York In Patients

Client: Wates

Value: £1.7 million
Location: York
Contract Period: Commenced Sept 2018
Contract Type: NEC Option A Subcontract 2013


In September 2017 Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust (TEWV) appointed Wates for this new Mental Health purpose-designed Hospital, which will be located off York's Haxby Road.
The new £27 million, 72 bed hospital will provide two adult, single sex wards and two older people’s wards.

Howard Civil Engineering are pleased to be commencing the groundworks package for Wates this September. The hospital is due for completion end 2019.


  • 1,600m3 concrete in foundations
  • Over 7,000m2 fibre reinforced screeded concrete base slabs
  • 1,540m2 fibre reinforced screeded concrete upper floor slab
  • 5,400m 150mm dia to 450 mm dia drainage up to 3.25m deep
  • Drainage connections to existing manholes 
  • 170m3 Celluar attenuation tank
  • 1,500m ducts and service trenches


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