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7 March 2022
BAM Nuttall consortium uses 5G network for the first time in UK construction

BAM Nuttall’s SSEN Transmission Shetland project is testing new technology for industry innovation and investment, while supporting the connection of Shetland to the GB grid to help meet Shetland’s future energy needs

7 March 2022 - BAM Nuttall’s partnership with AttoCore and Building Research Establishment (BRE) has switched on and is using a private, stand-alone 5G network on a construction site, for the first time in the UK.

4 March 2022
BAM employees showing boards with energy efficiency ratings

Camberley, 4 March 2022 – New scheme aims to drive down carbon and waste and increase social value following successful year-long trial.

4 March 2022
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Kill, Co. Kildare, 3 March 2022 - Today, Minister Hildegarde Naughton TD officiated at the sod turning of the new Athy Distributor Road for Kildare County Council.

4 March 2022
Freight train from Bristol, delivering materials at night

(Press release HS2:) London, 3 March 2022 - HS2 today confirmed that a decision to move more material by rail into construction sites near Aylesbury will take the equivalent of an extra 28,500 lorries off Buckinghamshire’s roads and save 9,680 tonnes of carbon emissions.

4 March 2022
Logo Environment Agency

(Press release Environment Agency:) Hull, 3 March 2022 - Hull’s new Humber frontage flood defences which provide greater protection to 113,000 homes and businesses, as well as local infrastructure and other public amenities are being officially opened. The £42 million scheme is an investment that makes the city more resilient to the impacts of climate change.

1 March 2022
Construction to commence on new £72m Health & Care Centre in Glasgow’s East End

(Press release Hub West Scotland:) Glasgow, 1 March 2022 - Financial Close has been achieved on contracts for a new state-of-the-art Health & Care Facility in the Parkhead area of Glasgow. Hub West Scotland are delighted to have reached this significant milestone with their partner NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde (NHSGGC) together with Glasgow City Health and Social Care Partnership, Glasgow Life and Glasgow City Council. The project will start on site in spring 2022 with an anticipated completion of the main building in the summer of 2024.

24 February 2022
New contracts reported by the Facilities Management business of BAM

Hemel Hempstead, 24 February 2022 – BAM FM has secured a series of new contracts in the energy, housing and education sectors of the UK and Ireland. Collectively BAM FM has been appointed for over £8.1 million of new facilities management services.

24 February 2022
BAM publishes 2021 Annual Report

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 24 February 2022 – Royal BAM Group nv announces that its Annual Report 2021 including the annual accounts is published today, 24 February 2022.

18 February 2022
Museum of the Future in Dubai

Gouda, the Netherlands, 18 February 2022 – The Museum of the Future in Dubai – delivered by BAM International bv and supported by BAM Ireland, operating companies of  Royal BAM Group nv – will open to the public on 22 February 2022.

17 February 2022
Rail minister Wendy Morton, Wealden MP Nusrat Ghani and others celebrate completion of improvement projects at beautiful Sussex railway station Eridge – shared with Spa Valley steam railway

(Press release Network Rail:) 16 February 2022 - Rail minister Wendy Morton, Wealden MP Nusrat Ghani and others celebrate completion of improvement projects at beautiful Sussex railway station Eridge – shared with Spa Valley steam railway.

17 February 2022
BAM delivers adjusted EBITDA of €278 million in 2021, on track with strategy  execution

For the full-year 2021, Royal BAM Group nv reports an adjusted EBITDA of €278 million (a margin of 3.8%) and a revenue of €7.3 billion. All activities contributed to the operational improvement, with the exception of the large contracts division of Dutch Civil engineering. The net result was impacted by non-cash impairments of €82 million, due to changes in Dutch and UK tax laws and the effect of divestments. The liquidity position is strong and the capital ratio improved. The order book remains at a high level. BAM is making good progress with the execution of the new strategy, with continued focus on portfolio restructuring, de-risking and creating a sustainable platform for future growth. For 2022, BAM expects a further improvement of the adjusted EBITDA margin.

15 February 2022
Legal firm Burness Paull to take space at BAM TCP’s 2 Atlantic Square development, Glasgow

Glasgow, 15 February 2022 - Top tier independent commercial law firm Burness Paull has completed a letting at BAM TCP Atlantic Square Limited’s 2 Atlantic Square, Glasgow, in the heart of the city’s International Financial Services District.

15 February 2022
BAM sells operating company BAM Contractors bv to Stadsbader

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 15 February 2022 – Royal BAM Group nv has reached agreement to sell the shares of its Belgian operating company BAM Contractors bv to the Belgian construction company Stadsbader Group. The transaction, which is subject to approval of the competition authorities, is expected to close in the second quarter of 2022. Financial details of the transaction are not being disclosed.

14 February 2022
BAM Nuttall begins construction on East Linton station

Camberley, 14 February 2022 - Following successful completion of preparatory work on the site, BAM Nuttall has begun delivering a new £15 million station in East Linton.

10 February 2022
Dunfermline Learning Campus breaks ground

(News release Fife Council:) Dunfermline. 9 February 2022 - It was shovels at the ready at the site of the new Dunfermline Learning Campus today as the official ‘groundbreaking’ ceremony took place.

8 February 2022
BAM Community Benefit Fund at the NCH recently awarded 21 community grants

Kill, Co. Kildare, Ireland, 7 February 2022 - The BAM Community Benefit Fund at the NCH has recently awarded 21 community grants totalling €50,000. These grants were awarded to projects that focus on building stronger communities, greener communities, recreation, sports, arts and culture and education and employment opportunities across the communities of Dublin 8 and 12.

7 February 2022
BAM secures place on Procure Partnership North West Contractor Framework

Hemel Hempstead, 7 February 2022 - Following a competitive tender, BAM Construction’s Salford-based team has been reappointed to Procure Partnership’s North West Contractor Framework.

4 February 2022
Breaking waves in Dawlish – new sea wall playing key role in protecting town and railway

(Pres release Network Rail:) 4 February 2022 - Eight years today (Friday 4 February) since the infamous 2014 storm severely damaged the railway on the South Devon coastline, Network Rail’s new sea wall project is making excellent progress and having a tangible and positive impact on the town and railway.

3 February 2022
Sale of BAM Galère to Thomas & Piron Group successfully completed

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 3 February 2022 - Royal BAM Group nv has sold its operating company BAM Galère (including its subsidiary BAM Lux) to the Belgian construction company Thomas & Piron Group. The transaction, announced on 2 December 2021, has been successfully completed. Financial details of the transaction are not being disclosed.

2 February 2022
BAM appoints Executive Director Group HR

Bunnik, the Netherlands, 2 February 2022 – The Executive Board of Royal BAM Group nv has appointed Sabine van Hooijdonk-Verboom as Executive Director Group HR effective 1 March 2022.