Braywick Leisure Centre | Wates

Braywick Leisure Centre

Client

Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead

Overview

The new Braywick Leisure Centre facility will include 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 will be improved and expanded, the new centre’s eco-friendly approach will see it use 70% less energy than the previous building.

  • £33m Value
  • 70% Less energy used than previous building
  • 75% Of supply chain with 40 miles

Progress

  • £13K spent with Social Enterprises
  • 150+ local supply chain attended the ‘Meet the Buyer’ event
  • 75% of supply chain to be within 40 miles
  • All supply chain payments made within 19 days
  • The first Wates construction project to be carbon neutral through investment in renewable energy in India
  • Promoting biodiversity and local carbon reduction through a tree planting programme
Braywick Leisure Centre - Wates Construction

Braywick Leisure Centre

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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