Insights Our Insight Hub is a repository of thought leadership on topics that impact our clients and the wider society. Content includes case studies, blogs, videos, reports and research. VE Day 75: Celebrating our association with the Armed Forces CAMPAIGN As we commemorate the 75th anniversary of VE Day, we remember our role in supporting the military through World War II and our construction of the Mulberry Harbours. Supporting ex-service personnel into new careers BLOG “We believe in ‘giving something back’ to those brave and exceptional military personnel who have the potential to be future industry staff. People of this calibre can only benefit our industry.” HMRC Queen Elizabeth House, Edinburgh CASE STUDY Wates Smartspace was the lead contractor in the fit out for the creation of the UK Government Hub in Edinburgh. M&S CASE STUDY Wates has been involved in the refurbishment and fitout of M&S stores for over 16 years, delivering over £500m of work across three workstreams. 2019 Armistice Day: Wates and the Armed Forces CAMPAIGN At Wates, we are proud of our association with the armed forces. From supporting the D-Day landings in Normandy during WWII to building a base for the next generation of fighter jets for the RAF. CASE STUDY: Meadowhall Shopping Centre A 20 week refurbishment of a Park Lane shopping mall which is housed within the popular Meadowhall Shopping Centre in Sheffield.