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6 November 2020
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Bunnik, the Netherlands, 5 November 2020 – Rijkswaterstaat Oost-Nederland has awarded the contract for the Integral Major Maintenance (‘IGO’) of national highways in the eastern part of the Netherlands to BAM Infra Nederland. The project includes the maintenance of seven national highways, divided over two lots (west and east) with a total contract value of approximately €45 million.

5 November 2020
Main Contract for N26 Cloongullane Bridge Project is Awarded

(Press release: Mayo County Council:) 5 November 2020 - The Main Contract for the Realignment of the N26 at Cloongullane Bridge has been recently awarded to BAM Civil Ltd. by Mayo County Council.

5 November 2020
BAM reports solid third quarter with adjusted pre-tax result of €51.7 million, reiterates full year outlook

First nine months 2020 trading update

Royal BAM Group nv reports for the first nine months of 2020 an adjusted loss before tax of €81.8 million, which is a €51.7 million improvement versus the first half year result. The cash position and the order book remained solid. During the third quarter, the situation regarding Covid-19 was generally stable. BAM maintains its outlook of a positive adjusted result before tax for the second half of the year, although the Covid-19 situation still causes uncertainty.

  • Both business lines improved performance in third quarter after being hit hard in second quarter by Covid-19
  • Revenue of €1.7 billion in third quarter 2020, in line with comparable period 2019
  • Adjusted result before tax of €51.7 million in third quarter 2020, a margin of 3.0%
  • Programme to structurally lower BAM’s cost base by €100 million initiated; first benefits in 2021
  • Cash position remained strong at €1.2 billion, which includes fully drawn €400 million revolving credit facility
  • Capital ratio improved to 12.6%
  • Order book at €13.3 billion, stable versus mid-year 2020

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4 November 2020
Artist's impression

(Press release Marlet:) 3 November 2020 – Marlet is pleased to announce the appointment of BAM Ireland as the main contractor for residential development Green Acre Grange, in Dublin 14.

2 November 2020
BAM win prestigious North West Property Award

Hemel Hempstead, 28 October 2020 - BAM has been named Construction Business of the Year at the Insider North West Property Awards 2020. Beating five other contractors including Vinci and Morgan Sindall to scoop this prestigious title.

30 October 2020
Station at Kintore

Camberley, 29 October, 2020 - BAM Nuttall has picked up the coveted title of ‘Supplier of the Year’ at the Scottish Transport Awards 2020.

23 October 2020
Letzter Durchschlag erfolgt

Bad Cannstatt / Frankfurt am Main, 22 Oktober 2020 - Beim Bau des Tunnels Cannstatt fand der letzte Durchschlag unter Berücksichtigung der derzeit strengen Corona-Schutzmaßnahmen statt. Wayss & Freytag Ingenieurbau erstellte den S-Bahn Tunnel in Arbeitsgemeinschaft. Der Tunnel ist Teil des Bahnprojektes Stuttgart-Ulm. Der Auftraggeber, die DBPSU GmbH hatte dazu einen kleinen Kreis ausgewählter Teilnehmerinnen und Teilnehmer eingeladen. An dem kleinen Festakt nahmen der Baden-Württembergische Verkehrsminister Winfried Hermann, DB-Infrastrukturvorstand Ronald Pofalla und die Tunnelpatin Andrea Klöber teil. Repräsentanten der Arbeitsgemeinschaft sowie der Presse waren ebenfalls bei der Feierstunde zugegen.

23 October 2020
Banner virtual careers festival

Camberley, 22 October 2020 - Award winning apprenticeship provider, BAM Nuttall, is sponsoring and taking part in Equal Engineers virtual careers fair. Enhancing people’s lives is at the heart of what we do at BAM and signposting the pathways into the industry, incorporating a diverse group of people is what we strive for.

23 October 2020
Daniel Billinge

Hemel Hempstead, 22 October 2020 - Daniel Billinge has been appointed as BAM Construct UK’s Head of Procurement. The new role will support closer working between BAM companies, and accelerating the uptake of modern methods of construction.

22 October 2020
Top Marks for Bishop Fox’s Expansion

(Press release Somerset County Council): Taunton, 21 October 2020 - It’s top marks for Bishop Fox’s two new multi-million buildings after they were officially handed over by Somerset County Council and contractor BAM to the school this week.

21 October 2020
BAM supports ENCORD to launch its first foresighting report

Hemel Hempstead, 19 October 2020 - The European Network of Construction Companies for Research and Development (ENCORD) has launched its first foresighting report, which aims to assist companies as they seek to navigate future disruptive changes.

21 October 2020
Artist's impression

Wien / Stuttgart / Willich, 21.10.2020 - The joint venture of STRABAG subsidiary Züblin and BAM Deutschland AG are building the new Willich I prison. The contract was awarded by the client Bau- und Liegenschaftsbetrieb NRW and has a value in the low three-digit-millions € range. Planned according to modern prison standards, the new buildings replace the outdated, partly dilapidated, existing buildings from the years 1900 to 1905, most of which were already demolished in advance. With a significant increase in capacity from 400 to 768 prison places for male prisoners, the construction project also takes into account the increased space requirements at the prison location in Willich-Anrath. The extensive project with a gross floor area of 63,661 m² includes the construction of two detention houses, a multi-purpose building, a workshop building with a gym, a sports field, connecting corridors and a parking lot. The project will be constructed over a period of five years and is divided into two separate construction phases. In November 2020 the joint venture will commence construction with completion scheduled for the end of 2025.

21 October 2020
Artist's impression

(Press release HS2): London, 20 October 2020 - HS2 today (Monday 19 October) revealed the latest designs for the Edgcote and Lower Thorpe Viaducts as the high speed rail project began a four week online engagement event for communities in Northamptonshire.

15 October 2020
The installation of the footbridge at night

Camberley, 15 October 2020 - Kintore re-joined Scotland’s Railway after an absence of 56 years this morning with the opening of the town’s new station.

14 October 2020
Construction site Boston Barrier

Camberley, 7 October 2020 - The Boston Barrier Project team, a BAM Nuttall MottMacDonald joint venture with the Environment Agency, has won the prestigious Edmund Hambly Medal 2020 for innovative and sustainable design from the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE).

14 October 2020
EHAB raises venture round to tackle weather risk in construction

(Press release EHAB:), 13 October 2020 - British start-up, EHAB, leads a consortium of world class UK-based organisations to improve weather-related risk management and compensation handling across the UK’s £110 billion construction sector.

14 October 2020
Doncaster flood defence

(Press release Environment Agency:) 13 October 2020 - The Environment Agency has completed repairs to a 40 metre slip on a flood defence embankment in Doncaster, to repair and improve defences for winter.

13 October 2020
Bolands Quay Phase 1

Kill, Co. Kildare, Ireland, 8 October 2020 – BAM Ireland recently handed over phase 1 of the project, the old Boland’s Flour Mills. Works to this iconic listed building included strip out of existing frame, roof, finishes, completions and replacement and fit out. The overall scheme is scheduled to be completed in the third quarter of 2021.

13 October 2020
Mental health facility in Glasgow

(Press release Arc-Tech (Scotland):) Glasgow, 12 October 2020 -  A brand new £11 million acute mental health facility has now officially opened at Stobhill Hospital.

13 October 2020
Symbolischer Spatenstich für den Neubau des Laborzentrums am UKSH, Kiel. © Bild UKSH.

Kiel, 12 Oktober 2020 - Am Montag den 5. Oktober wurde, mit einem symbolischen Spatenstich, der Startschuss für die Errichtung des neuen UKSH-Laborzentrums am Campus Kiel gegeben.