Construction of a 1,483m² single-storey 210-pupil primary school located on a greenfield site in the centre of a housing estate.
CASE STUDY: Eastbury Community School, Barking
New build 8,703m² all-through school, including 2 FE primary school for 420 pupils with 26-infant nursery, and 1,800-capacity secondary teaching block.
CASE STUDY: Eden Boys Secondary School, Bolton
A new build 5,950m² three-storey secondary school and 6th Form for 700 pupils built on a brownfield site in a residential area of Bolton.
CASE STUDY: Leeds Jewish Free School
Phased refurbishment and 2,427m² extension of an existing operational school into the first Jewish primary free school in the UK for 175 pupils.
BLOG: Your skills are most valuable when used as a force for good.
Reshaping Tomorrow Week reminds us how important it is to work together and the amazing things that can be achieved when we do.
BLOG: An industry steeped in tradition but one that is ever evolving
Construction is a traditional industry in that it has been long established but that does not mean it isnt innovative, diverse and dynamic; quite the contrary. For a sector that harps back to the Middle Ages, we are incredibly progressive and modern in our approach.
BLOG: Buying local isn't about business - it's about people
To find the right fit for our projects, Wates takes into account specialist skills, services or materials needed and appointing contracts as locally as possible.
BLOG: Supporting the BBC's 'Make a Difference' campaign in Birmingham
For our project teams working on sites big and small across the country, the increasing number of people fighting poverty has been all too visible.
BLOG: Taking social value to the next level
Christian Bailey considers the case for taking social value to the next level and how Wates has explored ways in which to unlock greater local benefit via the NWCH Frameworks.