17.07.2017 / UK News
Pioneering healthcare facility on a 12.3 hectare campus, Portrane, North Dublin
JJ Rhatigan OHL have recently signed a €120M contract with the HSE for the construction of The National Forensic Mental Health Hospital, a new state of the art facility which will replace the Central Mental Hospital in Dundrum.
Work on the construction of the 170 bedroom NFMHS Hospital has now begun on the grounds of St. Ita’s Hospital, Portrane. The entire complex has been designed to meet BREEAM accreditation as a cost-effective means of bringing sustainable value to development.
The campus will facilitate segregated high and medium secure services and includes a number of shared facilities. It will include 13 hospital wards, a primary healthcare and therapy centre and administrative complex and is due for completion in the summer of 2019.
Present at the signing of the contract (front row): Alberto Garcia Arroyo, OHL; Jim Curran, HSE; Ger Ronayne, JJ Rhatigan along with the teams representing the HSE, JJ Rhatigan, OHL, Aecom and Scott Tallon Walker.
Rhatigan OHL are the Main Contractors (PSCS) for this development, the company consists of JJ Rhatigan & Company who are working in partnership with Obrascón Huarte Lain (OHL).