WATES


Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to WATES: WhatsApp
AcronymDefinition
WATESWave and Tidal Energy Support (Scotland, UK)
References in periodicals archive ?
Leading UK firm Wates Construction International has been selected to develop a new extension and upgrade existing facilities at the British School Al Khubairat, Abu Dhabi.
Wates, formerly chairman of the Wates Group, one of the largest privately owned development and construction companies in the UK, is that owner.
William's father is chairman of Wates Leisure which owns 10 Pinnacle health and fitness clubs around London.
The day's activities also allowed people to find out about the employment opportunities available on SHARP, with Wates currently recruiting for both its apprentice programme and work placements.
After identifying increased opportunities in Teesside and Tyneside, Wates says it intends to target new projects in commercial, manufacturing and public sector markets whilst increasing its presence on regional procurement frameworks.
David Langhorne, director of property services at Your Homes Newcastle said: "We are continuing our close correspondence with Wates and are satisfied with the current site operations which will enable Wates and its supplier to complete their investigation as to the factors behind the incident that took place on Saturday."
Stewart Reid, of Wates Living Space, said: "We will now continue apace in order to maintain our on time, on budget delivery of this project and enable Whitefriars to provide vital support and accommodation to its most vulnerable residents from spring next year."
Wates North West business development advisor Lucy O'Connor said: "The construction industry has progressed considerably over the course of the past few years and more and more women are recognising the opportunities available to them.
Wates also advised on green measures that could reduce costs.
John Shannon, North West business unit director for Wates, which has a regional headquarters in Warrington, said: "We worked in partnership with LJMU to build their Art and Design Academy off Brownlow Hill, so we're delighted to have an opportunity to work alongside them again."
One of the UK's most distinguished and oldest construction services company, Wates, has opened an office in Abu Dhabi, marking its first step onto the international stage.
ALAN FLEMING, who has been training on the Curragh for two and a half years, is taking charge of Andrew Wates's horses at Beare Green, Surrey, following the departure of Albert Ennis, writes Graham Green.