Construction of Midlands hospital still delayed after Carillion collapse
The government is in talks with West Midlands Mayor Andy Street to resuscitate the delayed construction of the £350m Midland Metropolitan Hospital.
Construction of the hospital, located in Smethwick in the Black Country, has been paused since the collapse of Carillion in January. The construction giant was building the hospital on behalf of Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals Trust. The 669-bed hospital was due to open in 2019, but there are now concerns it will open on time.
Prime Minister Theresa May said in the Hous... You can carry on reading TheBusinessDesk.com for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...