Wates Group



Wates to cut staff by 300 as coronavirus impact bites

Wates Group has become the first major contractor to unveil large-scale redundancies in direct respo ...

Published 21 May 2020

Wates Group introduces carer’s leave with family policy overhaul

Employees at construction, development and property services company Wates Group will be offered a n ...

Published 9 March 2020

Wates Group commits to zero waste and carbon from operations by 2025

Construction, development and property services company Wates Group has outlined a commitment to eli ...

Published 13 January 2020

Dundee to approve Waterfront Place and flood protection tenders

Councillors are being asked to approve multi-million-pound tenders for a key part of the redevelopme ...

Published 3 December 2019

Wates commits to double female representation by 2025

Wates Group has signalled its intention to dramatically improve the gender balance of the workforce ...

Published 31 July 2019

UK: Housing association awards 20-year upgrade contracts worth more than £1.1bn

Clarion Housing Group has selected three preferred bidders to each deliver a 20-year planned investm ...

Published 31 July 2019

Stornoway care and housing development starts on site

Work to transform land adjacent to a Stornoway farm into a new care facility and affordable homes ha ...

Published 5 July 2019

Wates Group chairman honoured with Knighthood

James Wates has been honoured with a Knighthood in the Queen’s Birthday Honours in recognition ...

Published 10 June 2019

And finally... Wates unveils rare images of D-Day harbour construction

Rare archive images showing engineers working on a secret construction project that became pivotal t ...

Published 6 June 2019

Wates unveils new chief of staff

Wates Group has announced the appointment of Emily Westcott as new chief of staff. Working with chi ...

Published 28 March 2019

Wates delivers improved profits and record order book

The Wates Group has reported increased profits for the year ending 31 December 2018, with a record o ...

Published 22 March 2019

Wates appointed to guide new corporate governance standards

New principles to improve the corporate governance of large private companies have been developed by ...

Published 10 December 2018

And finally... Minecraft fans use gaming skills to help design Wates regeneration project

Youngsters have been using gaming skills to road-test and improve the design of one of London’ ...

Published 26 November 2018

Wates changes senior construction management and appoints new group CFO

Wates Group has signalled changes to its senior construction management team as Philip Wainwright jo ...

Published 14 November 2018

Wates appoints Paul Chandler to its Board

Wates has announced the appointment of Paul Chandler to the group Board with immediate effect. Mr ...

Published 19 June 2018