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25 October 2018
Doors new sea lock on heavy-duty ship

Doors of 72 metres long and 24 metres high

(Original Dutch press release Rijkswaterstaat:) Haarlem, the Netherlands, 24 October 2018 - The doors of the new sealock in IJmuiden are on their way to the Netherlands. On Tuesday night (Dutch time) the doors left by ship from South Korea. The journey is expected to take about two months.

19 October 2018

(Press release UK Green Building Council (UKGBC): London, 18 October 2018 - The UK Green Building Council (UKGBC) has launched an ambitious programme of work that will see construction and property businesses work together to lead the transition to a net zero carbon built environment.

19 October 2018
60 years worldwide construction

The Hague, the Netherlands – 18 October 2018 – In 2018, BAM International celebrates its 60th anniversary. Over these six decades, we have built a solid reputation as a global contractor of marine construction projects, general building projects, industrial works and infrastructural projects such as airports, roads, tunnels, and bridges.

17 October 2018
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Bunnik, the Netherlands, 17 October 2018 - BAM Deutschland, the German construction company of Royal BAM Group nv, has won two contracts for the construction of an office and residential building near the centre of Berlin and for the extension of the university hospital in Jena, located in the east of Germany. The total contract value is more than €70 million.

15 October 2018
BAM starts Monsin dam refurbishment (Liège, Belgium)

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 15 October 2018 - Galère, the Belgian operating company of BAM active in Wallonia and Brussels, has won a contract in joint venture with Jan De Nul for the first phase of the refurbishment of the Monsin dam in the Meuse. The client is the Walloon government (Service public de Wallonie). The contract value is almost €20 million, half of which for BAM.

11 October 2018

Karlsruhe, 10. Oktober 2018 - Am Montag, den 8. Oktober, fand das feierliche Richtfest anlässlich der Fertigstellung des Rohbaus des Haus M am Klinikum Karlsruhe statt. Der Neubau des Großkrankenhauses befindet sich in der Mitte des Klinikcampus und wird als Verbindungshaus zwischen den anderen fünf Klinikgebäuden fungieren.

11 October 2018
Château d'eau de Feluy

(Communiqué de presse IDEA:) Mons, 5 octobre 2018 - Dans le cadre du renforcement de ses installations de production/distribution d’eau aux industriels du Cœur du Hainaut et en vue de permettre un développement sans cesse croissant du pôle pétrochimique de Feluy, l’Intercommunale IDEA inaugurait ce 5 octobre un nouveau château d’eau situé au cœur de la zone d’activité.

27 September 2018
BAM Nuttall will provide the design and construction of the bus priority corridor and park and ride schemes. Over the coming weeks, the delivery options will be evaluated on a potential £90 million of improvement work. John Sisk & Sons will carry out the other LPTIP package that is focussed upon works in and around the city centre.  The elements making up BAM Nuttall’s package include five key road and bus routes in the city as well as new and enhanced park and ride facilities and upgrades.  Working with th

Camberley, 27 September 2018 - Leading construction and engineering company BAM Nuttall has been announced by Leeds City Council as one of two construction partners to deliver Leeds Public Transport Investment Programme (LPTIP), part of the long-term Connecting Leeds transport strategy to improve all aspects of the transport network in the city and connectivity with the wider Leeds City Region.

26 September 2018
Join BAM at Digital Construction Week

Hemel Hempstead / Camberley, 26 September 2018 - BAM is proud to once again be a headline sponsor of this year’s digital construction week at London’s Excel. For over 150 years BAM has been driving innovation across the industry. Today we are building on this rich heritage, by helping our clients and supply chain to realise the opportunities and benefits digital can provide. Join us at digital construction week to find out more about our approach and discover how we are continuing to foster innovation in the construction industry and on our projects. We have an exciting programme of activities including speakers at the thought leadership conference and seminar streams, stand based masterclass talks and interactive demonstrations.

25 September 2018
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Edinburgh, 25 September 2018 - Pinsent Masons is the latest occupier to take space at Capital Square - Edinburgh’s largest speculative office building, being developed by BAM Properties in partnership with Hermes Investment Management, the £35.3 billion manager.

20 September 2018
The sea wall, protecting a row of properties on the seafront at Torcross.

An Environment Agency project in Devon has been shortlisted for an international engineering award

(Press release Environment Agency:) 20 September 2018 - Torcross sea defence repair is one of 10 projects worldwide nominated for the Institution of Civil Engineers People’s Choice Award 2018.

18 September 2018
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Bunnik, the Netherlands, 18 September 2018 – ETH Zürich (the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology) has awarded BAM the contract for the construction of its new BSS laboratory and research centre (Biosystems Science) on the Schällemätteli campus in Basel. The contract value is more than €90 million. Construction works by a joint venture between BAM Swiss and BAM Deutschland have started recently and BAM expects to complete this project in the autumn of 2021.

12 September 2018
BAM wins wastewater tunnel contract in Munich, Germany

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 12 September 2018 – Münchner Stadsentwässerung (responsible for the construction, operation and administration of Munich’s sewer system and wastewater treatment plants) has awarded Wayss & Freytag Ingenieurbau AG the contract for the construction of two wastewater tunnels in Munich. The contract value is approximately €20 million. Construction works have started recently and Wayss & Freytag Ingenieurbau expects to complete this project in the spring of 2021.

11 September 2018
Ansicht von der Gabelung Klingelberg-/Schanzenstrasse. Nickl & Partner Architekten AG.

(Medienmitteilung ETH Zürich:) Zürich/Basel, 6.September 2018 - Heute feierte die ETH Zürich die Grundsteinlegung ihres Neubaus auf dem Campus Schällemätteli in Basel. Ab 2022 werden alle Forschungsgruppen des Departements für Biosysteme unter einem Dach und in direkter Nähe zu wichtigen Partnern vereint sein.

7 September 2018
Brynmenyn Primary School

Cardiff, 7 September 2018 - A Welsh construction company is celebrating getting over 3,000 pupils in South Wales into brand new accommodation in under two years. BAM Construction, which has had offices in Maindy Road Cardiff since the 1940s, has just handed over £9 million pound Pencoed Primary School in Bridgend.

7 September 2018
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Hemel Hempstead, 7 September 2018 - BAM Construction in the Midlands has commenced work on two new schools in Rugby, Warwickshire.

6 September 2018
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(News release London City Airport:) London, 3 September 2018 - A new video from London City Airport goes behind-the-scenes of the vast civil engineering project taking place in King George V Dock, as part of the £480 million City Airport Development Programme (CADP).

5 September 2018
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Edinburgh, 5 September 2018 - BAM Properties, in partnership with Hermes Investment Management, the £35.3 billion manager, has secured the first occupier at Capital Square - Edinburgh’s largest speculative office development, located within the Exchange business district.

5 September 2018
Handing over Great Western Academy tops £150 million Swindon milestone for BAM

Swindon, 5 September 2018 - One of Britain’s largest contractors has just reached £150 million of schemes delivered in the town of Swindon. Contractor BAM has handed over the £21 million Great Western Academy for its grand opening in September.

3 September 2018
Builders reveal why new theatre facilities at Leeds Children’s Hospital mean so much to them

Leeds, 3 September 2018 - Work on the new Leeds Children’s Hospital theatre is progressing well and on track to open in February next year. But the works, for Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, have a special significance for the two men leading the construction.