Speeches from the Shai Osudoku District Hospital Ceremonial Handover

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The ceremonial handover of the Shai Osudoku District Hospital in Dodowa took place on the 4th April 2016 and proved to be a hugely successful event and key milestone for the project.

GTV broadcast the event live and have kindly provided us with some of the footage – please find below 3 of the key speeches, from The President of Ghana, the Minister of Health for Ghana and the UK Minister for Africa:

Ghana Hospital Project Shortlisted at UK Building Awards

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Dodowa Hospital has been shortlisted for the ’International Project of the Year’ category at the prestigious UK Building Awards 2016. Against heavyweight competition, TP Bennett, master-planners and lead architects, will be judged against:

  • Buenos Aires Ciudad Casa de Gobierno – Foster + Partners
  • Daytona Rising – Gleeds
  • Hong Kong International Airport Midfield Concourse – Mott MacDonald-Arup JV
  • Parc Olympique Lyonnais – Populous
  • Rio 2016 Olympic Park and Venues – AECOM
  • Sacred Heart of Kericho Cathedral – John McAslan + Partners
  • The Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Centre – Expedition Engineering

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Now in its 22nd year, the Building Awards received a record number of entries, with the shortlists now announced in anticipation of the awards ceremony to be held in London on 8th November 2016. The International Project of the Year category, is for projects that are located outside the UK and will be judged on design, sustainability, innovation, construction performance, procurement and team work with the client.

This is the latest in a series of international acknowledgements for the Ghana Hospital project for finance, design and architecture and engineering.

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UKEF Pay Tribute To the Success of this Built To Care Project!

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Twice in recent months, UK Export Finance (UKEF) have paid tribute to the success of this Built To Care Ghana project, where they helped with the financing of these new 120 district hospitals…

The first video is of UKEF chief executive, Louis Taylor, speaking to Business Reporter about their work with helping UK companies finding the right finance or insurance to succeed in selling overseas, while the second video is of David Ludlow, head of international business development at UK Export Finance (UKEF), telling TXF how the UK’s export credit agency is broadening its operational scope in Africa to support more exports to the continent.

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Dodowa District Hospital Goes Live!

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Monday 27th June 2016 saw the Shai Osudoku District hospital in Dodowa go live with around 200 patient registrations and 3 patient admissions.

This marks a big day for the Ghana Health Service and the team at the Dodowa hospital, as they put their brand new modern facilities to the test.

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