Kier wins three-year upgrade deal for Birmingham hospitals
Kier has been appointed by the University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Trust (UHB) to deliver a three-year programme of capital works across its estate.
The deal follows Kier’s successful completion of the £97m Heartlands treatment centre last year for UHB.
The contractor will now play a lead role in the formulation, development, and implementation of UHB’s estate strategy across its four main hospital sites.
Tony Shenton, regional director for Kier Construction Eastern & Midlands, said: “Following our successful delivery of the award-winning Heartlands Treatment Centre for UHB, we are delighted that the trust has again appointed Kier to deliver key works across their estate.
“Our extensive experience of creating state-of-the-art healthcare buildings will allow us to deliver upgrades that have an immediate impact on the quality of community healthcare. We look forward to continuing our successful relationship with the trust and supporting them to deliver excellent care for the community.”
The latest contract award was procured through the P23 Framework.
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