Helping our customers create better buildings while leaving a positive legacy
We focus on issues important to our business, customers, supply chain and wider stakeholders:
Ensuring everyone’s health and safety
Having a positive impact on the environment
Investing in the local communities where we work
Promoting a more diverse and inclusive workforce
Delivering efficient and sustainable buildings for the future
Additional value is created on all Wates projects, by considering the broad range of social and environmental impacts for each of our Clients. Prioritising Social Value enables us to create a positive legacy. It aligns us with partners who are committed to social change and builds stronger and deeper relationships with our Clients, supply chain and wider stakeholders. Click here to see what we’ve done to date on Scape projects.
A family owned and financially secure construction business
With a strong balance sheet and over 120 years of family ownership, you can be certain that we are here for the long-term.
We have dedicated sector experts across the full range of services required by the public sector.
Wates have been recommended to be certified in ISO44001 for collaborative working.
In-house technical expertise
We have in-house cost planning, building services, design services, funding and development and sector specific experts.
Sector specific products
‘Adapt’ is our kit of parts design approach for schools to provide highly functional school designs that provide excellent value for money.
Designing the Promise
Designing the Promise provides a structured process that means we can deliver high quality, buildable designs that are technically compliant, on time and on budget.
Delivering the Promise
Delivering the promise is a cradle to grave process that allows us to understand our clients requirements from day one, develop great designs, deliver high quality products on site and provide market leading aftercare.
We have proven expertise in forming long term partnerships with our customers.