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Wates Construction confirmed as main contractor for new Leeds City College
Wates Construction has been confirmed as the main contractor for the new Leeds City College Quarry Hill campus, as work begins on the £57m project in the heart of the citys cultural quarter.
Wates scoops Construction News Contractor of the Year Award 2017
Wates Group has been named Contractor of the Year and won the highest accolade of the Judges Supreme Award at this years Construction News Awards held on 13 July 2017.
Wates Group Achieves BSI BIM Level 2 Certification
The Wates Group has achieved a Tier 1 British Standards Institute (BSI) Building Information Modelling (BIM) Level 2 Business Certification, following an eight month verification process. The Tier 1 lead contractor award includes certification across lead design, construction and project management.
Wates strengthens Construction team with senior appointments
Wates Construction Group has today strengthened its team with new senior appointments.
Wates' work on next generation aircraft base brings boost to Norfolk economy
Wates Construction’s £27m contract to build a new Squadron Headquarters at RAF Marham in Kings Lynn is benefiting local businesses.
Wates completes historic V&A museum extension
Wates Constructions expertise brings world-class architecture to life as the V&A open their brand new gallery and entrance on Exhibition Road.
Statement: SAFETY IN HIGH RISE BUILDINGS
Updated statement in response to Grenfell Tower fire of 14 June
STATEMENT ON GRENFELL TOWER FIRE
Statement from the Wates Group following the tragedy at Grenfell Tower, Kensington on 14 June 2017.
Donors and fundraisers thanked as Wiltshire childrens hospice opens
Julias House, the Dorset and Wiltshire childrens hospice charity, has paid tribute to all the people who have made the opening of its new Wiltshire hospice a reality.