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Wates FM expands HMRC partnership following successful year
24 SEPTEMBER 2020
Wates FM continues to grow its public sector presence, expanding HMRC contract from four sites to 19 after less than one year.
Wates Smartspace boosts team with senior management
14 SEPTEMBER 2020
Wates Smartspace, leading fit-out, refurbishment and property upkeep company, has today announced the appointment of Sam Hagans as Commercial Director.
Next chapter in Harrow multi-million-pound regeneration as Council announce development partner
11 SEPTEMBER 2020
Harrow Council have named Wates Residential as the development partner for their regeneration programme worth an estimated £600 million.
Wates encourages colleagues to 'take a minute' as UK suicide rates soar to highest levels in years
10 SEPTEMBER 2020
Wates is using World Suicide Prevention Day as a call to action, to encourage colleagues to help create ‘suicide safer communities’, where they can talk openly and less secretively about suicide.
New Government hub handed over by Wates Smartspace in Edinburgh
20 AUGUST 2020
Wates Smartspace, the fit-out and refurbishment division of the Wates Group, has successfully handed over ‘Queen Elizabeth House’ the new flagship UK Government hub in Edinburgh, to HMRC following a £23m CAT B fit-out project.
Wates Living Space begins 10-year housing repair programme in Crawley
18 AUGUST 2020
Wates Living Space has started a 10 year programme of housing repairs for Crawley Borough Council in the middle of a pandemic, after successfully assembling its teams using virtual and social distancing mobilisation measures.
Wates appoints new Managing Director for Smartspace division
13 AUGUST 2020
The Wates Group, has today appointed Scott Camp as new Managing Director of its £145m specialist fit-out and refurbishment division, Wates Smartspace.
Wates Living Space rises high with 200 tower block refurbishments
10 AUGUST 2020
Wates Living Space has been appointed by The Guinness Partnership to deliver planned maintenance works to two high rise schemes – taking the housing maintenance provider’s total number of tower block refurbishment projects to over 200.
Wates FM names on new four year Constructing West Midlands Framework
31 JULY 2020
Wates Facilities Management has been appointed to the four-year Constructing West Midlands Framework (CWM2), managed by Acivico, under Lot 2, Mechanical and Electrical (M&E) and maintenance services.