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25 June 2021
Volunteers

Hemel Hempstead, 24 June 2021 - 14 volunteers have joined together to transform a garden at Tedworth House, Wiltshire, a recovery centre for Wounded Injured and Sick Serving Military Personnel.

23 June 2021
Solid Main Award Digital & BIM for A10/A24

Berlin / Frankfurt am Main, 23. Juni 2021 - HABAU Ges.mbH and Wayss & Freytag Ingenieurbau AG were awarded the main prize in the Digital & BIM category of the Solid BautechPreis Austria 2021 for the A10/A24 availability model project. Together with the partners of the Arge Havellandautobahn, Wayss & Freytag Ingenieurbau is constructing a total of around 64 kilometres of motorway between the Pankow interchange and the Neuruppin junction while the motorway remains in operation.

23 June 2021
Construction's first industry-wide flexible working pilot finds wellbeing soars

Rates of wellbeing improve across the board - with no negative impact on budget or deadline -

  • Results from the Timewise Construction Pioneers programme are published today.
  • Programme has been led by industry body Build UK and designed by flexible working consultancy Timewise
  • Tested different forms of flexible working onsite with construction workers over the course of 18 months.
  • With 4 major employers (the Pioneers): BAM Construct UK, BAM Nuttall, Skanska UK and Willmott Dixon.
  • Participants recorded large increase in feelings of wellbeing.
  • ALL projects were completed without any negative impact on deadline or budget.
  • Long term goal is to help the industry enhance working patterns in order to attract a more diverse workforce and tackle persistent skills shortages.

London, 22 June 2021 - Timewise, the flexible working consultants today publish the results of their ground-breaking Timewise Construction Pioneers programme – an 18 month project that has re-designed shift patterns in onsite roles, to enable more flexible working, enhanced wellbeing and a better work-life balance.

21 June 2021
BAM adopts plant-based fuels to help slash UK carbon emissions

Use of Hydrotreated Vegetable Oil (HVO) set to reduce net CO2 emissions from construction machinery by up to 90%

Camberley / Hemel Hempstead, 21 June 2021 - BAM has committed to running all of its UK construction machinery using recycled cooking oil, contributing to goals focused on reducing carbon emissions from its activities.

18 June 2021
Supporting an inclusive and diverse construction sector, BAM Nuttall achieves Disability Confident Employer, Level 2

Camberley, 18 June 2021 - BAM Nuttall has been accredited Level 2 of the Government’s Disability Confident Scheme, recognising a sustained commitment to creating environments for disabled people, and people with health conditions, to fulfil their potential and achieve their aspirations.

17 June 2021
Low-Carbon Concrete Turns Dawlish Sea Wall a Greener Shade of Grey
  • Rail resilience project reduces carbon impact by two-thirds with use of low carbon concrete
  • 1,130-tonne carbon dioxide saving predicted compared to traditional concrete

Dawlish, 17 June 2021 – Network Rail’s coastal protection scheme on the south Devon coastline is benefitting from the latest in construction technology, with low carbon concrete being used to reinforce the new, bigger sea wall structure at Dawlish.

17 June 2021
BAM divides Dutch Construction and Property activities to strengthen market position

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 17 June 2021 – Effective 1 July 2021, Royal BAM Group nv will divide its operating company BAM Bouw en Vastgoed Nederland bv into BAM Bouw en Techniek bv, BAM Residential bv and BAM Specials bv. This transition has no implications for the employees.

15 June 2021
BAM PPP consortium selected Preferred Bidder on Egied Van Broeckhoven School, Belgium

15 June 2021 - BAM PPP, as part of the ABC 02 consortium, has been awarded Preferred Bidder status on the Egied Van Broeckhoven School in Belgium by the Flemish Government.

15 June 2021
BAM repaid its convertible bond

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 15 June 2021 – Royal BAM Group nv announces that the company has repaid its unsecured subordinated convertible bond (ISIN XS1431302741) on the initial agreed repayment date.

14 June 2021
BAM Nuttall credits strong foundation of collaboration for delivering solid performance in 2020

Camberley, 14 June 2021 - In 2020, BAM Nuttall’s turnover exceeded 2019 levels, £844m (2019: £770m), despite challenging market conditions delivering a profit before tax of £11.6m (2019: £15.3m), resulting in a margin of 1.4% (2019: 2.0%).

11 June 2021
Artist's impression

(Press release Arc-Tec:) Glasgow / Perth, 10 June 2021 - Arc-Tech (Scotland), one of Scotland’s leading Building Services providers, continues to advance the installation of Mechanical and Electrical works at Perth City Halls.

9 June 2021
Atlantic Square building handed over to HMRC

Glasgow, 9 June 2021 - A joint venture between BAM Properties and TCP Developments has handed over the keys to Building 1, Atlantic Square in Glasgow’s International Financial Services District to HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC), which is leading the delivery of Phase 1 of UK Government Hubs.

9 June 2021
Denmark Hill station

Camberley, 4 June 2021 - Denmark Station Enhancement Project in London has been shortlisted for the Sustainable Business Award at Rail Awards 2021.

4 June 2021
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Second set of defence gates for Port of Boston delivered today

(Press release Environment Agency:) London, 4 June 2021 - The Environment Agency’s Boston Barrier scheme has reached another milestone with the arrival on site of the second set of defence gates today (Friday 4 June 2021).

3 June 2021
BAM’s FM business receives accreditation from the Living Wage Foundation

Hemel Hempstead, 3 June 2021 - BAM Facilities Management, part of BAM Construct UK, has become accredited as a ‘Living Wage Foundation Recognised Service Provider.’

2 June 2021
Appointment of design and build contractor for new Leeds pathology laboratory

Leeds, 2 June 2021 - A new £27 million state-of-the-art pathology laboratory based at St James’s Hospital, Leeds has moved a step closer with the appointment of BAM Construction as the design and build contractor.

1 June 2021
Principal European Core Fund acquires forward funded Helix office building in Utrecht from area developer AM

Utrecht, the Netherlands, 1 June 2021 - Principal Real Estate Europe, on behalf of the Principal European Core Fund (PECF), has completed the acquisition of the 10,000 sqm Helix office building in Utrecht, which it forward funded in a €44 million development agreement with area developer AM in January 2020. This marks the completion of the transfer of the building from AM to PECF.