Calderdale NHS Foundation Hospital – Replacement Theatres 3 & 4 

Calderdale NHS Foundation Hospital – Replacement Theatres 3 & 4 


Project Description

Service Description

Safer Sphere was appointed as Principal Designer Advisor working with Redworth Associates to deliver the refurbishment of two existing theatres within a live hospital.

Under CDM 2015 the role is Principal Designer Advisors. The scope of service includes:-

  • Principal Designer Advisor services in line with CDM 2015
  • Assisting with H&S in designs, buildability and programme to reduce risk profiles
  • Assisting the Client in discharging their duties under CDM
  • Pre-Contract reviews with sub-contractors and packages

Service Challenges

Whilst the client and design team have led the design with best practice CDM principles, some of the key challenges include: –

  • Providing expert advice on safe cleaning, maintenance and plant replacement strategies for the technically demanding building
  • Working within a live hospital environment