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HIGH TEMPERATURE RESEARCH FACILITY REACHES THE TOP

HIGH TEMPERATURE RESEARCH FACILITY REACHES THE TOP

21 October, 2014

Construction of the University of Birmingham’s High Temperature Research Centre reached a significant milestone this week as the University and contractor Wates Construction celebrated the development’s ‘topping out’. Traditionally held to bring luck to a new building when it has reached its upper-most point, the topping out ceremony took place on site of the £12m...

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WATES CONSTRUCTION SET TO EXPAND COMMUNITY PRIMARY SCHOOL IN LEEDS

15 October, 2014

Wates Construction has been awarded a £6.1m contract by Leeds City Council to build an extension to Little London Primary School on Meanwood Street in Leeds. Work is already...

WATES CONSTRUCTION KEEPS CHILD’S PLAY SAFE IN NORTHWICH

7 October, 2014

Children from Northwich have started the new school term with a lesson on the importance of staying safe near a building site following a health and safety assembly with Wates...

WATES CONSTRUCTION TO DELIVER £7.3M TRANSFORMATION OF MILTON KEYNES MUSEUM

6 October, 2014

Wates Construction is adding to its museums portfolio following its appointment to expand Milton Keynes Museum. The project, which is to be funded by Milton Keynes Council, the...

LUTON’S TOKKO YOUTH SPACE ACHIEVES SUCCESS

29 September, 2014

Luton’s flagship TOKKO Youth Space on Gordon Street is marking its first year of success since opening its doors, having received a raft of prestigious awards. The five-storey...

WATES BOSS SETS OUT PLAN TO DOUBLE TURNOVER TO 2BN

12 September, 2014

Contractor Wates is aiming to double turnover to £2bn as part of a long-term growth plan, the new boss of the family-owned business has revealed. In his first major interview,...