BAM-Heijmans-TBI consortium withdraws from tender for Dutch highway extension A15

The consortium consisting of BAM, Heijmans and TBI has withdrawn from the tender for the extension of the A15 highway near Nijmegen, also known as ViA15.

November 12, 2018

ViA15 includes the extension of the A15 at Nijmegen over a length of 12 km and the connection to the A12 highway, creating a direct connection between the port of Rotterdam and Germany. It is a DBFM (Design, Build, Finance, Maintain) contract.

Selective tender policy

The consortium partners have jointly concluded that further participation in this tender does not fit a selective tender policy, aimed at acquiring contracts with manageable risks and healthy margins.

The consortium refrains from participation based on the information provided in the tender documents regarding the technical complexity and the contractual conditions, in relation to the risk allocation.