And finally... BAM to study whether fungi can prevent landslips

The role of fungi in helping to prevent landslips is being investigated in research led at the University of Strathclyde and partnered by engineering company BAM Ritchies.

Published 15 September 2021

Emotive video released to aid suicide prevention within construction sector

A new video has been released as a free resource to highlight the issue and provide guidance for any construction workers affected by the issue of suicide.

Published 8 September 2021

Atkins signs up for 2 Atlantic Square

BAM TCP Atlantic Square has secured engineering and project management consultancy Atkins Limited as the first occupier for Building 2 at Atlantic Square.

Published 8 September 2021

Planning granted for £64m Parkhead health centre

Councillors have given the green light for a new £64.3 million health and care centre for the North East of Glasgow.

Published 3 September 2021

UK operations help BAM recover from losses

The performance of BAM's UK construction and civils operations rebounded in the first half of 2021 to make "good contributions" to the parent company's results.

Published 19 August 2021

hub East Central Scotland opens Perth & Kinross construction supply chain with SDP support

hub East Central Scotland and Perth & Kinross Council, in partnership with the Supplier Development Programme (SDP), will hold a free online business event on August 12.

Published 28 July 2021

Sod-cutting marks start of £20m Newmains and St Brigid's Community Hub project

A formal sod-cutting ceremony has marked the start of a £20 million project to build the Newmains and St Brigid’s Community Hub and Family Learning Centre in North Lanarkshire.

Published 13 July 2021

Arc-Tech delivering building services works at Perth City Hall

A £2.8 million building services package is being deployed to transform the building into one of the UK’s leading heritage and arts attractions with the creation of a new museum and space for touring exhibitions.

Published 10 June 2021

Atlantic Square building handed over to HMRC

A joint venture between BAM Properties and TCP Developments has handed over the keys to Building 1, Atlantic Square in Glasgow’s International Financial Services District to HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC), which is leading the delivery of Phase 1 of UK Government Hubs.

Published 9 June 2021

BAM Construction returns to profit despite reduced revenues

BAM Construction delivered a profit before taxation of £8.4 million last year despite a Covid-hit drop in revenues.

Published 20 May 2021

BAM exceeds five-year carbon reductions targets

BAM Construct UK has said it made significantly more progress in reducing carbon against its longstanding targets than envisaged, despite the effect of the current pandemic.

Published 17 May 2021

Arc-Tech (Scotland) to support redevelopment of West Lothian primary school

Glasgow-based building services provider Arc-Tech (Scotland) has been appointed to a new education contract in West Lothian with works comprising the construction of a new build extension to Pinewood Primary School in Blackburn.

Published 4 May 2021

hub South West and BAM set to revive Ayr town centre new leisure facility

Work to develop a new £35.5 million leisure centre in Ayr is progressing following South Ayrshire Council’s appointment of hub South West and Tier 1 contractor BAM Construction.

Published 20 April 2021

BAM Construction appoints new top man for Scotland

Jim Ward has been appointed director of BAM Construction for Scotland with immediate effect.

Published 13 April 2021

BAM to begin £5.8m redevelopment of West Lothian school

West Lothian Council has announced that a £5.8 million redevelopment of Pinewood School in Blackburn is set to get underway from next month.

Published 30 March 2021