Merseycare TIME Project

Client: Liverpool & Sefton Health Partnership
Total Build Value: £18 million
Main Contractor:  Farrans / Heron Brothers Joint Venture
Consultant: ARUP

The complex design and build project involved the replacement of an existing site deemed old and unfit for Mersey Care NHS Trust’s vision in tackling mental health.

The new modern, mental health in-patient facilities, offers 85 ensuite bedroom accommodation over Psychological ICU, Older Adult and Dementia wards, with 24hr access to safe outside space and activity/ therapy areas.

Other facilities in each unit will include office accommodation and interview rooms for the access/ acute care teams and crisis resolution home treatment teams, occupational therapy and activity spaces, learning and education spaces, family rooms, spiritual healthcare space and social enterprise cafe.

The mechanical systems installations included LTHW, boilers, under-floor heating systems, ventilation, MVHRs, fans, air conditioning and Dx condensing units, domestic water services, an external irrigation system, soil and waste services, thermal insulation, gas protection, BEMS and sanitary ware.