Wates Group Ltd.    



Wates House, Station Approach

Leatherhead, KT22 7SW

United Kingdom

44 01372 861000

44 01372 861267

Company description

Construction: Construction services and residential land development.

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News and information about Wates Group Ltd.

New Industry Group Chairman Appointed to Help Improve How Large Private Companies Are Run
States News Service; January 30, 2018; 700+ words
...experience in the private sector, including as chairman of one of the UK's largest family-owned construction firms, the Wates Group. He also holds leading roles advising Infastructure Exports: UK and at think-tank Tomorrow's Company which helps businesses...
Battered Carillion Stuck in the Crucible
The Scotsman; November 18, 2017; 530 words
...stand still.One could forgive Cochrane if he was privately relieved that he hands over to his successor, Andrew Davies of Wates Group, in April 2018. The latest profit warningis being blamed by delays to both sales of its public-private partnership assets...
Carillion Gets Back on Track with Two Wins
The Birmingham Post (England); November 9, 2017; 345 words
...profit warning saw former boss Richard Howson step down, with Carillion announcing recently that Andrew Davies is to take the hot seat in April. Mr Davies is currently the chief executive of Wates Group, where he has held the role since 2014.
Carillion Wins Network Rail Upgrade Deal; CONTRACT
Birmingham Mail (England); November 7, 2017; 406 words
...Carillion announcing recently that Andrew Davies is to take the hot seat in April. Mr Davies is currently the chief executive of Wates Group, where he has held the role since 2014. Since Mr Howson's departure, Keith Cochrane has been interim chief executive...
Carillion Reveals Who Will Replace Cochrane
The Herald; October 28, 2017; 382 words
...group revealed it had written down Pounds 850 million on the value of contracts.Andrew Davies will join on April 2 from Wates Group, one of the largest privately-owned construction groups in the UK.Carillion has been hit by delays on major Scottish...
United Kingdom : Lord Mayor of Coventry Celebrates Refugee Contribution to City
Mena Report; September 30, 2017; 700+ words
...the Lord Mayor after working with the individuals in partnership with CRMC. They included Whitefriars, Pet-Xi, JBC, Wates Group, Coventry City Council, Accelerate, the Coventry City of Culture Trust and Warwickshire CAVAs Ambition Project. Sisters...
More Than 100 Firms Sign Letter to Lead Brexit Negotiators
States News Service; September 17, 2017; 700+ words
...plc, Unipart Group, University of Salford, Vianet Group plc, wagamama, WandR Barnett Ltd, WDH, Ward Hadaway, Wates Group Ltd, Welbilt UK Ltd, Wessex Water Services Ltd, Yeo Valley, Yorkshire Building Society, Zurich Insurance Group Ltd...
United Kingdom : Government/industry Partnership to Boost Construction Exports
Mena Report; July 6, 2017; 700+ words
...Minister, Greg Hands, and James Wates CBE, Chairman of the Wates Group. It aims to make the UK more competitive on the global stage...together and create winning bids. James Wates CBE, Chairman of Wates Group said: This is a timely, fresh and strategic approach. The...

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Industry information

NAICS codes 
North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) codes are used to classify businesses for the purpose of collecting statistical data related to the U.S. economy. NAICS codes have been assigned to international companies to help organize all companies by type of activity.  

Primary: 236115 - New Single-Family Housing Construction (except Operative Builders)

236116 - New Multifamily Housing Construction (except Operative Builders)

236117 - New Housing Operative Builders

236210 - Industrial Building Construction

236220 - Commercial and Institutional Building Construction


SIC codes 
Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) codes classify establishments by their primary type of activity. SIC codes are a U.S. Census Bureau system but can apply to international companies.  

Primary: 1521 - General Contractors--Single Family Houses industry report

1522 - General Contractors - Residential Buildings Other Than Single-Family industry report

1531 - Operative Builders industry report

1541 - General Contractors Industrial Buildings and Warehouses industry report

1542 - General Contractors - Nonresidential Buildings, Other than Industrial Buildings and Warehouses industry report