Construction UK Construction Directory
Time and date
Share this page
Construction News

BAM Completes Library And Customer Service Centre

A BAM-built library and customer service centre has opened in east London as the team continues the scheme.

BAM Construction's London team worked with architects Rick Mather to create the three-storey campus for Newham Council. Newham mayor Sir Robin Wales officially opened the building in February.

The team is now working on a second phase of the East Ham Civic Campus scheme, refurbishing Grade 2* listed buildings including East Ham Town Hall.

-- Advertisement --

An existing disused technical college will also be refurbished and turned into a 6th Form College.

BAM worked with the council's design team and English Heritage to get planning approval for the alteration work to the listed buildings.

Construction director Andy Mason said: "BAM is delighted to have completed this landmark building for Newham Council.

"A great deal of work was required from all parties to make this scheme happen.

"We have not let up on site, however, and are busy creating more excellent facilities for council staff and local residents."


Latest Construction News


Plans to demolish and rebuild New Oscott Primary School in Sutton Coldfield have been approved by Birmingham City Council. Designed by CPMG Architects, the plans will transform the existing single-storey building into a purpose-built two-storey school with a sustainability specification including ...

Stantec has been appointed to provide integrated design services for Agratas, Tata Group's global battery business, who are building a battery cell manufacturing facility on the Gravity Smart Campus in the United Kingdom (UK). The new advanced manufacturing facility, comprising three separate ...

Winvic Construction Ltd has selected as a contractor for Lot 5 of the Warwickshire County Council (WCC) Framework Contract for the Provision of Engineering and Construction Works. Work under Lot 5 of the Framework will typically involve the construction – or the design and construction – of major ...

Babcock and the UK's Submarine Delivery Agency (SDA) have agreed acontract worth an estimated £560 million to undertake the planned deep maintenance and life extension programme for HMS Victorious, one of the UK's Vanguard Class nuclear submarines. The multi-year life extension programme will ...

Sefton Council is set to discuss the appointment of a new contractor for Bootle Strand in the latest step towards its redevelopment. The decision to partner with Vinci Construction UK would be another significant milestone in a process that started seven years ago. Sefton Council purchased Bootle ...

The government has unveiled £90 million in funding to accelerate the efforts already undertaken by the council to revamp Blackpool's housing market. This new landmark investment which forms part of the government’s Levelling Up commitment to the town, will be used over the coming years to start to ...

David Hurcomb is to retire from his role as Chief Executive Officer of NG Bailey Group in May 2024. Under David's leadership, NG Bailey, the UK's largest independent engineering and services business, has experienced unprecedented growth, diversification and success. From cultivating a balanced ...

Construction firm Kier has been recognised by three major organisations for its sustainability achievements and targets, in a key milestone for its ESG strategy. The company has been awarded the London Stock Exchange Green Economy Mark, given to listed companies which can demonstrate that 50% of ...

Work is to commence on a state-of-the-art all weather football pitch in Sale, Trafford. The full size 3G pitch is being built at Crossford Bridge on the site used previously by Old Altrinchamians FC. Trafford Council was successful in bidding for £1 million worth of funding from the Premier ...

Eastern Green Link 2 (EGL2), a joint venture between SSEN Transmission and National Grid Electricity Transmission (NGET), has reached another milestone in the development of a new subsea electricity superhighway after sealing contracts with BAM and Hitachi Energy to supply and build converter ...
Lakeside HireBRICOFLOR UKStuart CanvasAqua Direct LtdJWCGo Geothermal LtdStuart CanvasUrban Marque LtdThink Construction Skills Ltd.KP Acoustics Ltd
Terms and Conditions
2024/03/02 11:04:26