Latest health news and contracts
Kier wins £98m Ascot hospital jobSubscription
Kier has been appointed to deliver a £98m hospital build in Ascot, Berkshire.
The majority of subcontractor packages on the Royal Liverpool University Hospital are yet to be signed off, more than a year after work on the project stalled as a result of Carillion’s liquidation, Construction News can reveal.
Laing O’Rourke will report further losses in its 2018 accounts, stemming from a troubled Canadian PFI hospital project.
Bids invited for £100m NHS frameworkSubscription
Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys Foundation NHS Trust has started the bidding process for a £100m construction framework.
A review has been launched into Glasgow’s Queen Elizabeth Hospital, built by Multiplex, following a child’s death after contracting an infection found in pigeon excrement.
Features and analysis
A Welsh valley town, seemingly an unlikely spot for a specialist care hospital, was in fact the perfect opportunity for Laing O’Rourke to enact its offsite mantra.
One year on from the contractor’s collapse, Binyamin Ali explores what the industry and government can learn about what went wrong – and how to avoid a repeat in future
As with a number of other industry sectors, modular construction will play a key part in healthcare next year.
Leeds General Infirmary is getting a precision-engineered extension that is being constructed just yards from life-saving surgeries.
Royal Liverpool Hospital PFI deal terminatedSubscription
Kier wins £40m hospital improvement worksSubscription
Lenders burned in Carillion Royal Liverpool bailout Subscription