Turner & Townsend picked by Mediclinic Middle East for UAE hospital

Turner & Townsend has been appointed as consultants for the construction of Mediclinic City Hospital’s new North Wing, located within Healthcare City, Dubai. The new 20,000m² facility will include oncology and day wards, operating theatres, laboratories, and physio and dialysis clinics, alongside corporate offices housing support staff.

As project managers, Turner & Townsend is working to achieve operational completion by Q3 2015, employing expertise in both the region and wider healthcare sector to assure success. Already making the difference on this ambitious programme the company has quickly set to work appointing the building’s design team, with tendering for the full works package to follow.

Commenting on the appointment Turner & Townsend UAE country manager, Alan Talabani, said:

“Turner & Townsend has built a reputation delivering large-scale healthcare projects such as the Sunshine Coast University Hospital in Brisbane Australia, and we look forward to continuing this success on behalf of Mediclinic Middle East.

“Our in-depth knowledge of the healthcare sector allows us to make the difference – coordinating the implementation of technical innovation to keep pace with global highest standards, while our experience with private healthcare providers means our services are tailored to delivering these results quickly.”