Wates wins £650m job to start refurb of Parliament

Wates has been chosen as the contractor to deliver a £650 million revamp programme on Parliament’s Northern Estate, which is expected to be started in 2019. The essential refurbishment will help restore and protect listed heritage buildings in Westminster including Norman Shaw North and South, 1 Parliament Street and 1 Continue reading

Historic Chocolate Works preserved with Sika Sarnafil

Eight years after being put on the ‘At Risk’ register by English Heritage, the landmark Terry’s Chocolate Factory has a new lease of life, following extensive refurbishment. The 1926, Grade II listed building now starts a new chapter as a care village owned by Springfield Healthcare.   Once home to famous Continue reading