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Wates appointed to £30bn government construction framework
05 NOVEMBER 2019
Wates Group has been appointed to deliver a new major seven-year framework for public sector construction via the Crown Commercial Services £30bn framework.
Milestone for Braywick Leisure Centre build
Construction of the new Braywick Leisure Centre is continuing apace with steelwork, and the developments structure beginning to take shape.
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.
Wates Group Supply Chain Opportunities: Northern Estates Programme
Wates Group has been appointed framework contractor for the restoration of buildings on Parliaments Northern Estate and is seeking suppliers nationwide.
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.
2018 Armistice Day: Wates and the Armed Forces
We are immensely proud of our nations military and continue to support the armed forces in as many ways as we can. Our involvement dates back to our role in the Normandy D-Day Landings with the construction of the Mulberry Harbours.
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
Wates Construction to build state-of-the-art Braywick Leisure Centre
Wates Construction has been appointed by the Royal Borough of Windsor & Maidenhead to build a brand new £32.8m leisure centre.
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