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30 March 2022
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Hemel Hempstead, 29 March 2022 - Crown Commercial Service (CCS) supports the public sector to achieve maximum commercial value when procuring common goods and services. In 2020/21, CCS helped the public sector to achieve commercial benefits equal to £2.04 billion - supporting world-class public services that offer best value for taxpayers.

29 March 2022
Artist's impression of the proposed bridge

(News release Norfolk County Council:) 25 March 2022 - Transport Minister Baroness Vere made a special visit to Great Yarmouth today to see the fantastic progress being made on the town’s Third River Crossing which is on course to open one year from now.

28 March 2022
Key milestone as stunning David Oluwale tribute bridges the gap

(News release Leeds City Council:) Leeds, 28 March 2022 – A striking new bridge dedicated to the memory of a man who died after being racially harassed has been lowered into place across the River Aire in Leeds.

28 March 2022
BAM appoints Executive Director BAM Contractors

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 28 March 2022 – The Executive Board of Royal BAM Group nv has appointed Alasdair Henderson as Executive Director of BAM Contractors Ltd, effective immediately.

25 March 2022
BAM begins work on Holyrood Academy expansion in Somerset

Hemel Hempstead, 25 March 2022 - BAM has begun enabling works on a £7 million project to expand Holyrood Academy in Chard, Somerset.

25 March 2022
Topping out celebrations for BAM’s flagship office development in Leeds

Leeds, 24 March 2022 - A topping out ceremony for the flagship Globe Point development in Leeds has taken place with representatives from BAM Construction, Leeds City Council and other stakeholders in the city attending.

25 March 2022

Leeds, 24 March 2022 - Days after passing its first test at the hands of Storms Dudley, Eunice and Franklin, there was more good news for the Otley Flood Alleviation Scheme (Otley FAS). Recently, the scheme won the prestigious Smeaton award at the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) Yorkshire and Humber awards ceremony in Leeds. The awards celebrate the achievements of civil engineering in the Yorkshire and Humber region, with the Smeaton award being the top prize for projects with a budget under £5million. The judges praised the environmentally friendly approach to flood alleviation, how the scheme enhances biodiversity through the daylighting of Kell Beck, and praised the scheme for completing the works successfully so close to Otley Bridge, a scheduled ancient monument.

24 March 2022
Theo Cullinane retires from BAM Contractors Ltd

Kill, Co. Kildare, Ireland, 24 March 2022 - Theo Cullinane, the Chief Executive of BAM Contractors Ltd, is to retire from his role in June of this year.

24 March 2022
HS2 contractor EKFB awarded industry-first sustainability status

Camberley, 23 March 2022 - EKFB become first construction joint venture to achieve a new sustainability status developed by the Supply Chain Sustainability School.

18 March 2022
Artist impression Weldon Village Academy

Hemel Hempstead, 17 March 2022 - Following full planning permission from North Northamptonshire Council, BAM Construction is beginning work on Weldon Village Academy, a new co-educational secondary school which is to be situated on land east of Weldon village, near Corby.

17 March 2022
BAM FM secures three-year hard services contract with

Hemel Hempstead, 16 March 2022 - BAM FM has been awarded a three-year Hard Facilities Management contract by leading European online home and lifestyle retailer (Made).

16 March 2022
Breaking new ground on Sheffield Hallam University’s city campus development

(News release Sheffield Halam University:) Sheffield, 16 March 2022 - Key figures from South Yorkshire visited Sheffield Hallam today (Wednesday 16 March) to mark the start of construction work on the first phase of University’s city campus development.

15 March 2022
Thousands of extra seats to St Ives following West Cornwall rail upgrades

(Press release NetworkRail:) 14 March 2022 - Passengers are set to benefit from an additional 2,000 seats per day on the St Ives branch line and a more reliable mainline in Cornwall following the completion of a number of recent improvements to the railway.

10 March 2022
Inside the car park

Hemel Hemstead, 10 March 2022 - BAM Construction has retained its place on Manchester Airport Group’s (MAG) £700 million Major Capital Works Framework, for use by MAG entities including Manchester Airport, East Midlands Airport and Stansted Airport.

10 March 2022
Highly sustainable Nuneaton and Bedworth £24 million physical activity hub chooses BAM

Hemel Hempstead, 10 March 2022 - Following a competitive process, BAM Construction has been appointed as the main contractors for the construction of the Bedworth Physical Activity Hub. BAM is operating under a pre-construction services agreement (PCSA).

8 March 2022
BAM delivers new sixth form block at President Kennedy School

Hemel Hempstead, 4 March 2022 - BAM Construction has completed a new sixth form facility at President Kennedy School in Coventry.

8 March 2022
BAM scoops prestigious LABC award for General Intensive Care Unit delivered during pandemic

Hemel Hempstead, 4 March 2022 - BAM Construction has received a prestigious LABC (Local Authority Building Control) award for the extension and refurbishment of the General Intensive Care Unit (GICU) at University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust (UHS).

8 March 2022
Introducing Invesis: BAM PPP changes its name

BAM PPP, the global infrastructure investor, is changing its company name to Invesis, reflecting its change in ownership and the broadening of its interests towards digital infrastructure, energy transition and new markets.

 8 March 2022 – BAM PPP, the global experts and investors in infrastructure, today announced it is changing its name to Invesis.

8 March 2022
New £7 million Cedarbank School nears completion

The new state-of-the-art Cedarbank School in Livingston is set to be handed over to West Lothian Council.

(Press release West Lothian Council:) Livingston, 7 March 2022 - Staff and pupils are expected to start the transition to the new school after the Easter break, following delivery partner Hub South East and main contractor BAM Construction confirming construction will be complete in March 2022.

7 March 2022
Cross River Rail wins Excellence in Social Outcomes Award

Cross River Rail takes a win at the Infrastructure Sustainability Council Awards

Brisbane, Australia, 7 March 2022 - The Cross River Rail project in Brisbane, Australia – Tunnel, Stations and Development Joint Venture won the Excellence in Social Outcomes category at Infrastructure Sustainability Council Annual Gala Awards.