Bonnybridge LOC Hire helping out at new temporary NHS hospital

Bonnybridge plant and machinery hire firm LOC Hire is among the contractors now working to create a temporary 300-bed NHS Scotland hospital in Glasgow’s SEC.

By Roy Beers
Friday, 3rd April 2020, 3:18 pm
Updated Friday, 3rd April 2020, 3:19 pm

It supplied giant hand sanitisers for the workforce.

Along with other contractors, it is working alongside nearly 150 NHS Scotland clinicians and operational staff on the facility, which aims to help safeguard Scotland’s NHS during the coronavirus crisis.

Health Secretary Jeane Freeman said today: “I want to send my sincere thanks to the many clinical, operational and construction staff who have been on site at the SEC to construct this new NHS Scotland hospital.

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LOC Hire from Bonnybridge supplied the hand sanitisers

“They are working together, under exceptional circumstances, to deliver a clinically safe and fit for purpose hospital that if required, will provide extra capacity for NHS Scotland.”