WATES IN THE NEWS: Shining a light on the impact our work is having on society.
Su Pickerill, Group Community Investment Manager, and John Dunne, Group SHEQ Director, were among the social value specialists featured in a Building magazine article: ‘Delivering social value: How to build and give back’,
Sustainable Business: How electric vehicles can help meet a net-zero carbon commitment.
Wates Sustainability Director, John Dunne was interviewed by Matt Mace from leading sustainability media title, edie.net, as part of a series of sustainable business podcasts.
A career in the built environment: There's something for everyone.
During National Apprenticeship Week (3-9 February), we want to highlight the wide range of job opportunities available in the built environment. Hear from some of our apprentices and trainees who are helping to break down the common myths about apprenticeships in construction.
Open Doors Week: 16-21 March 2020
Open doors offers something for everyone and can give you a chance to meet our teams and learn about the diverse range of career paths on offer in our industry. Book your place at one of our sites today using an interactive map.
Changing our habits
We have launched a new campaign called ‘Changing Our Habits’ to help challenge ourselves and our industry to find a better way, to innovate and to make big, meaningful and lasting changes to protect and restore the natural environment.
WATES IN THE NEWS: What’s ahead for Construction in 2020
Building.co.uk interviews industry leaders about what is ahead for Construction in 2020. Sir James Wates, Chairman of Wates Group, was among those featured and remarks that he is approaching 2020 with great optimism.
WATES IN THE NEWS: Seeking gender balance: culture change
Nikunj Upadhyay, Head of Diversity and Inclusion, was interviewed about how company culture, flexible working and the right environment can be a catalyst for change.
Our Guiding Framework defines the Purpose that motivates us, the Goals we are working to achieve and the Behaviours we expect of ourselves and each other. Watch our video below to find out what the Guiding Framework means to us.
2019 Armistice Day: Wates and the Armed Forces
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.