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23 June 2022
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Kill, Co. Kildare, Ireland, 23 June 2022 - Kier BAM Joint Venture (JV) has secured a place on Northern Ireland Water’s £1.2 billion Major Project Partnership Framework (MPPF). The JV has been appointed to Lot 2, the highest value Lot on the framework.

22 June 2022
Grace & Green organic bamboo pads

Camberley, 21 June 2022 ­­- BAM has teamed up with new supplier Grace & Green to provide plastic free sanitary products to help provide better workplace environments for women in construction.

22 June 2022
Competition to name the new Carrigaline Western Relief Road

(Press release Cork County Council:) Cork, Ireland, 21 June 2022 - The new Carrigaline Western Relief Road will be named by the local community, following a proposal by the Elected Members of Carrigaline Municipal District. Children attending schools in Carrigaline together with members of the public are invited to submit their proposed name, which should recognise the links to Carrigaline’s past while also considering the towns future.

21 June 2022
Delta Marine Consultants to explore feasibility of modular coastal protection system in Singapore

Modular system is based on DMC’s proven XblocPlus solution for coastal protection, which will be tailored to suit Singapore’s wave climate and local site conditions

Singapore, 20 June 2022 – Delta Marine Consultants (DMC) will work with national coastal protection agency PUB to assess the feasibility of implementing its modular system, XblocPlus, along suitable sections of Singapore’s coastline to tackle sea level rise.

21 June 2022
BAM confirmed for net zero carbon in operation school in Wigan

Hemel Hempstead, 20 June 2022 - BAM has been appointed through the Department for Education’s high value framework to redevelop Fred Longworth High School in Tyldesley, in Wigan, Greater Manchester. The £24 million contract will see BAM create a three-storey teaching block, to be handed over in September 2023. It will be Net Zero Carbon in Operation.

21 June 2022
BAM agrees to sell German infrastructure company Wayss & Freytag Ingenieurbau to ZECH Building

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 21 June 2022 - Royal BAM Group nv has reached agreement on the sale of the shares of the German operating company Wayss & Freytag Ingenieurbau to ZECH Building SE, in which all construction activities of the Zech Group are bundled. The transaction is subject to approval by the competition authorities and is expected to be completed in the third quarter.

13 June 2022
HS2 starts work on first pioneering ‘Green Tunnel’

(Press release HS2:) London, 10 June 2022 - First of five HS2 ‘green tunnels’ that, when complete, will be covered by earth and host trees and shrubs to fit in with the surrounding countryside

9 June 2022
Topping out ceremony for the Fehmarnbelt link’s tunnel factory

(Press release Femern A/S:) 8 June 2022 - The installation of the roof on the first of the three production halls for the Fehmarnbelt tunnel’s concrete elements is now complete. A topping out ceremony at the Rødbyhavn construction site marked the event for the 1,000 workers.

7 June 2022
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Hemel Hempstead, 7 June 2022 - A leading UK construction, facilities management and property developer has been confirmed as the construction partner for phase one of Nuneaton town centre’s Abbey Street development.

7 June 2022
'Topping out’ ceremony marks major milestone in The Shipping Office project

Dublin, 3 June 2022 - Marlet Property Group and BAM recently celebrated the ‘topping out’ of The Shipping Office on Sir John Rogerson’s Quay. The completion of the structure marks a major milestone for the development that will become a landmark for Dublin’s South Docklands due to its exceptional location and unique design.

7 June 2022
BAM is the gold sponsor of this year’s Construction News Decarbonising Construction Conference

Hemel Hempstead, 5 June 2022 - BAM is proud to be gold sponsor of the Construction News Decarbonising Construction Conference. The Conference which will be held online on 14-15 June, will focus on the practical steps that the industry can take to strengthen its journey to net zero.