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30 June 2020
Settlement North/South metro project, Cologne (2009)

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 30 June 2020 – The City of Cologne, Cologne Public Transport (KVB) and the joint venture (‘Arge’) that constructed a section of Cologne’s North/South metro line have reached an agreement to settle all outstanding claims with regard to this project, including damages caused by the collapse of the building of the City archives on 3 March 2009.

22 June 2020
Benton Park Secures Planning Permission for State of the Art New School

Hemel Hempstead, 22 June 2020 - Benton Park School has received formal planning permission approval for its £28.5 million new school building to proceed. Commissioned by Leeds City Council, the contract to build the new school was awarded to BAM Construction via the City Council’s LEP process, against strong competition. BAM is now on site with preliminary works and with full covid-19 protocols in force.

19 June 2020
Work starts again to improve flood defences in Lower Bootham

(Press release Environment Agency:) London, 18 June 2020 - Work is back on track to improve flood protection in a section of the York Flood Alleviation Scheme

19 June 2020
Construction site Bury

(Press release Environment Agency:) London, 18 June 2020 - Phase 2 of a multi-million pound scheme to reduce flood risk to more than 800 homes and businesses across Radcliffe and Redvales will get underway in the coming weeks.

17 June 2020
Depot Boijmans Van Beuningen: Accessible for three days

(Press release Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen:) Rotterdam, the Netherlands, 15 June 2020 - Construction of the Depot Boijmans Van Beuningen - the world’s first publicly accessible art depot - is almost complete. From September 25-27 the Depot will open its doors to the public for the first time.

15 June 2020
BAM at Aintree Hospital

Hemel Hempstead, 15 June 2020 - Aintree University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (Fazakerley, Liverpool) is moving ahead with its plan to transform the main entrance and tower block of Aintree Hospital, by appointing a contractor to commence work.

10 June 2020
Hyperloop can play major role in Schiphol becoming the envisioned sustainable multi-modal hub

(Press release Hardt:) Delft, the Netherlands, 10 June 2020 - Amsterdam Airport Schiphol will expand its involvement in hyperloop by continuing the partnership with Dutch hyperloop company Hardt Hyperloop, that was first announced in 2018. Since then, the parties have conducted a joint study, that shows hyperloop can play a major role in Schiphol becoming the envisioned sustainable multi-modal hub. The study predicts that hyperloop can substitute up to 12.5 million of the passengers that will travel through Schiphol by 2050.

10 June 2020
Mr Bob Elfring and Mrs Denise Koopmans

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 10 June 2020 – The Supervisory Board of Royal BAM Group nv intends to nominate Mr Bob Elfring and Mrs Denise Koopmans for appointment to the Supervisory Board at an Extraordinary General Meeting (date to be determined) for a period which will end with the Annual General Meeting in 2024. The nomination of Mr Elfring relates to the vacancy that will arise from the already announced retirement of Mr Noy. Mr Noy will hand over the chair of the Supervisory Board to Mr Rottinghuis after the Extraordinary General Meeting. The nomination of Mrs Koopmans is in anticipation of the retirement of Mrs Mahieu in relation to the expiration of her third term of appointment.

8 June 2020
New generation of solar panels incorporated into facades

(Press release TNO:) Delft, the Netherlands, 6 June 2020 - After years of research, experimentation and testing, a new generation of solar panels comes onto the market that can be unwitnessed incorporated into large surfaces. This week, the solar-powered facade panels were installed in the facade of BAM's head office in Bunnik. They can be fabricated in any size and colour pattern, and will help to make the built environment energy-neutral in an attractive way.

5 June 2020
Group photo

(Press release Sheffield Hallam University:) Sheffield, 4 June 2020 - Sheffield Hallam University has appointed three partner suppliers to form the Hallam Alliance, a ground-breaking new construction industry procurement and delivery model which aims to inspire change in the industry.

4 June 2020
Artist's impression Scheldetunnel

Antwerp, Belgium, 3 June 2020 - LANTIS, the project developer responsible for the prestigious ‘Oosterweel link’, which will complete the Antwerp Ring Road, has awarded the contract for the construction of the Scheldt tunnel to the Tijdelijke Handelsvennootschap Combinatie Oosterweeltunnel (THV COTU) consortium today, 3 June 2020.

3 June 2020
Composition Executive Committee

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 3 June 2020 – Mr R. Vollebregt MRICS, member of the Executive Committee of Royal BAM Group nv as COO for the business line Civil engineering, has announced that he wishes to pursue his career outside BAM.