Construction group clinches Carlisle healthcare hub contract

An illustration of the proposed Carlisle Healthcare Hub

Caddick Construction has been appointed by United Healthcare Developments to deliver a state-of-the-art, four-storey, healthcare hub on Locke Road, Eastern Way in Carlisle on a design and build contract.

Derek Billows, contract manager at Caddick Construction, said: “This carbon neutral primary care building will be a flagship facility for patients and staff.

“Our team has a raft of healthcare experience and looks forward to delivering this exciting and innovative project, as well as further strengthening our commitment to the Cumbria region and its supply chain.”

Rachel Brown, of United Healthcare Developments, said: “Today is the culmination of six years working in partnership with Carlisle Healthcare who have a vision to modernise and transform care, providing more accessible and extended services and improve the health and wellbeing of patients and communities in South Carlisle.

“It is wonderful to see the vision now being transformed into a reality.”

The Caddick North West team employs more than 70 staff and operates from offices in Warrington and Cumbria.

The team has successfully delivered a range of projects including the £154m Angel Gardens’ Scheme in Manchester, a flagship car showroom at Trafford City, Liverpool Shopping Park and a range of industrial developments including Mere Grange and Triumph Business Park on behalf of Network Space.