Located close to Manchester’s Spinningfields cultural hub, our office in the Trinity building offers an ideal place from which to make the most of this vibrant area. Our welcoming and diverse team is working on some of the most prestigious and innovative projects in Manchester, across the UK and around the world.
From sustainability-focused offices and commercial premises to cutting-edge sports and leisure facilities such as the Manchester Velodrome, and from award-winning infrastructure and transport developments to major new residential communities, we are supporting schemes across a huge range of sectors. Find out more about a selection of our projects below.
You are always welcome to visit or contact us to find out more about our services and discuss how our team can support your next project.
We ensure sustainability and net zero principals are embedded in every project at every opportunity.
The ability to accurately assess the true value of any acquisition or asset is pivotal in the decision making process of any scheme.
Exemplary designs need the best site teams to bring them to life, and we take great pride in helping you realise your vision.
Construction & Development
We cover all sectors and span all engineering and environmental disciplines, bringing the right expertise at each stage.
Our in–house expertise provides you with a total solution to help you manage and operate your assets.
Manchester City Council Bridges Framework
Waterman was appointed for this four-year framework to provide principal and general inspection services for Manchester City Council (MCC), covering over 400 structures, allowing MCC to efficiently plan their maintenance regimes and budget the required repair works for years to come.
Transpennine Route Upgrade (TRU) (West) Ecological Services
TRU is a multi-billion-pound transformative long-term railway infrastructure programme with the objective of improving connectivity in the North of England between Manchester, Huddersfield, Leeds and York through track electrification as well as a suite of innovative solutions to avoid congestion.
Moxy Marriot Manchester City Centre Hotel
Watermans delivering a sustainable, energy efficient scheme using passive design techniques and high efficiency facades meeting the Marriott Brand Standards and Manchester City Council’s energy efficiency criteria. The transformation and part-demolition of the listed 18th Century Invicta House delivered a stunning new-build hotel for Marriott Hotels’ Moxy brand.
Manchester Metropolitan University – Student’s Union
Designed to be tough, flexible and fun Manchester Metropolitan University’s (MMU) Student Union is a £9m, 23,000 sqm, four-storey scheme accommodating 5,000 students and staff. This development achieved a BREEM ‘Excellent’ rating and has won RIBA North-West Regional and RIBA National Awards.