Caverion – which has offices in a 216 locations in 10 countries – has won a multi-stage EU-wide public tendering process run by German hospital alliance, Klinikverbund Südwest. for the installation of refrigeration, heating, and plumbing systems at a new hospital in south-west Germany.
The company says the new facility has ‘an ideal location’ on a former airfield between the cities of Sindelfingen and Böblingen. Thanks to optimal use of space, the central five-storey building will have a gross floor area of 112,000 m², accommodating around 700 general care patient beds, 13 operating theatres, ‘all relevant functional units’, and a separate ‘technical floor’. The newly built hospital will be equipped with ‘state-of-the-art’ building technology to ensure energy efficiency.
Manfred Simmet, head of Caverion’s Germany division, said: “Caverion has extensive experience both in handling projects as technical general contractor and in delivering technical solutions with large volumes for hospitals, office buildings, industrial plants, and airports. For our customers, we are an experienced partner for technically demanding projects. We are very pleased that the Klinikverbund Südwest has placed its trust in us."