CASE STUDY: Braywick Leisure Centre | Wates



Braywick Park is a new, state of the art leisure centre constructed as a replacement for the Magnet Leisure Centre

Project Value
Less energy used than previous building
Of supply chain with 40 miles

The new Braywick Leisure Centre facility includes a 10-lane swimming pool, larger training and splash pools, a 200-station gym, four squash courts, a larger sports hall, improved accessibility for disabled users and sports teams, and 500 car parking spaces.

While the services offered have improved and expanded, the new centres eco-friendly approach now uses 70% less energy than the previous building.

Our work in the Leisure sector
Explore Braywick Leisure Center in this virtual tour
  • £13K spent with Social Enterprises
  • 150+ local supply chain attended the Meet the Buyer event
  • The first Wates construction project to be carbon neutral through investment in renewable energy in India
  • 75% of supply chain to be within 40 miles
  • All supply chain payments made within 19 days
  • Promoting biodiversity and local carbon reduction through a tree planting programme
"Braywick Leisure Centre offers us a once in a lifetime opportunity to provide residents with a state-of-the-art hub for sport, arts and a wide range of cultural events."
Samantha Rayner
Cabinet Member for Culture and Communities at the Royal Borough

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