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29 September 2021
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Hemel Hempstead, 29 September 2021 - BAM – one of the most sustainable UK contractors – has become a founding member of a new online tool to bring social suppliers and contractors together.

28 September 2021
Wayss & Freytag Ingenieurbau wins JV-contract to extend Rothensee waste-to-energy plant

Frankfurt, 28 September 2021 – Wayss & Freytag Ingenieurbau AG has been awarded the contract to build the extended shell of the third block for thermal waste utilisation at the Rothensee waste-to-energy plant in Magdeburg in Germany. The client is Müllheizkraftwerk Rothensee GmbH. The contract value is €30 million (of which 50 per cent for Wayss & Freytag Ingenieurbau).

27 September 2021
Another Major Milestone achieved for the new children’s hospital project with the substantial completion of the Outpatient & Emergency Care Unit, CHI at Tallaght

(Press release NPHDB:) Tallaght, 24 September 2021 – NPHDB hands over the new facility to Children’s Health Ireland for commissioning of services

The new facilities in CHI at Tallaght to be open for services by mid-November

23 September 2021
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(Press release Leeds College of Building:) Leeds, 22 September 2021 - This week, Leeds College of Building welcomes its first degree apprenticeship cohort to South Bank Campus.

22 September 2021
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Camberley, 22 September 2021 - A significant step towards the delivery of the Cross Tay Link Road has been made with the appointment of BAM Nuttall to deliver stage one (detailed design and advance work) for the project.

22 September 2021
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(Press release Environment Agency:) Ponteland, 21 September 2021 - More than 250 homes and businesses in Ponteland are better protected from flooding now Environment Agency work on a £2.7 million flood scheme has been completed.

21 September 2021
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Bristol, 21 September 2021 - Working on behalf of Network Rail, BAM Nuttall has substantially completed its first key phase of work to create a new entrance at Bristol Temple Meads, providing passengers with a gateway to the east of the city and the new Temple Quarter Enterprise Zone.

20 September 2021
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(News release Leeds City Council:) Leeds, 17 September 2021 - On 16 September Stourton park and ride was officially opened by the Minister for future of transport and environment, Minister Rachel Maclean MP. Minister Maclean was appointed Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department for Transport on 14 February 2020.

14 September 2021
Management appointment BAM Nuttall

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 14 September 2021 – The Executive Board of Royal BAM Group nv has appointed Ian Parish as Interim Managing Director of BAM Nuttall Ltd, effective 1 October 2021. Ian Parish rejoined BAM Nuttall in 2020 as Managing Director, Major Projects, and has more than 37 years combined experience during his three periods with the company.

13 September 2021
Fungi could help to prevent landslips

(News release University of Strathclyde:) Glasgow, 9 September 2021 - The role of fungi in helping to prevent landslips is being investigated in research led at the University of Strathclyde.

9 September 2021
New occupier signs up for Atlantic Square Building 2

Glasgow, 8 September 2021 - BAM TCP Atlantic Square has secured Atkins Limited as the first occupier for Building 2 at Atlantic Square. 2 Atlantic Square is a speculatively built Grade A office development situated in the heart of Glasgow’s International Financial Services District.

9 September 2021
BAM sells German building company BAM Deutschland to Zech Group and Gustav Zech Foundation

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 9 September 2021 – Royal BAM Group nv has reached agreement to sell the shares of its German operating company BAM Deutschland (including subsidiaries BAM Immobilien-Dienstleistungen and BAM Sports) to Zech Group SE and Gustav Zech Foundation. The transaction, which is subject to approval of the competition authorities, is expected to close in October. Financial details of the transaction are not being disclosed.

8 September 2021
Emotive suicide prevention video released to help construction workers; the sector suffers two suicides every working day

Hemel Hempstead, 8 September 2021 - Almost 500 construction workers take their own lives every year in the UK and Ireland. An wordless, emotive video has been released as a free resource to highlight the issue and provide guidance for anybody affected, ahead of Friday 10 September which is World Suicide Prevention Day.

1 September 2021
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Unique scheme to improve and maintain 240km of flood defences in the Norfolk Broads, one of Europe’s most important wetland areas

(Press release Environment Agency:) 1 September 2021 - A host of environmental benefits and flood defences for towns and villages around the Norfolk Broads are the result of a 20 year project reaching its conclusion.