BAM appoints Daniel Billinge to new head of procurement role

Daniel Billinge has been appointed as BAM Construct UK’s head of procurement, a new role which will support closer working between BAM companies and accelerating the uptake of modern methods of construction.

Published 22 October 2020

Arc-Tech helps deliver new £11m mental health facility in Glasgow

A brand new £11 million acute mental health facility has now officially opened at Stobhill Hospital.

Published 12 October 2020

High-tech methods revealed as £150m Atlantic Square scheme hits highest point milestone

The Atlantic Square commercial development in Glasgow has reached an important milestone and revealed some of the techniques being used to create it.

Published 2 October 2020

Jobs to go at BAM Construction parent company in €100m cost saving programme

Royal BAM Group has announced a major restructuring programme in order to mitigate lower revenue caused by COVID-19 and selective tendering.

Published 2 October 2020

Mark Nicol named BAM commercial director

BAM Construction has appointed Mark Nicol as its new commercial director.

Published 21 September 2020

Practical completion reached on Stobhill mental health wards

hub West Scotland and NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde (NHSGGC) have welcomed a significant milestone for the delivery of acute mental health wards in Stobhill after practical completion was achieved on the facilities.

Published 16 September 2020

John Macleod: Common problems – BAM TCP Atlantic Square Limited v BT plc

Dr John Macleod of Edinburgh Law School examines inaccuracy and the offside goals rule in light of a recent case in the Outer House.

Published 9 July 2020

BAM unveils plan to make 150 staff redundant

Up to 150 jobs could be lost as BAM Construct UK becomes the latest contractor to announce a round of redundancies in the wake of the COVID-induced economic slowdown.

Published 7 July 2020

Outline business case agreed for £64m Glasgow health and care centre

NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde has progressed plans for a new £64.3 million state-of-the-art health and care centre for the North East of Glasgow.

Published 9 June 2020

BAM and Robertson become hub South West Tier 1 contractors

hub South West has welcomed BAM Construct UK and Robertson Construction to its stable of Tier 1 contractors as part of its 2020 supply chain refresh.

Published 18 May 2020

And finally... BAM rolls out world’s first electric road roller

BAM Infra Nederland has built and commissioned the world’s first fully electric 10 to 12-tonne road roller.

Published 24 April 2020

And finally... New Antarctic Wharf completed for RRS Sir David Attenborough

For the first time, polar ships have moored at a new £40 million wharf at British Antarctic Survey’s (BAS) Rothera Research Station in Antarctica.

Published 17 April 2020

BAM Construct UK furloughs more than 400 staff and cuts top salaries

More than 400 staff at BAM Construct UK have been placed on furlough while the board and senior management have agreed to reduce their salaries by 20%.

Published 8 April 2020

Keys handed over to Jedburgh campus

Scottish Borders Council has taken possession of the newly completed Jedburgh Grammar Campus following handover by its development partner hub South East and main contractor BAM Construction. 

Published 16 March 2020

Increased budget agreed for Livingston school

West Lothian Council has approved an increased budget of £7 million to deliver the new Cedarbank School in Livingston.

Published 10 March 2020