BHC Ltd. have gained the Structural Steel sub-contract for the new £64 million NHS Orkney Hospital & Health Care facilities, Kirkwall.
Working with Robertson Capital Projects, BHC will provide the structural steel, metal decking and edge protection for the new purpose-built hospital set to replace the existing Balfour Hospital, two local GP Practices and the Public Dental Service.
The 14,500 m2 development will provide 49 en-suite bedrooms for in-patient, assessment, maternity and mental health needs. Additional clinical accommodation includes Accident & Emergency, surgical theatres, endoscopy, day surgery, cancer & palliative care, radiology, dental, renal, mortuary, pharmacy and outpatient.
Kirkwall’s two local GP Practices will also re-locate to the new development which will also provide support accommodation.