Did you know that there is a version of The Construction Index for the USA? Visit the site No thanks
Follow us on Twitter Follow us on LinkedIn Follow us on Instagram
Daily construction news
Weekly plant news

Construction News

Tue September 26 2017

Related Information
Related Information
Related Information

News » International » OHL enters Irish market with €120m hospital scheme » published 28 Apr 2017

OHL enters Irish market with €120m hospital scheme

A 50-50 joint venture of Spanish firm OHL and Ireland’s JJ Rhatigan is to build a hospital north of Dublin for more than €120m (£101m).

The contract for the National Forensic Mental Health Hospital (NFMHS) in Portrane was awarded by Health Service Executive. The project, which marks OHL’s project in the Irish market, involves the construction of a mental health hospital, covering a surface area of 24,000m2 and 170 rooms. Although this will be OHL’s first project to reach site, the company had previously been part of the winning consortium for the North Dublin Underground but the scheme was halted during the 2008 financial crisis.

The NFMHS has been designed to provide differentiated high- and medium-security services, and includes a series of shared facilities. It will have 13 hospital rooms, a primary healthcare and therapy centre and an administrative complex. The room layout will be surrounded by a safety perimeter 5.2m high, or another equivalent structure.



 

MPU

Download our free construction news iPhone / iPad app. Sign up to our FREE email newsletters or subscribe to our RSS feed for regular updates on the latest Construction News, Plant News, Contract News & Supplier News. The Construction Index also provides the latest Construction Tenders, Construction Market Data & Construction Law Commentary all FREE.

This article was published on 28 Apr 2017 (last updated on 28 Apr 2017).

More News Channels