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Wakemans Unveils New Brand Identity

Posted on Aug 2, 2017

Wakemans Unveils New Brand Identity

Times change and Wakemans is changing with the times! – Following an in-depth review of its corporate identity, Wakemans has created an all new brand image to reflect future growth and the directors’ vision for the business. – All marketing and corporate communications, including the firm’s website and social media channels, will feature different fonts and a revised colour scheme, along with a new logo. – “As our business evolves, we felt the time was right to update our corporate image to ensure it is in keeping with...

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How will the uncertainty of a hung parliament affect construction?

Posted on Jun 12, 2017

How will the uncertainty of a hung parliament affect construction?

Dean Watson, Joint Managing Director at Wakemans, says the uncertainties ushered in by a hung parliament could have a major impact on the health of the UK’s construction industry at a time when clarity and stability ahead of the all-important Brexit negotiations is vital.

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Architects Win Annual Golf Tournament

Posted on May 30, 2017

Architects Win Annual Golf Tournament

Wakemans helped to organise an annual golf tournament which sees surveyors from the West Midlands Region of the RICS challenge architects representing the RIBA West Midlands Golf Society.

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Skills, Costs and Brexit must not Stifle Construction Growth

Posted on May 11, 2017

Skills, Costs and Brexit must not Stifle Construction Growth

Dean Watson, Joint Managing Director at national property and construction consultancy Wakemans, warns that key issues could stifle UK construction industry growth.

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Brexit and the Impact On Construction Costs

Posted on Mar 30, 2017

Brexit and the Impact On Construction Costs

Time will tell how a post-Brexit deal will affect investment decisions and impact UK construction output, but as Article 50 is invoked, national property and construction consultancy Wakemans says rising costs are a particular concern.

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Wakemans Budget Comment

Posted on Mar 10, 2017

Wakemans Budget Comment

Wakemans Executive Chairman John Woodhall gives his views on the impact of the budget on the construction industry.

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Smoke and Mirrors for Construction Industry

Posted on Feb 13, 2017

Smoke and Mirrors for Construction Industry

Director James Shelley looks at how to make sense of conflicting statistics and an ever changing economic outlook.

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Housing Boost Ahead of Budget

Posted on Jul 7, 2015

Housing Boost Ahead of Budget

The construction industry is not excepting any major announcements relating to construction in this week’s budget so the news today about a £100m boost for SME builders is welcome.

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New energy performance standards set to create more obsolete property.

Posted on Jan 13, 2015

New energy performance standards set to create more obsolete property.

New energy standards for commercial properties due to come into force in April 2018 are likely to have a dramatic impact and render many more properties obsolete, according to Wakemans director Adrian Aston.

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Material shortage biggest risk to construction recovery warns Wakemans.

Posted on Sep 23, 2014

Material shortage biggest risk to construction recovery warns Wakemans.

The construction industry is improving with many commentators reporting that the sector is booming but national property and construction consultants Wakemans has warned that severe material shortages could slow down the pace of the recovery.

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