Completion of RSCH Level G Maternity Operating Theatres and Special Care Baby Unit (SCBU) Reconfiguration and Roof De-Watering Works.
In September 2020 the firm completed the handover of a £3 Million refurbishment project to Maternity at the Royal Surrey County Hospital in Guildford. The brief was to convert existing accommodation to a new operating theatre suite with prep rooms, anaesthetic room, scrub room, utility rooms and 2-bed recovery bay for maternity, and the reconfiguration of the SCBU to accommodate 2no 6 cot bays, 2no isolation cot rooms, family lounge and offices. The works required the decanting of the Clinical Investigation Team and Dieticians to alternative accommodation within the Hospital premised to make way for the Theatre Suite and SCBU. The works were carried out in 3 phases, and it included the de-watering works to the roof, and the last two phases were carried out within a live-Ward in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic of 2020. D&K were appointed as project managers, architects, lead design consultants, CDM Principal Designers and Cost Consultants for the project.