Wates understands that innovation, efficiency and high standards are vital components on any University construction project to create the best teaching and research environments.

What we offer our University clients:

  • Early cost certainty and delivery of projects to programme, quality and budget
  • Delivery of innovative learning environments by enabling schools to input on design for buildings bespoke to their specialist academic and curriculum needs
  • We work with Universities to create efficient work places and ensure students can continue their studies and research without disruption
  • Opportunities for students to become engaged with construction, providing a window into the world of work and improving their employability
  • Safe delivery of projects in challenging environments
  • Procurement and integration of ICT and FF&E in conjunction with users’ needs
  • Clear and concise handover process that meets and exceeds BSRIA Soft Landings criteria and client training needs

Our involvement with Universities

Wates has an excellent track record of working with Universities and developing efficient work places and supporting change management. The University sector in the UK has a disproportionate share of the worlds’ leading institutions and is a dynamic force in developing the knowledge based economy necessary for growth and success in a competitive world. 

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