northern home counties

Wates has been delivering projects across a wide range of sectors in the Northern Home Counties for over 20 years.  In all our work we demonstrate a clear understanding of our customer’s business and the drivers on the project.  We are able to combine the strength and stability of a National contractor, with the local focus of a Regional organisation.

Major projects have included:

  • HMP Colltishall – a £50m prison project
  • HMP Littlehey – a £65m new build prison project
  • Corby Academy – a new build educational facility worth £20m
  • Luton BSF – Challney High School – a new build educational facility worth £23m
  • Luton BSF - Lea Manor School – a £19m single stage design and build school 
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Dolly Parton Imagination Library launched in Luton

27 April, 2010

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Luton BSF programme adds value with new homes project

27 November, 2009

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