Royal Blackburn Hospital

Consort Healthcare

We have completed various phased refurbishment and extension projects in areas surrounded by other live, operational and occupied environments including:

  • A&E department – new waiting room and resuscitation area
  • Trust Headquarters – demolition and strip out to form offices and new treatment rooms
  • Dementia Ward on the third floor – creation of wards, private accommodation, offices, reception area, nurse station and welfare facilities.

Works involved the installation of new partitions, doors, fixtures and fittings; refurbishment of floor, ceiling and wall finishes; revisions and upgrade of electrical services to reflect power and lighting; modifications to mechanical services in respect of ventilation, medical gases, CHSP and above ground drainage.

Additional works awarded include:

  • Ward B2, B14 and B20 – upgrade of kitchens and ward refurbishment
  • Endoscopy department – installation of new sterilising unit
  • X-ray department – refurbishment for installation of new Siemens gamma machine
  • MRI Suite – refurbishment and installation of MRI scanner
  • Children’s ward – upgrade and refurbishment
  • Reception desk – manufacture and installation
  • Canopy – refurbishment
  • Trust Headquarters – waiting room refurbishment
  • Urology Unit – refurbishment
  • A&E department – alterations and refurbishment
  • Surgical Admissions Day Unit – refurbishment of various areas including en-suites, post-op care and reception
  • Mortuary – upgrade and refurbishment
  • Theatre 5 – installation of specialist theatre equipment and creation of offices.

Client: Consort Healthcare (Blackburn) Ltd

Our client’s responses

” John Turner has won a number of tenders at Edge Hill University and has been consistently successful in completing high quality projects, on programme and on budget. “

” I would like to express our sincere thanks and appreciation to your entire team who were responsible for delivering such a successful project. We would especially like to recognise the dedication and commitment your team gave the project which was completed with minimal disruption to our hospital functions. ”

” The project has been a real success and this is due to the professional and well organised manner in which John Turner’s staff conducted themselves. There was excellent communication with a priority for safeguarding the pupils and staff at all times. “

” It is extremely refreshing to know that the enthusiasm, professionalism, dedication and humour is still available in the right proportions to make things happen in the construction industry. What is most pleasing is that at all times, the requirements of the Client and Church of England Pensions Boards as the end-user was paramount. Collectively, we have achieved completion on time, a building within budget and in some areas exceeded the client’s expectations. “

” Just a line to express my thanks and appreciation of your sterling efforts to secure the completion of this project within the agreed programme. I am impressed by both the attitude and approach of your organisation. Thanks once again on behalf of my colleagues and the clinical staff with whom you developed a true spirit of co-operation under difficult circumstances. “




Years RoSPA Accredited

Over 130

Directly Employed Trade Operatives