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22 November 2018
BAM awarded for collaboration with startups across Europe

Brussels, Belgium, 22 November 2018 – Royal BAM Group nv is one of Europe’s most active corporates in terms of open-innovation, according the Europe’s Corporate Startup Stars ranking unveiled today in Brussels at an official ceremony at the presence of EU Vice President Katainen.

22 November 2018
Last piece placed for Museum of the Future

(News release Dubai Future Foundation (DFF):) Dubai Future Foundation (DFF) has laid the last piece for the Museum of the Future building.

20 November 2018
BAM delivers Glasgow primary school

Glasgow, 20 November 2018 - BAM Construction has successfully handed over Carntyne Primary School in Glasgow to hub West Scotland on behalf of Glasgow City Council.

19 November 2018
DB Netz AG awards first contract for 2nd main line Munich’s S-Bahn system
  • Overground West’ project from Laim station to Donnersberger bridge
  • Contract value just under €189 million
  • The contract is awarded to consortium

(English translation of original German press release of DB Netz AG*:) Munich, 15 November 2018 -  DB Netz AG has awarded the first contract for for the main construction parts of the second main line of Munich’s S-Bahn system. A consortium of Ed. Züblin AG, Wayss & Freytag Ingenieurbau AG, Max Bögl Foundation & Co. KG and Bauer Spezialtiefbau GmbH has won the contract for the main construction activities. The consortium is now responsible for the construction activities of the ‘Overground West’ project - from the Laim station to the Donnersberger bridge. The contract value is almost €189 million.

19 November 2018
DB Netz AG vergibt den ersten Auftrag für die Hauptbaumaßnahmen der 2. Stammstrecke München
  • Bereich „Oberirdisch West“ von Laim bis zur Donnersberger Brücke
  • Volumen beträgt knapp 189 Millionen Euro
  • Zuschlag geht an Bietergemeinschaft

(Pressemitteilung DB Netz AG:) München, 15. November 2018 - Die DB Netz AG hat den ersten Auftrag für die Hauptbaumaßnahmen der 2. Stammstrecke München vergeben. Die Bietergemeinschaft aus den Firmen Ed. Züblin AG, Wayss & Freytag Ingenieurbau AG, Max Bögl Stiftung & Co. KG und Bauer Spezialtiefbau GmbH hat den Zuschlag erhalten und wird nun mit den Leistungen der Hauptbaumaßnahmen im Bereich „Oberirdisch West“ - von der Station Laim bis zur Donnersberger Brücke - betraut. Der Auftrag umfasst ein Volumen von knapp 189 Millionen Euro.

15 November 2018
Portreath sea wall repair work starts

(Press release Environment Agency:) London, 14 November 2018 - The Environment Agency will start repair work on Portreath sea wall this Thursday (15 November).

14 November 2018
IJmuiden new sea lock caisson in place

(Translation of original Dutch press release of Rijkswaterstaat:) IJmuiden, the Netherlands, 13 November 2018 - A major milestone has been achieved in the construction of the new IJmuiden sea lock, with the successful immersion of the caisson for the outer lock head into its final position.

13 November 2018
Artist's impression

Salford, Greater Manchester, 13 November 2018 - The Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) has appointed BAM Construction’s North West team to design and construct their new Welcome Building and lake at RHS Garden Bridgewater on the site of the former Worsley New Hall. BAM is the Salford-based company behind the construction of over a quarter a billion of current new buildings across the region including universities, offices, schools and leisure centres.

12 November 2018
Consortium BAM-Heijmans-TBI uit tender ViA15BAM-Heijmans-TBI consortium withdraws from tender for Dutch highway extension A15

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 12 November 2018 - The consortium consisting of BAM, Heijmans and TBI has withdrawn from the tender for the extension of the A15 highway near Nijmegen, also known as ViA15.

12 November 2018
BAM Nuttall named as Highways England partner

Camberley, 9 November 2018 - BAM Nuttall is delighted to be named a Delivery Integration Partner for Highways England Regional Delivery Partnership Framework, working in partnership with AECOM and Mace.

8 November 2018
BAM starts joint venture contract for terminal in Kitimat, BC, Canada

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 8 November 2018 – BAM International (the operating company of Royal BAM Group active outside Europe) – together with JJM Construction (Canada) and Manson Construction (USA) – has received the full order to build the new Rio Tinto BC Works Terminal A on behalf of LNG Canada. The mobilisation and construction works being carried out by BAM and its partners for the Rio Tinto Terminal A expansion have started. BAM expects to complete this project in Autumn 2020. The project is valued at €95 million ($135 million CAD), with BAM’s share amounting to 50% and JJM and Manson covering the other 50%. BAM initially announced this contract in October 2017, ahead of final confirmation by LNG Canada.

8 November 2018
£16 million Teesside flood scheme complete

(Press release Environment Agency:) London, 8 November 2018 - The Environment Agency has completed a vital new Teesside flood scheme which benefits local residents and businesses and provides a significant boost to local wildlife.

8 November 2018
BAM reports adjusted pre-tax result of €93.6 million, reiterates full year outlook
  • Adjusted pre-tax result margin of 1.9% including sea lock IJmuiden cost overrun reported in Q2
  • Strong results at Construction and Property and PPP; Civil engineering break-even
  • Non-cash impairment of €23 million on Dutch regional property positions
  • Order book quality continued to improve due to focus on selective tendering
  • Full focus on reversing the recent trend of trade working capital efficiency

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7 November 2018
Minister opens Skibbereen school developed under €70 million BAM PPP project

Skibbereen, Co. Cork, 26 October 2018 - The new 900-pupil Skibbereen Community School in Co. Cork, built by leading contractors BAM has been officially opened by Minister for State at the Department of Health Jim Daly T.D.

7 November 2018
Better journeys ahead with groundbreaking contract awards

(Press release Highways England:) London, 7 November 2018 - We've launched a new era for road building with groundbreaking multi-billion pound contracts encouraging better planned roadworks and more reliable journeys.

29 October 2018
BAM wins jv contract for Patton bridge in Luxembourg. © Schroeder & Associés 2017.

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 29 October 2018 – BAM Lux, a subsidiary of BAM’s Walloon operating company Galère, has won a contract in joint venture with Victor Buyck Steel Construction for the construction of a new bridge in Ettelbrück. The client is the Luxembourg Ministry of Infrastructure (Ministère du Développement durable et des Infrastructures). BAM’s share amounts to €8 million.

26 October 2018
Artist's impression

(Press release Hub South East Scotland:) Jedburgh, 26 October 2018 -  The new Jedburgh Intergenerational Community Campus project has reached an important milestone as Financial Close was achieved yesterday (25th October 2018).

25 October 2018
The Zalmhaven Rotterdamseen from the Euromast

Rotterdam / Bunnik, the Netherlands, 25 October 2018 - Construction has started on The Zalmhaven residential project in the former harbour area of Rotterdam (Scheepvaartkwartier) at the foot of the Erasmus bridge.

25 October 2018
Contractor announced and designs to be finalised for Lowestoft’s Lake Lothing Third Crossing

(Press release Suffolk County Council:) Lowestoft, 24 October 2018 - Leading civil engineering contractor, BAM Nuttall, has won the contract for the first stage of completing the Lake Lothing Third Crossing in Lowestoft.

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.