One of the largest family-owned construction groups, Wates posted a record order book of £6.6bn in its 2021 results. In the North West, the business secured more than £200m of work during the pandemic, with projects currently on site delivering offices, housing, leisure centres, blue light facilities and schools.
The business is currently working with the public and private sectors to meet challenging new agendas around sustainability, social, skills, innovation and technology.
“We welcome this great opportunity to support the city in building back better following a challenging couple of years in the face of Brexit and Covid, and firmly believe we have a key role to play in inspiring a more sustainable, inclusive and dynamic economy through development and construction.
Following our renewal as patrons of the Liverpool & Sefton Chamber of Commerce, we are looking forward to working together to encourage the right long term growth for the city region and help it build back better after an extremely challenging period. With a proud track record in Liverpool and a large part of our regional workforce based in the city region, we firmly believe we have a key role to play in inspiring a more sustainable, inclusive and dynamic economy through development and construction.
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