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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 recruitment drive with MEPC's Wellington Place to help tackle homelessness
Wates Construction currently delivering MEPCs Wellington Place in Leeds is set to grow its team on site with the roll out of a pilot employment scheme to help tackle homelessness.
Wates Construction reveals landmark £135m Axis Square appointment
Wates has been appointed to Buildings One and Four of LCRs development, with the buildings designed to achieve BREEAM Excellent rating. The project will create 50 apprenticeships and 200 training courses with work starting on site in April 2019.
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
Wates Construction appointed to Derby Market Hall transformation
Wates Construction has been appointed by Derby City Council to deliver phase one of a three-year transformation of Derby Market Hall.
Wates Construction celebrates 10 years since re-opening of Birmingham Town Hall
Wates joined guests at The Bank, a new Birmingham residential development of apartments, to mark the topping out of the second tower at the site.
Wates set to transform iconic Farmiloe Building
Clerkenwells iconic Farmiloe Building is set for a major £25m refurbishment and new build programme, which will see Wates convert the Victorian building into new office space on behalf of the Standard Life Investments Pooled Property Pension Fund.
Wates builds Wellington Place presence with appointment to MEPC's government hub
Leading contractor, Wates Construction has been awarded the contract to build the next two buildings at MEPC’s Wellington Place, further extending its presence at Leeds’ new urban quarter.
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.