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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.
Planning permission granted for landmark Liverpool hotel at Peel L&P's Liverpool Waters
08 OCTOBER 2019
Wates Construction has received planning permission to build Liverpool City Councils new Cruise Terminal Hotel, marking a major step forward for Peel L&Ps Liverpool Waters, the citys major waterfront regeneration scheme.
Wates expands North Wales presence with position on Construction Framework
Wates has secured a place on the North Wales Construction Partnerships £500m framework, facilitating the build of new schools and public sector projects.
Birmingham's new skyline scheme scoops sustainability award
Wates Construction has been honoured for its efforts to minimise environmental impact and leave a lasting social legacy through the delivery of the project.
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.
Quintain celebrates topping out of 633 new homes at Wembley Park
Quintain, the developer behind the transformation of Wembley Park has marked a major construction milestone led by Wates Construction.
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.
Wates completes latest Birmingham residential development The Bank
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 Residential Erith Park regeneration project sees 80% reduction in crime
Wates Residential’s Erith Park regeneration project has seen a substantial reduction in crime, thanks to a major community-led effort and police crime prevention techniques.