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    Monday 11th September 2017

    Press Release – RoSPA Award
    Waitings Ltd picks up a prestigious RoSPA Award   Waitings Ltd is a winner at the RoSPA Health and Safety Awards 2017.   The company, based in PENRITH, achieved the Merit award in the prestigious annual scheme run by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA).   They will be presented with the […]

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    Tuesday 18th October 2016

    End of the season for Keith … till next year!
      Keith Farmer has performed miracles on the Quay Garage Racing Honda. Winning two races and claiming a string of podiums, equaling an excellent season for our Waitings rider. Keith commented ‘It would have been really nice to end season on a high with a win but it wasn’t to be. We secured 3rd in championship, […]

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    Tuesday 18th October 2016

    Jen -The Pink Digger’s latest post
    Read Jen’s latest post on her blog

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    Monday 3rd October 2016

    New project – New partnership
    We have just completed our first project for Eric Wright Civil Engineering Group. Working at the River Derwent in Cockermouth we were tasked with flood relief work, clearing over 2000 metres of gravel deposits, and clearing the outfall from the treatment works. The work was completed swiftly and we were all thanked by the client […]

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    Tuesday 20th September 2016

    Two new local projects started
    Two new local projects have been started and both helping with the flood relief work and repairing some of the damage from December 2015. Sockbridge Mill, Penrith and Patterdale works both feature on our projects page and have some great photography depicting some of the work being undertaken. Have a look at our projects page for […]

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  • Staff testimonials

    Caroline Sullivan, HSQE Manager. Joined 2016


    ‘Throughout my career I have worked in the construction industry, counting Carillion, Costain, Morgan Sindall and NG Bailey amongst my previous employers…’ Read more




    Pauline Beckwith, Office Manager. Joined 2000.


    ‘I can honestly say this is the best job I have had in my working life, and I enjoy coming to work …’ Read more



    Andrew Hayhurst, Tipper Driver. Joined 2006.

    Andrew Hayhurst

    ‘Working from home means no two days are ever the same and it’s a great way to see different parts of the country and earn a living!’ Read more



    Andrew Huddart, Contracts Manager. Joined in 1991

    Andrew Huddart

    ‘I enjoy the challenges that our clients put in front of us, and then the subsequent satisfaction we all get when we deliver complicated jobs to a high standard …’read more



    Richard Sowerby, Foreman. Joined in 2010.

    R. Sowerby

    ‘My job involves delivering every aspect of civil engineering from start to finish. I recently worked at Pooley Bridge after Storm Desmond …’ read more



    Rod Phillips, Senior Quantity Surveyor. Joined in 2009.

    Rod Phillips

    ‘My role involves overseeing all our contract work … The variety of work available and the people I work with are two highlights of my job. It’s also hard to get past the fact that Waitings work in some beautiful … ‘read more 



    Andrew Park, Ganger. Joined in 2012.

    Andrew Park

    ‘I decided to apply for a role at Waitings to secure a better future for myself and was attracted by the training and opportunities a job at Waitings would offer me …’ Read more