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19 August 2021
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Royal BAM Group nv reports for the first half-year of 2021 an adjusted EBITDA of €157 million versus an adjusted EBITDA of negative €54 million in the same period of 2020. All activities contributed to the operational improvement, with the exception of Dutch Civil engineering. The convertible bond (€120 million) and revolving credit facility (RCF; €400 million) were repaid in the period and the cash position remains solid. The order book of €13.8 billion remains high. BAM is making good progress with its new strategy, with continued focus on restructuring the portfolio, de-risking, increasing profitability and creating a sustainable platform for future growth. For 2021, BAM anticipates an adjusted EBITDA margin of around 3.5 per cent.

18 August 2021
Aerial picture

Camberley, 18 Auguts 2021 - Railway passengers in Greater Manchester moved one step closer to faster, more frequent, and more reliable trains this weekend after major railway upgrades were completed on time between Manchester Victoria, Rochdale and Stalybridge as part of the multi -billion-pound Transpennine Route Upgrade.

17 August 2021
Work on the slopes

Camberley, 17 August 2021 - BAM Nuttall, working on behalf of Network Rail, has completed a nine-day blockade in Bearsted to prevent rock fall onto the track.

17 August 2021
Learners working at the forging future campus

Leeds, 16 August 2021 - CEG and construction partner BAM are seeking an apprentice site manager for the Globe Point development on Water Lane in Leeds.

12 August 2021
Existing sewage works

(Press release Thames Water:) London, 11 August 2021 - Thames Water has announced the BAM Nuttall and Doosan Enpure joint venture will carry out the relocation of Guildford sewage treatment works.

11 August 2021
BAM helps local residents get a taste of construction

Hemel Hempstead, 10 August 2021 - Eleven residents who live near the Sky Studios Elstree site attended BAM’s Get into Construction Taster, which was held in partnership with Job Centre Plus (Department for Work and Pensions) and Clarion Residents, Housing association.

11 August 2021
Making a garden with a social conscience

Hemel Hempstead, 10 August 2021 - When June Wilkinson, one of BAM’s Education and Community co-ordinators, was approached about creating an outdoor seating area for the workforce at the Sky Studios, Elstree site, she knew it was the perfect opportunity to partner with some great social enterprises and charities.

11 August 2021
Cross River Rail breaks through at Roma Street

(News release Cross River Rail Delivery Authority:) Brisbane, 10 August 2021 - TBM Else, the first of Cross River Rail’s two massive Tunnel Boring Machines has broken through a rock wall into the huge underground cavern beneath Roma Street, marking the biggest milestone yet for this transformational project.

10 August 2021
HS2 takes extra 24,000 HGVs off Bucks roads as new rail freight depot opens

(News release HS2:) 10 August 2021 - HS2 this week opened a new railhead near the village of Calvert which will help the high speed rail project continue to deliver construction material by rail to its biggest Buckinghamshire site without putting extra lorries on local roads.

4 August 2021
Danielle (Danni) Aberg

Hemel Hempstead, 4 August 2021 - Danielle (Danni) Aberg has been appointed as BAM Construct UK’s Head of Social Impact. The newly created role reports directly to Chief Executive, James Wimpenny.

3 August 2021
key exchange

(News release Fife Council:) 2 August 2021 - Fife Council has officially taken ownership of the new Madras College in St Andrews. The keys were handed over to new Rector, Ken Currie, North East Fife Area Convener, Cllr. Donald Lothian and Cllr. Craig Walker, Convener of the Education and Children’s Services Sub-Committee from BAM’s Construction Director for Scotland, Martin Cooper.

2 August 2021
M8 footbridge pirouettes into place

Glasgow, 2 August 2021 - Drivers using Scotland's busiest motorway on Sunday morning were the first to drive under the new iconic footbridge successfully installed by BAM Nuttall over the weekend.

2 August 2021
Another brick in the wall – key milestone reached in Dawlish

(Press release Network Rail:) 2 August 2021 - The new sea wall at Dawlish is one step closer to completion following the successful installation of the concrete wall panels.

28 July 2021
BAM team at Aintree Hospital.

Hemel Hempstead, 27 July 2021 – BAM has completed work on the first phase of rejuvenating Aintree University Hospital, by creating a new main entrance and state-of-the-art tower block.

23 July 2021
Aerial view

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 23 July 2021 – BAM Ireland has been appointed as the main contractor for a significant Newmarket Square project in Dublin 8. The exciting new 29,570 sqm mixed-use development will consist of a 151-bed hotel and 413 apartments on the site of the former IDA Ireland Small Business Centre in the heart of the historic Liberties area of the city centre.

22 July 2021
Sighthill M8 bridge

(Press release Glasgow City Council:) Glasgow, 22 July 2021 - The main span of the new cyclist, pedestrian and wheeler bridge over the M8 connecting Sighthill and the nearby city centre will be installed overnight on 31 July / 1 August.

21 July 2021
Artist's impression Three New Bailey

Hemel Hempstead, 21 July 2021 - BAM North West team has been appointed by HMRC to fit-out the new UK Government Hub at 3 New Bailey, which will become home for some 2,000 staff during next year.

19 July 2021
HS2 designers cut carbon with pioneering new viaduct design

(News release HS2:) London, 19 July 2021 - HS2 has today [Monday 19th July 2021] revealed that its designers are on track to more than halve the amount of embedded carbon in one of the high speed rail project’s viaducts.

19 July 2021
5PRING, BAM Nuttall and AE Aerospace invite innovators to win an opportunity helping UK manufacturing lead 5G revolution

Birmingham/Wolverhampton/Solihull, 19 July 2021 - 5PRING – the consortium behind the UK’s first 5G commercial application accelerator – has announced a new manufacturing-themed accelerator programme. The programme sees leading civil engineers BAM Nuttall, and aerospace manufacturer AE Aerospace, working with 5PRING, to set a series of challenges for innovative start-ups and small-medium sized enterprises (SMES) to solve using 5G.

16 July 2021
BAM is gold sponsor of Construction News Decarbonising Construction conference

Hemel Hempstead, 15 July 2021 - BAM is proud to be the gold sponsor of the Construction News Decarbonising Construction conference. Taking place on 21-22 July, the conference will provide attendees with the opportunity to learn how net zero will impact businesses in the short to long term.