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30 March 2020
Updates statement about status of BAM sites: BAM building special Covid-19 facilities

Hemel Hempstead, 30 March 2020 - Following extensive checks and agreements with our project teams, clients and supply chain, we are re-starting work today at a number of sites across the UK including existing projects critical to the national Covid-19 effort. We are also starting work on new projects to build emergency Covid-19 wards.

26 March 2020
BAM pauses construction activity from tonight

Hemel Hempstead, 25 March 2020 - Construction activity at BAM Construct sites across the UK will pause from close of business on Wednesday 25 March to enable further detailed reviews of the working practices necessary to reduce the risks of Covid-19.

20 March 2020
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Bunnik, the Netherlands, 20 March 2020 - In compliance with the guidelines from the Belgian government, Royal BAM Group’s Belgian operating companies decided to close down their construction sites as of 18 March 2020. For all projects, contingency plans were established and the necessary measures were identified to preserve the interests of BAM and its clients.

20 March 2020
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Hemel Hempstead, 20 March 2020 - BAM Construct UK has become one of the first firms in the UK to become accredited to Kitemark standard for Building Information Modelling (BIM).

19 March 2020
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Hemel Hempstead, 19 March 2020 - BAM’s evolving Minor Works business has achieved a major win by being appointed to a new £2.5 billion national framework.

18 March 2020
Contractor appointed to build our new mental health inpatient facility in Highgate

The Trust is pleased to announce the appointment of BAM Construction Ltd to build its new mental health inpatient facility in Highgate.

17 March 2020
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Bunnik, the Netherlands, 17 March 2020 - In light of the evolving outbreak of Coronavirus, Royal BAM Group nv is closely monitoring the situation and is providing an update - based on current insights and measures from the Dutch governmental authorities - on its upcoming Annual General Meeting of Shareholders (AGM) to be held on 15 April 2020 in Bunnik.

17 March 2020
Network Rail to reopen Redhill-Tonbridge line early as Edenbridge landslip repairs speed ahead

(Press release Network Rail:) 10 March 2020 - Network Rail will reopen the railway between Redhill and Tonbridge two weeks earlier than expected once repairs to the Edenbridge landslip have been completed, on Monday, 16 March.

17 March 2020
Keys handed over to Jedburgh Grammar Campus

(News release Scottish Borders Council:) Jedburgh, 13 March 2020 - We have been given the keys to the newly completed Jedburgh Grammar Campus, a project delivered on time and on budget by its development partner Hub South East and main contractor BAM Construction.

17 March 2020
Construction work on Whitby Hospital set to start 23 March

News release NHS Hambleton, Richmondshire and Whitby:) 16 March 2020 - The long-awaited remodelling of Whitby Hospital is set to begin this month. The ‘tower block’ part of the site in Springhill will be fully remodelled and modernised in a £13 million scheme funded by NHS England. Major contractor, BAM Construction, is leading the work.

16 March 2020
Start on site confirmed at £350 million Leeds City Centre development

(Press release CEG:) London, 16 March 2020 - CEG has appointed BAM Construction to deliver the first phase of its £350million development at Globe Road, Leeds, with a start on site confirmed for 30th March.

16 March 2020
A 20 bei Tribsees: Auftrag für Bau der westlichen Brückenhälfte vergeben

(Pressemitteilung Ministerium für Energie, Infrastruktur und Digitalisierung Mecklenburg-Vorpommern:) Schwerin, 4. März 2020 - Das Landesamt für Straßenbau und Verkehr hat zu Wochenbeginn dem Unternehmen Wayss & Freytag Ingenieurbau AG aus Hamburg den Zuschlag für den Bau des nordwestlichen Brückenteils der Autobahn 20 bei Tribsees in Richtung Rostock erteilt. Das Bundesverkehrsministerium hat der Vergabe mit einem Auftragswert von knapp 43 Millionen Euro zugestimmt.

13 March 2020
University of Birmingham appoints BAM to new 10-year framework

Hemel Hempstead, 13 March 2020 - BAM Construction - the firm behind a third of a billion of new office buildings within half a mile in the city centre - has been appointed to a new 10-year construction framework by the University of Birmingham.

12 March 2020
Mark Lockwood becomes BAM’s Director of Health and Safety

Hemel Hempstead, 12 March 2020 - Mark Lockwood has been appointed as BAM Construct UK’s Director of Health and Safety. He took responsibility for leading the business’s health and safety team two years ago, and has since been instrumental in improving BAM’s commitment and performance.

10 March 2020
BAM is awarded place on flagship Platform Design programme

Hemel Hempstead, 6 March 2020 - BAM Construct UK has been awarded a place as an integrator and lead designer on The Construction Innovation Hub’s flagship Platform Design programme, which is backed by the UK Government.

6 March 2020
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(Press release Construction Innovation Hub:) 5 March 2020 - The Construction Innovation Hub has today unveiled the industry players who will take forward its flagship Platform Design programme.

3 March 2020
17-year Snowhill project completes

(News release West Midlands Growth Company:) Birmingham, 3rd March 2020 - Construction work on Birmingham’s largest single office development, Three Snowhill, is now complete, almost four years after starting on site.

3 March 2020
Composition Supervisory Board

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 3 March 2020 – The Supervisory Board of Royal BAM Group nv intends to nominate Mr H.Th.E.M. (Henk) Rottinghuis for appointment to the Supervisory Board. This will take place at the Annual General Meeting of shareholders on 15 April 2020 for a period ending with the Annual General Meeting in 2024. Additionally, Mr H.L.J. (Harrie) Noy will be nominated for re-appointment as a member of the Supervisory Board for a period which will end at the Annual General Meeting in 2021.

2 March 2020
BAM appoints Group ICT director

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 2 March 2020 – The Executive Board of Royal BAM Group nv has appointed Mr H. (Henry) van de Ven as as Group Director ICT with effect from 1 May 2020.

27 February 2020
£40 million Staines Development gets underway – and is set to lead the way in flexible working

Hemel Hempstead, 27 February 2020 - AimCo, one of Canada’s largest institutional fund managers and XLB Property, a leader in the business space sector, has appointed BAM Construction to deliver the first phase of its exciting new masterplan for the Causeway estate, in Egham, Staines – One Causeway Park.