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Wates and Pick Everard appointed to expand Corby Technical School in Northamptonshire
Wates Construction draws on its East Midlands education expertise to build a new £6.8m extension at Corby Technical School in Northamptonshire.
Wates expands London heritage pipeline with Grade II listed House of Lords office
Wates Construction is advancing building work on the major refurbishment programme at the House of Lords Millbank House in Westminster, bringing the contractors London-based heritage contracts to a combined value of £145m.
Wates signs trio of Select Property Group contracts worth over £130m
Wates Construction has been appointed to deliver three major contracts worth over £130m on behalf of Select Property Group, a global developer, retailer and operator of investment property brands.
Wates private residential portfolio reaches £182m
Wates Construction has signed a contract valued at £70.9m to build Anthologys new Hoxton Press development, bringing the contractors private residential appointments to a cumulative £182m in twelve months.
Wates Group haul two Gold and two Silver awards at Construction Manager of the Year 2016
Vince Finnegan of Wates Construction scooped the Gold Medal in the Restoration category for his work at The Royal Hospital in Chelsea.
Wates reaches financial close on £63.5m Quadram Institute
Wates Construction has signed a contract to deliver a new multi-million pound state-of-the-art food and health research centre at Norwich Research Park, marking a significant step in the business growth in East Anglia.
Wates grows Birmingham portfolio with high rise residential development
Wates Living Space has revealed the extent of its positive contributions to Birmingham as the business extends its contract to deliver housing repairs and maintenance across the city on behalf of Birmingham City Council.
Building work begins on new Wiltshire Childrens Hospice
Work has begun at the site of the new Julias House Wiltshire Childrens Hospice in Devizes.
Childrens hospice given a charitable boost by Wates Construction
Martin House Childrens Hospice, a local charity that provides care for children with life limiting illnesses across West, North and East Yorkshire, has received a large donation from Wates Construction after employees took part in a gruelling challenge.