Making a Difference

It is not all work and no play here at Waterman. Our teams have social events committees in every office and regularly participate in various charity events throughout the year.

  • Paddles up

    14 members of staff from our office in Bristol took to the waters on Sunday 9 June as part of the Rotary Club of Bristol Breakfast’s annual Dragon Boat Festival.

  • Creating a brighter future with XLP

    Waterman are working alongside London-based charity XLP to support the younger generation by providing the opportunity to learn and develop their potential through our latest Interview Skills Workshop on 31 January 2019.

  • Providing life-changing meals for children across the globe with Mary’s Meals

    Ben Steele, Waterman’s Regional Director for Infrastructure & Environment in Glasgow, and his wife Caroline have been raising money for Mary’s Meals.

  • Milly Bowen, our budding food waste hero

    Milly Bowen, an Environmental Consultant in our London office, has been using the food sharing platform, OLIO, to help prevent surplus food being thrown away.

  • Waterman inspires the next generation of city-shapers at Open House Families event

    London’s family-orientated architecture and engineering themed festival, initiated by the charity Open City, kicked off in a great spirit on the 9th June

  • Kieran wins two Fingal Mayor’s Community Volunteer Awards

    Our Kieran O’Neill in Dublin who has won in the Community Facilities Category as well as the overall Fingal Mayor’s Community Volunteer Award for his contributions to Castleknock Community Centre.

  • Engineering challenge with pupils at Scoil Mhuire Gan Smál school

    On 18th April, we had the pleasure of visiting Scoil Mhuire Gan Smál school in Dublin to give their year five pupils an insight into a career in Engineering.


  • The London Marathon fight for diabetics

    In 2011, Daniel Piper, a Structural Engineer in our London office, became critically ill, days away from slipping into a potentially fatal diabetic coma. Since being diagnosed as a Type 1 Diabetic he has turned his life around for the better.

  • The healthy route to MIPIM

    Jonathan Purcell, a director of our Building Services team in Nottingham, has teamed up with Legal & General Real Assets and 150 professionals to cycle the 1,500km from London to Cannes.

  • Waterman supports Stephen Lawrence Trust

    We are supporting Stephen Lawrence Charitable Trust to develop an exciting new space as a memorial of Stephen’s aspirations in Deptford, South London.

  • Walking the walk with Ric Piper

    Ric Piper, our Non-Executive Director, took on one of the most impressive challenges on 19th September, a 34 day walk known as the Camino which is one of the most popular pilgrimages in the world.

  • The White Collar Fight Club

    Tamer Sonay, a Senior Public Health Engineer in our London office, took on the ultimate challenge when he joined combat experts Gymbox and Team Tieu for The White Collar Fight Club in aid of NSPCC.