New Acute Hospital, Enniskillen

O’Connor Sutton Cronin have been appointed as Peer Reviewers of M&E Design on the new Enniskillen Acute Hospital. 

This new acute hospital covers an area of 53,375m2 and was built under Private Public Partnership with FCC Elliott.

The project comprised a new 317 bed hospital at Enniskillen comprising 5 storeys of planned and emergency surgery, orthopaedics, women & children’s zone, day case theatres and outpatient services. 

This project included design of vibration free laboratories; clean room environments; specialist containment and specialist bio-medical laboratories.  All rooms are single occupancy with en-suite facilities.  Patient safety and infection control has been designed to the highest standard.

Complete theatre suites including ultra-clean theatre; Pathology laboratories, aseptic suite and associated services; special extract systems including laboratory spaces and isolation rooms.  All medical gas systems including gas scavenging systems.  Dental suite including specialist vacuum and specialist waste recovery system.

O’Connor Sutton Cronin added value in the following ways;
• Cost reduction and Value Engineering.
• Energy targeting and CO2 targeting.
• Changing from Wood pellet to
• Woodchip as primary fuel source.
• Inclusion of absorption chiller