The above is a turnkey project for design, construction, procurement and equipment of a 597 bed University Hospital at Legon. This is a turnkey project, which is scheduled to be completed within 24 months; however, there were challenges with approval of tax exemption on the project, which has caused a delay.
Works are progressing steadily with civil works about 75% complete. Some training has commenced with Equipment installation yet to commence.
The project currently requires about USD 42,000,000.00 to complete and make the Teaching hospital functional. The cost includes the provision of water and power to the site and access road, which were the obligation of the client in this case the Government of Ghana represented by the Ministry of Health. Other costs are start-up capital and consumables for the hospital.