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Wates FM celebrates successful first anniversary
1 JULY 2020
Facilities management provider emerges buoyantly out of lockdown to celebrate its first anniversary with expanding portfolio, exemplary safety performance and by setting the bar for a safe return to work.
Prime Minister announces New Deal for Britain: Statement from the Wates Group
30 JUNE 2020
Prime Minister Boris Johnson has today announced plans which will enable the nation to “build back better,” pledging £5bn in capital funds for the creation of new schools, roads, hospitals and other infrastructure improvements.
Wates FM secures first public sector contract in strategic growth plans
23 OCTOBER 2019
Wates FM has secured a new contract to deliver a one-stop maintenance service on behalf of West Midlands Police, becoming the first public sector appointment for the recently launched business.
Wates increases blue light portfolio in Merseyside
Wates has been appointed to build a brand new fire station in St Helens, the third development for Merseyside Fire & Rescue Service in four years.
Derby City Council unveils new £11.2 million plans to rejuvenate Market Hall
Wates Construction’s work is well underway on an £11.2 million regeneration programme which will transform Derbys Market Hall by Summer 2023.
Wates retains position on Southern Construction Framework
Wates Construction has retained its place on the fourth generation Southern Construction Framework (SCF), which promises a potential £5.25bn pipeline of work across the South.
Saughall Massie fire station to become home to new community defibrillator
Wates Construction, currently building Merseyside Fire and Rescue Authoritys new Saughall Massie Fire Station, has gifted a brand new defibrillator to the community as part of its ongoing community work in Wirral.
Wates secures second project in Mersey Fire Estates Programme
Wates Construction has been appointed to build Merseyside Fire and Rescue Services (MFRS) Saughall Massie Fire Station following the contractors completion of the new Community Fire and Police Station in Prescot.
Wates Group awarded contract for Parliaments Northern Estate Programme
Wates pledges to create a lasting legacy through new training and skills opportunities in major project on the Parliamentary estate