NTW Solutions (a subsidiary of Northumberland Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust) has selected Sir Robert McAlpine Ltd as its preferred delivery partner for a five-year strategic partnership, expected to generate at least £50m of construction turnover through a range of minor and major capital works.
This announcement, Sir Robert McAlpine’s first award from the Pagabo National Framework for Major Construction Works, sees a strategic relationship designed to embrace and support service users, carers, staff and the public. The successful completion of this programme of works will ensure that Northumberland Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust continues to perform at a consistently high level and one that continues to modernise and reform its services. This will be in line with local and national strategies and the needs of individuals and communities, providing first class care in first class environments.
“We are delighted that we can continue to attract high caliber construction companies. The values and integrity of Sir Robert McAlpine seem very much aligned with ours at NTW Solutions. This seems like a good fit and early integration has been extremely positive. I’m sure combining our technical expertise will boost our capabilities and capacity for delivering the Trust’s Capital programme.” - John Carson, NTW Solutions’ Head of Capital Development and Planning
Mark Gibson, Sir Robert McAlpine’s Managing Director for the North East, said “This is an extremely significant appointment for us nationally and locally, as it the first contract awarded to us through the PAGABO National Framework for Major Construction Works and builds on our delivery of mental health projects such as those delivered for Tees, Esk & Wear Valley NHS Foundation Trust. We look forward to working with NTW Solutions in this exciting new partnership.”
Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust (NTW), is one of the largest mental health and disability Trusts in England employing more than 6,000 staff, serving a population of approximately 1.4 million, providing services across an area totalling 2,200 square miles.
Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust a provider of mental health and disability services, has been rated as ‘Outstanding’ by the Care Quality Commission (CQC). Nationally, the Trust is one of the first NHS providers of such services to receive an Outstanding rating