Latest health news and contracts
Laing O’Rourke has been officially appointed as management contractor on Carillion’s Royal Liverpool Hospital job, the NHS trust has confirmed.
An NHS manager has admitted to setting up a construction firm named after his dog and then awarding it contracts as part of a £700,000 fraud.
Kier wins £40m hospital improvement worksSubscription
Kier has been picked to deliver £40m of improvements to Cheltenham General and Gloucestershire Royal hospitals.
Balfour Beatty has won the £10m early works contract on the stalled Midland Metropolitan Hospital in Birmingham.
The NHS trust behind the Midland Metropolitan Hospital is to meet prospective contractors vying to complete the former Carillion project.
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Leeds General Infirmary is getting a precision-engineered extension that is being constructed just yards from life-saving surgeries.
Last July, just weeks after the Grenfell fire tragedy, the government launched its Building Safety Programme.
Overseeing the Royal Free Hospital’s A&E refurbishment has required Mace to co-ordinate closely with staff as work takes place yards from open heart surgeries.
Britain doesn’t do a good job of caring for those who struggle with their mental health – in fact, we do a good job of making their lives worse.
The largest healthcare construction job in North America was supposed to herald a new era for Laing O’Rourke. So how did it end up inflicting losses running to tens of millions of pounds?
Winners revealed for £560m NHS Wales frameworksSubscription
Skanska ‘should pay’ hospital cladding billSubscription