David H Allan complete extensive £1.1 Million refurbishment of ward and medical space in Gartnavel General Hospital

David H Allan Group are proud to have completed an impressive refurbishment of several run-down wards in one of Glasgow’s busiest hospitals, the Gartnavel General Hospital. The new medical space now boasts an impressive facility which will be used to provide elderly care in a new and improved environment that has the benefit to patients, public and staff at its heart.

George Allan, Managing Director of David H Allan Group says “we are really pleased to have been part of this project working alongside Laing O’Rourke to provide such improved ward facilities, leisure and rehabilitation facilities for care of the elderly. It makes me very proud of what our teams have achieved here to aid patient recovery which will not only benefit patients, but also the staff who work here in what is a much better environment to be in”.

Our teams worked competently on this project and in full compliance with all HAI Scribe Infection Control procedures to provide new ward and medical space inclusive of new reception areas, consultation rooms, a physiotherapy gym, communal wards, individual patient rooms, toilets, waiting areas, utility rooms and staff work areas.

Trade works on Level 8 included all demolition and strip out works to the existing layout. We delivered a varied works package on this project which included new plasterboard partitioning, door installations and all ironmongery works. We carried out all new suspended ceiling installations and flooring works throughout an expansive area on Level 8 which was 125 m long x 11 m wide. We also carried out some additional works on Level 7 which involved some patch-up and maintenance work, the opening up of ceilings and walls to enable services installation works to be undertaken, the closure of walls and ceilings and also decoration works to some areas.