that was once frequented by Anthony Hopkins and Richard Burton.

25 October 2019
BAM partners pioneering study of flexible working in construction sector

Camberley / Hemel Hempstead, 25 October 2019 - Two of Britain’s largest contractors - behind major schemes such as the British Antarctic Survey and the British headquarters for Facebook - have combined to assist a pioneering study into flexible working on construction sites. The two sister companies – BAM Nuttall and BAM Construct UK–– have a shared turnover of around £1.6 billion and a collectively employs over 5,000 people. They are throwing their weight behind a study (the construction pioneers programme) which is the first of its kind in the construction industry and is being led and co-ordinated by industry body Build UK together with workplace consultancy Timewise. Two further construction companies are part of the study which will lead to recommendations that are expected to shape the whole industry’s future approach to the subject.

18 October 2019
BAM Construction is Contractor of the Year at the Education Estates Annual Conference

Hemel Hempstead, 18 October 2019 - Construction company BAM has been selected as ‘contractor of the year’ at the Education Industry’s annual gathering.

18 October 2019
Liefkenshoek rail tunnel refinancing (Locorail n.v.)

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 18 October 2019 - BAM PPP have, on behalf of the 100% sponsor BAM PPP-PGGM, successfully refinanced the Liefkenshoek rail tunnel €580m of debt and associated interest swaps with the following existing lenders – European Investment Bank, BNG Bank, Société Générale, Banco Santander and the new lenders AG Insurance and Baloise Belgium. Société Générale is also acting as Agent and Account Bank.

15 October 2019
BAM Contractors, Vinalmont

Puurs-Sint-Amands/Bruxelles, le 15 octobre 2019 - BAM Contractors sa et Viabuild annoncent la fusion de leur usine d'asphalte, respectivement de Vinalmont et de Grimbergen, dans une nouvelle société : BV Asphalt. BAM Contractors et Viabuild deviendront partenaires à parts égales dans cette joint-venture. Ils mettent en commun leurs talents et leur expertise et renforcent ainsi le service aux clients.