Cumberland Infirmary - 17 Bed Ward Renovation

Carlisle, Cumbria
Client JJ Group
Length of project 14 Weeks
Completion Date 2018
Budget £325k

Description Of Works

  • Temporary screening/hoarding
  • Temporary access – external scaffold to third floor over groundfloor building and sections lifted in by CCL roto telehandler.
  • Strip out services back to mains
  • DB
  • Removal of the existing ventilation
  • Cut floor to form walk-in shower base
  • New stud walls
  • New ceilings/floors
  • Install bump rails
  • Curtain/Cubicle tracking
  • Decoration
  • Glazing in new bathrooms
  • New drains to bathrooms
  • Mains services to all areas – DE/DN power, domestic and heating, wet services, lighting, TV & data
  • Form 8 accessible bathrooms
  • Form clean and dirty utility rooms office space and storage area
    with worktops, cabinetry shelving etc.
  • Final Clean

& Community Engagement

  • Dealing with the public
  • Noise transfers
  • Hygienic considerations
  • Maintaining fir envelop despite alternations
  • Restricted access to site and within works area use of electrical excavators in courtyard
  • Working in conjunction with staff from other wards adjacent


  • Design Grid – Ceilings and Fire stopping
  • AW Irving – Decoration
  • Contact Flooring – Floor coverings
  •  Flat Roofing Company – Fibre Glass Design Roof system
  • WW Windows – Windows and automated Aluminium Doors
  • Tensile Fabrics – Canopies
  • Genesis – Privacy tracks in GP rooms
  • BM Blinds – Window Coverings

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