Turner & Townsend Appointed Cost Manager
Turner & Townsend has been appointed by the Government of Jersey to deliver the cost managements services for Our Hospital Project, Jersey which will replace the existing Jersey General Hospital with a new, modern facility in St Helier.
The professional services company will be able to provide specialist commercial advice from Strategic Outline Business Case through to the delivery of the project in December 2025 and will ensure that the new hospital is able to meet current and expected future healthcare demands for the Isle of Jersey.
Led by the Our Hospital Project team, the new facility is to be built on the site of Overdale Hospital in St Helier. Once it is completed, it will provide residents of Jersey with a world class, digitally enabled hospital.
Commenting on the appointment, Darren Laybourn, Director and Global Head of Healthcare at Turner & Townsend, said: “The Our Hospital Project will ensure an exceptional standard of healthcare for the residents of Jersey. Drawing on our experience from across the sector, we are delighted to be working with the Government of Jersey, and the entire project team, to ensure that this new facility will also deliver the best possible return on investment across its whole life cycle.”
Neil Bullen, Global Head of Real Estate, added: “The events this year have shown that meeting global healthcare needs has never been more important. On Jersey’s new hospital project, our specialised health team will bring to bear the weight of our experience in delivering functional, flexible and future-proofed healthcare facilities all over the world.”
Turner & Townsend has a strong track record of delivering world-leading healthcare facilities in the UK, including its work with University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust Estate Strategy, Derbyshire Community Health Services NHS Foundation Trust, and Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust.
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