Project Charter signed for new Omagh Local Enhanced Hospital

06/02/2015

Project Charter signed for new Omagh Local Enhanced Hospital

The Trust is delighted to mark another major milestone for the new Omagh Local Enhanced Hospital project with the signing of a Project Charter. 

Commenting on yesterday's event, Western Trust Chairman, Gerard Guckian said: “The signing of this project charter reaffirms the commitment of the Western Trust, Central Procurement Department (CPD) Health Projects, the Design Team led by Todd Architects and the building contractor McLaughlin & Harvey to work in partnership to ensure the delivery of the highest quality hospital and community care facility to our patients and clients.  I am delighted with the partnership approach adopted by key stakeholders in this significant capital project to achieve a high quality state-of-the art building on time and within budget. This is to be welcomed recognising the tremendous need for this facility for the people of Omagh and surrounding areas into the future.”

He concluded: “I would also like to acknowledge the significant additional benefits to the community that this investment is bringing in terms of additional training and employment opportunities as well as opportunities for sub-contractors and suppliers.”

ENDS

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