Walsall Manor Hospital - Obstetric Theatre Project

The construction and commissioning of a new build a new single storey  theatre suite and neo natal refurbishment situated within the existing maternity facility.


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Location Walsall Manor Hospital, Moat Road, Walsall

Client Skanska UK / Walsall Healthcare NHS Trust

Project The construction and commissioning of a new single storey maternity theatre suite and neo natal departmental refurbishment situated within the existing maternity facility of Walsall Manor Hospital. The new theatre suite is integrated to the existing Maternity delivery suite on the ground floor level. In addition, the existing estate office,
doctor’s rest room and prayer facilities were refurbished to expand the neo natal department. The works were succesfully carried out within and alongside “live and occupied” buildings and departments in the heart of the hospital complex. The construction of the new theatre building, installation of extensive services and specialist equipment, including bespoke specialist theatre equipment, together with the construction of a new plant rooms immediately below above to support the new development.

Project Value £2.6M

Project Duration 65 Weeks

Form of Contract JCT without Quantities

Design Team

Horsley Huber Architects
Holbrow Brookes / Rider Levett Bucknall (RLB)

Capita Property and Infrastructure
Skanska Walsall Hospital Estates & Facilities

Procurement Competitive single stage tender