Great news! The Northern Centre for Cancer Care at Carlisle has achieved the significant milestone of practical completion! Completion on time is a brilliant achievement given the COVID 19 challenges! Innovation Fire Engineering were involved with designing the fire engineering strategy for the new build extension on the Cumberland Infirmary site to provide cancer treatments. The building is set across a lower-ground and ground floor and aimed to provide a tranquil environment for patients and staff.
Designed by P+HS the impressive scheme includes:
- Two linear accelerator radiotherapy machines
- A chemotherapy day unit with 15 treatment chairs and three single treatment rooms
- A CT scanner suite
- Consultation, examination rooms and a small café area
- Multipupose rooms for complementary therapies and patient support