BAM team bags €63m Belgian civils contract

BAM Contractors nv – an operating company of Royal BAM Group nv, active in the civil market in Flanders and Brussels – has won, in joint venture, a major civil project in Antwerp. The contract value is €63 million, of which one third is for BAM Contractors. The clients are Beheersmaatschappij Antwerpen Mobiel, the City of Antwerp, Aquafin and Rio-link.

The joint venture THV Schijnpoort is among other things responsible for the reconstruction of part of the Noordersingel, the relocation of the watercourse Grote Schijn, drainage works, constructing a screw pump, the reconstruction of cycle paths constructing new ducts and, modifying existing ones beneath the R1 ring road and redesigning the public space.

Wayss & Freytag Ingenieurbau, the German civil engineering company also a member of Royal BAM Group, will undertake the construction of a number of foundation shafts for microtunnelling on behalf of the joint venture.

The works are expected to be completed by the summer of 2018.

About BAM Belgium
BAM Belgium unites the activities of BAM Contractors (which, until 2014, operated separately as CEI-De Meyer and Betonac), Interbuild, Kaïros, Galère and BAM Technics.

From its registered office in Wilrijk, Interbuild carries out non-residential and apartment projects with its workforce of more than 250 people in Flanders and the Brussels region. The company is responsible for the realisation of various projects that are distinctive in terms of size and/or architecturally.

The Belgian company BAM Contractors nv was also involved in the establishment of public and residential construction projects. The company is one of the leading construction companies in Belgium and is active in the infrastructure sector in numerous (sizeable) civil architecture and industrial construction projects.

Galère constructs buildings and infrastructure projects, both for the government and the private sector. The emphasis is on large infrastructure projects, but the company is also active in specialised sub-markets. Galère holds a leading position in French-speaking Belgium and is active in Wallonia, Brussels and – via subsidiary BAM Lux – in the Grand Duchy of Luxemburg.

Source: www.bam.com