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31 August 2022
Dawlish railway better protected as new sea wall reaches key milestone

(Press release NetworkRail:) London, 31 August 2022 - The railway through Dawlish is now better protected as construction of the new, bigger sea wall has reached another major milestone.

26 August 2022
BAM reports transactions under its current share buy-back programme

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 26 August 2022 – Royal BAM Group nv has repurchased 754,792 of its own shares in the period from 19 August 2022 up to and including 26 August 2022 at an average price of €2.71. The consideration for this repurchase was €2.1 million.

24 August 2022
Construction of the new bridge begins in the southside of Glasgow

(Press release Network Rail:) Glasgow, 24 August 2022 - Work to construct the new bridge over the railway at Nithsdale Road in Glasgow’s Southside is now underway following successful demolition of the old structure.

24 August 2022
Globe Point is first new office development to complete in Leeds in 2022

(Press release CEG:) Leeds, 23 August 2022 - CEG has completed its 37,800 sq ft seven-storey office development on Globe Road, marking the first new build office to be delivered in Leeds this year.

23 August 2022
BAM helps build a Martian house

Bristol, 23 August 2022 - Building A Martian House, a public art project built with the help of BAM, has been unveiled to the public in Bristol.

22 August 2022
Chris Williams

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 22 August 2022 - The shareholders of Invesis today announced that Kieron Meade, Chief Executive Officer, will be stepping down from his position to retire at the end of the year. Invesis’ Chief Finance Officer, Chris Williams, has been announced as his successor and will take on the role of CEO with effect from 1 November 2022. Mr Meade will remain as a Board Director until the end of the year to facilitate the transition.

19 August 2022
BAM confirms start share buyback programme

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 19 August 2022 – As announced on 18 August 2022, today Royal BAM Group nv starts its share buyback programme for 5,287,888 ordinary shares to fulfill its obligations for the various running share-based employee incentive schemes vesting up to April 2025.

18 August 2022
Port of Milford Haven breaks ground on key phase of marine renewable energy project

(Press release Port of Milford Haven:) 17 August 2022 - The construction of a new supersize slipway and new workboat pontoons is now underway at Pembroke Port. It marks a big step forward in the realisation of the Port of Milford Haven’s vision for the Milford Haven Waterway to play a vital role in driving new green growth across the region, while supporting the country’s transition to a net zero future.

18 August 2022
BAM reports €182 million adjusted EBITDA in first half-year

Royal BAM Group nv delivered a strong first half-year of 2022, based on a solid operational performance, further de-risking on projects and substantial progress with divestments. The net result improved significantly to €86 million. The cash position and order backlog remain at a good level. For 2022, BAM expects to deliver an adjusted EBITDA margin of at least 4 per cent, excluding the anticipated result on the Wayss & Freytag divestment. BAM expects to propose a dividend over the full-year 2022.

17 August 2022
BAM to complete construction of Schiphol A pier

(Press release Royal Schiphol Group:) Schiphol, the Netherlands, 15 August 2022 – Schiphol has awarded the definitive contract for the completion of its A Pier to BAM Bouw en Techniek. During the tendering procedure, BAM Bouw en Techniek convincingly demonstrated that it had the capacity in house to take on this contract. The focus of the tendering procedure was on cooperation within an integrated construction team and stakeholder management.

15 August 2022
Scope 3 emissions guidance provides big step forward for achieving net zero buildings

Hemel Hemstead, 15 August 2022 - Guidance has been issued for the first time setting out how the emissions of buildings in operation can achieve net zero carbon.

11 August 2022
Partners behind Birmingham’s highest office building hand over £22,500 to support families of ill children

Birmingham, 11 August 2022 - The construction and development partners behind 103 Colmore Row, the recently completed building which became the tallest offices outside London, have raised £22,500 to support the families of poorly children.

8 August 2022
Invesis drives US market push with first US appointment

8 August 2022 - Leading global investor and developer Invesis has today appointed Carlos Lopez Vilardell as Vice President of Business Development in the United States as part of its strategy to become a leading player in the US infrastructure investment market. The appointment of Lopez cements the United States as the firm’s number one new market priority.

4 August 2022
University Hospitals Schleswig-Holstein

Kiel/Lübeck, Germany, 4 August 2022 - On 4 August 2022 Invesis successfully completed the acquisition of DIF Capital Partner’s 45% stake in the University Hospitals Schleswig-Holstein (UKSH) project from the DIF Infrastructure III fund. This brings the Invesis shareholding in the project to 95%.

4 August 2022
Award ceremony

Camberley, 3 August 2022 - The Transpennine Route Upgrade West Alliance has won the Digital Construction Excellence Award at the Construction News Awards 2022. Described as a standout adoption of cutting-edge technology by the judges. The TRU digital construction team used innovative smart construction techniques to deliver the project safely and efficiently, aligning it with the Government’s ‘Construction 2025’ strategy and Digital Built Britain agenda. It really sets the standard for the way digital is deployed on infrastructure projects in the UK, with the CN judges commenting how it provided ‘Productive and quality driven benefits with scalability’.

3 August 2022
Bus

(Press release Leeds City Council:) Leeds, 3 August 2022 - The A647 Stanningley Road bus infrastructure improvements to ease congestion in peak times along the Leeds to Bradford route is complete.

1 August 2022
Tunnel Boring Machine Jill - Source: Riverlinx

(News release Riverlinx:) London, 28 July 2022 - The cutter head for the Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM) for Silvertown Tunnel was carefully lowered into the shaft last week – making another milestone for the project.