Wates makes new appointment to executive boardSubscription
Wates’ managing director for construction Paul Chandler has been appointed to the group’s board.
Wates wins £150m Birmingham office jobSubscription
Wates has won a £150m contract to design and build a new office in Birmingham city centre.
Westminster win gives Wates first league triumphSubscription
The £500m renovation of Parliament’s Northern Estate gave Wates its first contractor league table triumph on record in May.
Wates and Mulalley win £45m Stevenage homes dealSubscription
Wates Living Space and Mulalley have been awarded contracts to refurbish 4,000 homes for Stevenage Borough Council.
British Land is looking to pick four contractors to sit on a panel for its £4bn redevelopment of Canada Water.
Wates features and analysis
Steady top-50 activity in May saw Wates bag its first ever monthly league top spot and Sir Robert McAlpine fall back in the annual table.
British Land is leading a £4bn transformation of Canada Water. Project mastermind Roger Madelin takes CN around a site that is catching the eye of industry heavyweights.
Top-50 contract wins were down month on month and year on year in March as Balfour pipped Kier to the league summit.
Quintain has tasked Wates with delivering hundreds of homes to high standards as a neglected corner of London is turned into a thriving community.
The contractor top 50 increased more than 20 per cent year on year in February as Mace signed a single £400m deal to claim first place in the monthly league.
Kier topped the contractor table for the second time in three months as the festive slowdown dragged overall wins to their second lowest total of 2017.
As a member of Build UK, this year Wates Group is opening up 12 of our sites from Norwich to Cardiff, Bristol to Leeds and Southampton to York as part of Open Doors 2018.
Construction is an industry full of characters – these are the 15 people to keep an eye on in 2018.
When Andrew Davies was appointed as Wates boss four years ago, the firm’s chairman James Wates said the industry was seeing “positive signs of recovery” post-recession.
The contractor top 50 came crashing back down to earth in September having hit unprecedented heights during the previous month thanks to HS2 wins.
Winner: Wates Group
Winner: Wates Group
Working on some of the UK’s biggest and most complex projects, our finalists for Contractor of the Year have stood out from the competition in a number of ways.
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