Climate Positive



Achieve CDP* Climate Change A-list status year-on-year BAM achieved leadership status on CDP’s climate change benchmark in 2018 and performance was rated A-

25% reduction in relative carbon emissions for scope 1, 2 and 3

BAM achieved a 13% reduction compared to 2015. BAM Construct UK achieved a 27% reduction in normalised emissions compared to 2015 

Deliver one zero carbon product or service per home country annually

BAM delivered two projects in 2018: the collaborative project for the ArenA battery at The Johan Cruijff Arena and BAM Infra’s proposals for 21 innovations on the N211


Resource Positive



Recycle or reuse 100% of construction and office waste

BAM reduced the amount of construction and office waste to landfill and incineration to 35 kilotonnes in 2018, from 48 kilotonnes in 2017. In 2018, BAM Construct UK produced 29.20 tonnes/£1m, and more than 93% of all waste was diverted from landfill.

100% sustainable certified timber

BAM increased the completeness of its timber analysis to 79%. Of the covered timber, 94% is certified sustainable. 99% of timber procured by BAM Contruct UK was from legal and sustainable sources, 94% of timber procured was delivered with full FSC or PEFC chain of Custody. 

Deliver one circular economy project, product or service per home country annually BAM PPP delivered product life extension of existing lighting solution at Cheshire Police.


People Positive



Enhance one million lives in local communities by 2020

For the first time in 2018, all operating companies have started to report on the number of lives they have enhanced. BAM Construct UK has been measuring since 2015 and has enhanced the lives of 180,000 people since 2015.