VIDEO: Designing the Promise: our journey to a better way of working
At Wates we know how important it is to deliver our customers’ design aspirations on time, on budget and in a safe environment.
BLOG: Region's Built Environment must up its game in response to rising 'senior living' development
An increase in investment in high-end retirement developments across the south must be met with innovation and adaptability if the senior living sector is to realise its emerging potential.
VIDEO: Wates Site Induction
This 15 minute video covers all Health, Safety, Environment and Quality information, as well as the standards we expect on all our sites.
VIDEO: Wates Completes Historic V&A Museum Extension
We take a look back at the many phases undertaken in this unique and architecturally challenging project. Watch the video.
BLOG: The Digital Transformation Of The Construction Industry
Historically the industry has been used to working in silos, however for BIM to be successful; we need to work collaboratively with others, which requires a change in approach, behavior and mindset.
INSIGHT: Project Impact Report: Space 2, Nottingham City Council
Space 2, once an empty, derelict building, is a prime example of how crumbling structures can be brought back to life and re-purposed in an enterprising way.
BLOG: The Next Generation Workforce Must Value Social Enterprises
Understanding the importance of social enterprises is vital for young people joining the construction industry, according to Zak Farnsworth, a commercial management trainee in Nottingham.
BLOG: Three years of Wates and empa, delivering for the public sector
Procurement frameworks have climbed the construction industry agenda over the past five years and with them have come a very distinct set of industry standards when it comes to procurement, local impact, supply chain management and partnership working.
VIDEO: Project Dove - refurbishing Wates' Leatherhead HQ
In November 2016 Wates Smartspace completed a project to refurbish our headquarters in Leatherhead, Surrey.