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Midland Met sets £320m cap to finish hospitalSubscription
A £320m cap has been set on any bids to finish the Midland Metropolitan Hospital, according to a contract notice released today.
Potential losing bidders for the Midland Metropolitan Hospital contract have been offered the costs of their bid by the trust involved.
Midland Met delays to cost more than £400mSubscription
The NHS trust responsible for the Midland Metropolitan Hospital has admitted the project could cost an extra £400m, with the scheme’s opening delayed until 2022.
A subsidiary of Rydon has launched legal action against a north London NHS trust after it pulled out of a £300m strategic partnership contract.
The NHS trust managing the Royal Liverpool Hospital has said the scheme is expected to open by the end of 2020.
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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.
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.
Royal Liverpool Hospital PFI deal terminatedSubscription
Winners revealed for £560m NHS Wales frameworksSubscription
Skanska ‘should pay’ hospital cladding billSubscription