Merseycare TIME

Client: Liverpool & Sefton Health Partnership
Total Build Value: £18 million
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 electrical contract involved the installation of advanced technology including CHP system, BMS system, energy metering systems, high level lighting controls, L1 Fire System and advance security features including access control, IP based CCTV, Intercom systems and state-of-the-art nurse call / staff attack system.