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Wakemans Surveyor Takes on Third Guide Dog

Posted on Nov 5, 2019

Wakemans Surveyor Takes on Third Guide Dog

We’re delighted to report that senior quantity surveyor/project manager Gerard Belfield is boarding another dog to support its training with Guide Dogs for the Blind.

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Liz Cycles 300 Miles for Cancer Research

Posted on Oct 18, 2019

Liz Cycles 300 Miles for Cancer Research

Proving she is no slouch when it comes to a sports-related challenge, Wakemans senior surveyor Liz Lister has completed a cycling marathon in aid of Cancer Research UK.

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James Plays Tennis Club into Promotion Spot

Posted on Oct 15, 2019

James Plays Tennis Club into Promotion Spot

Congratulations to Knowle & Dorridge Racquets Club which, with a little help from our own James Shelley, will be playing in Men’s Division 1 of the Coventry & District Lawn Tennis League next year.

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North Wales Housing Staff Trek to Snowdon Summit

Posted on Oct 9, 2019

North Wales Housing Staff Trek to Snowdon Summit

Congratulations to North Wales Housing, whose staff and their families braved the challenging weather conditions on Saturday, October 5 to hike up mount Snowdon.  – The charity trek was led by our Divisional Director Dylan Morris. Despite encountering rain, wind and fog from Allt Moses to the summit, all 26 members of the group safely made it to the top. – North Wales Housing took the opportunity to raise funds to support the important work carried out by the North Wales Mountain Rescue Association. For over 45 years its...

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New Business Approach and Promotions Boost Wakemans Expertise

Posted on Oct 9, 2019

New Business Approach and Promotions Boost Wakemans Expertise

Wakemans has adopted a new business structure and announced a raft of senior management promotions that are set to deliver new levels of expertise across key commercial property sectors.

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Wakemans Director Leads Snowdon Sponsored Walk

Posted on Oct 4, 2019

Wakemans Director Leads Snowdon Sponsored Walk

A regular on the slopes of Snowdon over many years, our Divisional Director Dylan Morris is supporting a fundraising initiative by North Wales Housing.

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Liz Completes St. Modwen Charity 10k Run

Posted on Sep 20, 2019

Liz Completes St. Modwen Charity 10k Run

A big cheer for our sporty surveyor Liz Lister, who took part in the St. Modwen Charity Run, an increasingly popular event which raises money to end youth homelessness in the Midlands. – This year’s event has so far netted in excess of £22,000 for the property industry’s charity, LandAid, which helps vulnerable young people across the region. – Through LandAid’s partnership with Birmingham-based charity, St. Basil’s, the money raised since the first Run in 2017 has helped to fund the renovation of homes to provide safe,...

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Wakemans on Schedule with Phase One at St. Modwen Park Gloucester

Posted on Sep 11, 2019

Wakemans on Schedule with Phase One at St. Modwen Park Gloucester

In a further sign of inward investment to develop the logistics industry in the south west, Wakemans is underway with a new £110 million industrial development at the thriving St. Modwen Park Gloucester. – A long-time partner of developer St. Modwen, Wakemans is acting as Employer’s Agent, Quantity Surveyor and Principal Designer/Health and Safety Advisor on the scheme, which will provide approximately 935,000 sq. ft. of industrial and warehouse space across 14 units. – The 58-acre Stonehouse Lane site occupies a prime central...

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Technology’s role in construction

Posted on Aug 12, 2019

Technology’s role in construction

John Woodhall looks at technology’s influence on construction.

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Wakemans Graduates are First Class!

Posted on Aug 9, 2019

Wakemans Graduates are First Class!

We’re delighted to report that Wakemans trainees Charlie and Tom have graduated from Birmingham City University with first class BSc Hons degrees in Quantity Surveying. – Like many before them, Charlie and Tom joined the firm after completing their A-Level studies and were keen to sign up to our work/study programme. Offering talented young professionals the opportunity to combine relevant on the job training with quality tuition delivered by the University, our training initiative is proven as a stepping stone to a successful career...

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