Royal BAM Group ranks among the largest companies in Europe. BAM has top market positions in the Netherlands, Belgium, the United Kingdom, Ireland and Germany. One of BAM's prominent features is its widespread regional network of offices, meaning that the company is always close to its clients. BAM offers its clients various substantial packages of products and services in the home markets. Royal BAM Group undertakes specialist construction and civil engineering projects in niche markets worldwide. Royal BAM Group's consultancy and engineering company provides services to global clients with their international operations.
With around 26,000 employees, BAM is responsible for the implementation of thousands of projects every year. Some are spectacular (due to their size or technical complexity), but many others are more modest construction contracts. For more information see www.bam.nl
BAM Infraconsult is the consultancy and engineering office for the infrastructural department of Royal BAM Group. Besides the consultancy services for the Royal BAM Group, BAM Infraconsult carries out a vast amount of consultancy services for external parties.
BAM Infraconsult is recognized as having a wide range of experience in Coastal and Maritime Engineering and Infrastructure Design. For over 30 years the firm has been involved in design, project management and construction supervision for projects all over the world for both the BAM Group companies and external parties.
In the field of innovative water retaining structures the BAM Infraconsult has played an important role in the realisation of the following projects:
- Oosterscheldekering, The Netherlands – Design and Construction
- Maeslantkering, Rotterdam, The Netherlands – Design and Construction
- Storm surge Barrier, Ramspol, The Netherlands – Design and Construction
- Thames Barrier, Londen, UK – Construction
The Boxbarrier was developed based on this extensive source of experience.