Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital

Kent, UK

Structural design of three-storey Cardiac Catheter Centre that forms an extension to the Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital.

The building comprised a structural steelwork frame with reinforced concrete pad foundations. Insitu concrete suspended floors were constructed using metal decking permanent formwork. The building is approximately 15 x 40m on plan and is located within a constrained site at the QEQM Hospital. End use includes both ward and operating theatre areas.

The steelwork was designed to provide a low vibrational response to human footfall in accordance with Health Technical Memorandum requirements.


SynopsisStructural design including below ground drainage
ContractorEast Kent Hospitals (NHS) Trust
End ClientEast Kent Hospitals (NHS) Trust
Sectors and ServicesHealth
Permanent works design
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