BLOG: Gender is irrelevant - particularly when it comes to health and safety
Chloe Biddle is one of the women that make up just 14% of the construction industry. But to Chloe, gender is irrelevant when it comes to the far more critical significance of her job.
BLOG: Building up to my next step on the construction career ladder
Was an apprenticeship the right choice? Yes it was the best decision I could have made, and heres why. From day one Ive been exposed to so many different aspects of construction and had the opportunity to work on a wide range of projects.
CASE STUDY: Ernesford Grange Community Academy and Riverbank Academy Coventry
Bringing together two existing schools into a single co-located facility.
CASE STUDY: Cheshire East Environmental Waste Facility
A new recycling depot that provides local employment and places Cheshire East among the most environmentally friendly places in the UK.
CASE STUDY: London Borough of Camden
Since March 2013, Wates has been working together with the London Borough of Camden, on a contract worth over £100m over a ten-year period across Camdens residential housing stock, covering around 33,000 homes across the borough.
CASE STUDY: Redrock Stockport
Redrock Stockport is part of Stockport Councils Investing in Growth work that is transforming Stockport town centre.
CASE STUDY: Prescot Fire Station
Merseyside Fire & Rescue Service required the construction of new fire station accommodation in Prescot as part of their Station Mergers programme.
BLOG: Open Doors 2018
With a vast range of opportunities and roles it really doesn’t matter where you start, its where you can go that counts. There are many options available as people develop in their careers.
BLOG: The time is right for social enterprises to make a splash in UK construction
Josh Steiner from Wates Construction, looks at how small social enterprises can capitalise on business growth opportunities currently present in the construction sector.