Operating an essential site during uncertain times
John Carlin, Regional MD Wates Construction Midlands, explores how new ways of working are helping to deliver one of the Midlands’ most challenging and important projects
National Horizons Centre, Darlington
The National Horizons Centre marks the start of an era of pioneering innovation and research in UK bioscience at Teesside University.
The Bank, Birmingham
The £36m, 33-storey development, comprising 217 luxury apartments, topped with a two-storey crown structure containing loft-style penthouses, is now Birmingham’s tallest residential building.
Women in Construction - tackling the misconceptions
WATES IN THE NEWS
Sarah Seabright and Rebecca Shiels from Wates Construction talk through their experiences of being a woman in the construction industry.
Building an £83m skyscraper with minimal working at height
WATES IN THE NEWS
The lack of space around the 33-storey mixed-use development at Anthology Hale, has meant a range of innovative solutions from engineering to technological and logistical had to be introduced. Read more to find out how this was accomplished.
CASE STUDY: Hoxton Press
£72m new build residential scheme, providing 198 homes as part of phase 3 for the Colville Estate Regeneration masterplan.
CASE STUDY: Excellent Homes For Life PFI, Kirklees
Wates Residential was the design & build contractor delivering homes across 27 individual rural and urban sites spread throughout the Kirklees Council operating area.
CASE STUDY: Little Ilford School, Newham
This 10,703m² new build four-storey 10 FE 1,525-capacity secondary school was constructed on playing fields adjacent to the existing school.
CASE STUDY: London Business School
A comprehensive structural upgrade, refurbishment and new build extensions to the former Marylebone Town Hall forming a new state-of-the-art campus.