Supporting healthcare trusts and hospital developments | to provide safe workspaces and sanctuaries for recovery


Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham (QE2)

Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham is the city's first new acute hospital for 70 years. It admitted its first patients on 16 June 2010 and offers the best in care thanks to a purpose-built environment and the latest technological advances. The hospital was constructed by Balfour Beatty Construction as a Private Finance Initiative (PFI) scheme.  IFC dealt with complex detailed design issues, acting as independent experts in how to achieve fire separation and compartmentation using the latest manufacturers designs and systems that are available for healthcare properties.  IFC's extensive experience and knowledge of the Health Technical Memorandums (HTM's) was essential and indeed IFC have previously been involved in the research that underpins some of these HTM standards. 


Maudsley Hospital

The Maudsley Hospital is a British psychiatric hospital in South London. The Maudsley is the largest mental health training institution in the country. It was originally constructed in 1907.


Rowley Hall Private Hospital, Stafford

The project involved an extension to the existing building to provide additional facilities such as operating theatres, recovery wards and medical imaging suites. IFC provided a fire strategy and extensive support throughout the project applying our detailed and extensive knowledge of the objectives and recommendations presented in the HTM design guides.


Medway Maritime Hospital

Medway Maritime Hospital is a general hospital in Gillingham, England within the NHS South East Coast. It is run by Medway NHS which is a foundation trust. It is Kent's largest and busiest hospital, dealing with around 400,000 patients annually.  It was founded as the Royal Naval Hospital in 1902 for the naval personnel at the Chatham Dockyard.  IFC have been acting on behalf of the local NHS Trust as independent experts regarding fire risk assessments, including detailed survey and review of fire safety measures and levels of protection delivered in existing premises.

  Portland Hospital

The Portland Hospital for Women and Children, usually referred to simply as the Portland Hospital, is a hospital in Great Portland Street, London. It belongs to the Hospital Corporation of America, the largest private operator of health care facilities in the world.


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expertise to your local projects, as we do to large-scale multi-team international developments.

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