Royal BAM Group
|Koninklijke BAM Groep nv|
|Formerly||N.V. Bataafsche Aanneming Maatschappij van Bouw- en Betonwerken v/h Firma J. van der Wal en Zoon (1928-1971)|
|Ruud Joosten (CEO), Henk Rottinghuis (Chairman of the Supervisory Board)|
|Revenue||€7,209 million (2019)|
|€52.3 million (2019)|
|€11.8 million (2019)|
Number of employees
|19,433 (FTE, average 2019)|
Royal BAM Group nv (Dutch: Koninklijke BAM Groep nv) is a Dutch construction-services business with headquarters in Bunnik, Netherlands. It is the largest construction company based on revenue in the Netherlands.
The company was founded by Adam van der Wal as a joiner's shop in 1869. It was renamed Bataafsche Aanneming Maatschappij van Bouw- en Betonwerken ('BAM') in 1927 and expanded through acquisition buying Interbuild in 1998, NBM-Amstelland in 2000 and Hollandsche Beton Groep in 2002.
In July 2020, Royal BAM announced it was winding down its 600-strong BAM International business, blaming the COVID-19 pandemic for mounting losses. Up to 150 jobs would also be cut at BAM Construct UK.
The company's major operations include:
- BAM Bouw en Techniek - Non-residential construction
- BAM Wonen - Residential construction
- AM - Area development
- BAM Infra - Civil engineering in the Netherlands
- BAM Interbuild - Non-residential and residential (apartments) building in Brussels and Flanders
- BAM Contractors nv - Civil engineering in Brussels and Flanders
- BAM Galere - Non-residential and civil engineering in Walloon (comprising BAM Lux)
- BAM Construct UK (comprising BAM Construction and BAM Properties)
- BAM Nuttall - Civil engineering in the UK (comprising BAM Ritchies - geotechnical)
- BAM Contractors Ltd (BAM Ireland) - Building, civil engineering, facilities management, property and rail in Ireland
- BAM Deutschland - Construction in Germany
- Wayss & Freytag Ingenierbau - Civil engineering in Germany; as tunnelling specialist also active as joint venture partner in BAM's other home markets)
- BAM International - Projects outside of Europe
- BAM PPP - Investment company
Projects completed by the company include the Amsterdam Arena football stadium for AFC Ajax in Amsterdam completed in 1996, the Antwerp Law Courts completed in 2005 and the Euroborg football stadium for FC Groningen in Groningen completed in 2006. The company was part of the Infraspeed consortium which handed over the HSL-Zuid high-speed railway line for commercial use in 2009.
- "Annual Report 2019" (PDF). Koninklijke BAM Groep. Retrieved 8 December 2020.
- Published by Lars Kamer (2020-01-09). "• Netherlands: biggest construction companies based on revenue 2017". Statista. Retrieved 2020-02-20.
- Royal BAM Group: History Archived 2010-12-16 at the Wayback Machine
- Company profiles: Interbuild Archived 2011-07-10 at the Wayback Machine
- BAM buys NBM's construction arm Archived 2011-07-24 at the Wayback Machine Hebels, 1 September 2000
- Royal BAM NBM completes takeover of HBG Archived 2011-07-10 at the Wayback Machine Europe Real Estate, 15 November 2002
- Rogers, Dave (6 July 2020). "Covid-19 blamed as losses pile up at Royal Bam". Building. Retrieved 6 July 2020.
- Weinfass, Ian (6 July 2020). "Bam Construct axes up to 150 jobs". Construction News. Retrieved 6 July 2020.
- "Organisation | Koninklijke BAM Groep / Royal BAM Group". Bam.com. Retrieved 2020-02-20.
- The making of Amsterdam Arena Archived 2010-12-03 at the Wayback Machine
- Antwerp Law Courts (Interbuild are part of Royal BAM Group) Archived 2011-07-19 at the Wayback Machine
- 10 million euro orders for Olympic Stadium in Berlin and Euroborg Stadium in Groningen Archived 2010-12-28 at the Wayback Machine Imtech, 8 April 2004
- HSL-Zuid Organisation Archived 2008-02-14 at the Wayback Machine
Media related to Royal BAM Group at Wikimedia Commons