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Farnborough International's expansion programme takes off in Hampshire
Building work on the new Hall 1 at Farnborough Internationals new Exhibition and Conference Centre is progressing at pace as Wates Construction, flies high with the venues 1,300-tonne steel frame.
Wates matures its senior living expertise with Signature appointment
Wates Construction has been awarded a £19.2m contract to build a new development on behalf of Signature Senior Lifestyle, marking the growth of the leading contractors work on behalf of the Buckinghamshire-based care home developer.
Bebington Police Station officially reopens its doors
13 FEBRUARY 2017
The newly refurbished Bebington Police station opened which stood closed and empty for three years, following a six-month renovation by Wates Smartspace.
Building a future for women in construction in Cambridge
Wates Construction, the leading contractor for the delivery of Brookgates One the Square office development in Cambridge, is calling for more women to consider a career in construction in a bid to increase gender equality in the industry.
Redrock Stockport brings major boost to local economy
Stockport Council is celebrating the success of the towns flagship leisure development, Redrock, which has so far brought a cash injection of over £4.5m to Stockport businesses.
Major wins in South West push Wates regional work-winning to c. £150m
Leading contractor, Wates Construction, is set to grow its South West and Southern Home Counties project portfolio following its appointment to build Salmon Harvesters 3 Glass Wharf in Bristol and refurbish Dysons Malmesbury-based head office.
Wates Residential lined up for £52.8m Camden regeneration
National developer, Wates Residential, is set to grow its London-based portfolio with its appointment to build Phase One of London Borough of Camden Councils mixed-use Abbey Area Redevelopment.
Wates Residential appoints new Southern Development Director
Wates Residential has hired Kate Ives as Development Director for its London and South region. The appointment comes as Wates expands its presence in the residential development market.
Wates entrusted with Houses of Parliament Life Safety Systems programme
Wates Construction has secured a contract to upgrade the Palace of Westminsters Life Safety Systems, bringing our London-based heritage contracts to a combined value of £145m.