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5 August 2019
Women in Engineering partnership up for top award

(News release University of Strathclyde:) Glasgow, 2 August 2019 - A partnership aimed at encouraging more women into engineering has been nominated for a prestigious award.

2 August 2019
Sir James Bevan taking part in a sod turning event in the local community.

The project will better protect more than 1,600 homes and businesses in Carlisle, Cumbria.

(Press release Environment Agency:) London, 31 July 2019 - This week, the Environment Agency is starting work on a new £25 million flood risk management scheme that will better protect more than 1,600 homes and businesses in Carlisle, Cumbria.

2 August 2019
Park and Ride - Elland Road: Cllr Lisa Mulherin and Cllr Kim Groves (centre) joined by Connecting Leeds partners from Leeds CC, West Yorkshire Combined Authority, First Buses and BAM Nuttall.

(News release Leeds City Council:) Leeds, 2 August 2019 - Construction work to create an extra 550 spaces to Elland Road park and ride has started.

29 July 2019
Commitment to initial funding for SMR welcomed by consortium

(Press release Rolls-Royce:) London, 23 July 2019 - Our consortium warmly welcomes the Government’s decision to advance our new innovative small modular reactor programme.

23 July 2019
Apperley Bridge

Press release Environment Agency:) London, 22 July 2019 - Survey works are starting at a listed bridge in Bradford, to create a detailed design to reduce flood risk in the area for the Leeds Flood Alleviation Scheme.

22 July 2019
Artist's impression

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 22 July 2019 – BAM Lux, a subsidiary of the Walloon BAM company Galère, has been awarded a contract by the Luxembourg real estate firm Feltes & Associés Promotion for the structural works of an office in Strassen, just west of Luxembourg City. The contract value is €18 million.

19 July 2019

18 July 2019 - The new M11 Gorey to Enniscorthy motorway bypass in County Wexford has been officially opened to traffic today. Three new sections of road combine to create the M11 Gorey to Enniscorthy Public Private Partnership Scheme, the M11/N11 mainline, the N30 dual carriageway and the N30 mainline. The scheme will result in reductions in travel times on the Dublin to Wexford route of approximately 15 minutes during off-peak times and 30 minutes during peak times.

8 July 2019
BAM lowers full year outlook; maintains 2020 strategic targets
  • Outlook for full year 2019 lowered to an adjusted result before tax margin of around 1 per cent
  • Higher than expected costs for a civil project and a small number of construction projects in Germany (approximately €65 million) and a BAM International project (approximately €25 million)
  • Part of these costs will be recovered, but claim recognitions currently are not foreseen in 2019
  • As a result BAM will report a loss for the first half of 2019; detailed first half year figures on 22 August 2019
  • Continuing solid performance in the UK, Ireland, PPP and Dutch Construction and Property
  • BAM’s cash position remains solid, in line with the level of mid-2018
5 July 2019
London Stansted’s car park

(News release London Stansted Airport:) London, 4 July 2019 - London Stansted has officially opened its first multi-storey car park, the latest phase in its transformation project.

2 July 2019
BAM seeks funding partner for major Leeds Build to Rent scheme

(Press release BTR Capital Partners Ltd:) Leeds, 2 July 2019 – BAM Properties, the UK development arm of Royal BAM Group, has appointed BTR Capital Partners to identify a funding partner for one of the UK’s most significant regional Build to Rent (BTR) developments located in Leeds city centre.

2 July 2019
Artist's impression

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 2 July 2019 – BAM PPP PGGM - together with the Pulse consortium members, Pacific Partnerships, DIF and Ghella Investments and Partnerships - have reached financial close with the State of Queensland to deliver the Tunnel, Stations and Development (TSD) package of Brisbane’s Cross River Rail Project.

1 July 2019
Richtfest bei der Großsporthalle Heidelberg

Heidelberg, 1 Juli 2019 - Mit rund 150 Gästen konnte BAM am 25. Juni die Fertigstellung des Rohbaus der Großsporthalle Heidelberg feiern.

1 July 2019
Consortium Geldof and BAM Contractors nv builds one of the largest propane tanks in Europe

Antwerp, 28 June 2019 - Oiltanking Antwerp Gas Terminal (OTAGT) awards Engicon NV (Geldof) and BAM Contractors nv (BAM) an EPC contract for the construction of a fully refrigerated 135.000 cbm storage tank in the port of Antwerp.

1 July 2019
Consistently profitable performance is our platform to grow, says BAM Construct UK

Hemel Hempstead, 1 July 2019 - BAM Construct UK has reported increased profits and consistent turnover for 2018. The company has seven operating companies in the construction sector, plus separate businesses for plant hire, services engineering, facilities management, property development and design. By combining these services the company is able comprehensively to deliver any project in the built environment.

28 June 2019
Acute Mental Health Inpatient Centre at Belfast City Hospital

(News release GRAHAM:) Belfast, 28 June 2019 – GRAHAM-BAM Healthcare Partnership (GBHP) has completed the construction of a new £33 million Acute Mental Health Inpatient Centre at Belfast City Hospital on behalf of the Belfast Health and Social Care Trust.

27 June 2019
Europe’s first hyperloop a step closer to offering a green alternative to short-haul flights

Delft, the Netherlands, June 27, 2019 - Hardt Hyperloop proudly reveals first complete European hyperloop system at their ‘Grand Reveal’ event, with emphasis on innovative Hyperloop Lane-Switch technology. Next to the completion of the hyperloop system, Hardt plans larger ambitious project.

26 June 2019
BAM logo

(Press release Leeds City Council:) Leeds, 26 June 2019 – The next phase of work on a major project to protect Leeds from the risk of flooding has been confirmed after the contract for it to proceed was signed today.

25 June 2019
UCLan’s Engineering Innovation Centre

Timelapse footage shows completion of the £35 million building

(Press release University of Central Lancashire:) Preston, 24 June 2019 - Construction of the University of Central Lancashire’s (UCLan) Engineering Innovation Centre (EIC) has now completed.

21 June 2019
Artist's impression

Lincoln, 20 June 2019 - The University of Lincoln has appointed BAM Construction to deliver the next stage of the Lincoln Medical School.

17 June 2019
BAM completes share buy-back programme

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 17 June 2019 – Royal BAM Group nv has completed its current share buy-back programme for 4,482,030 ordinary shares as announced on 21 May 2019, to neutralise the dilution effect of the issue of stock dividend and to fulfil its obligations deriving from the performance share plan.