News from UME
Winner Best Designed Project - New Stobhill Hospital - May 2010
New Stobhill Hospital has won Best Designed Project at the 2010 Public Private Finance Awards. The original PPP project signed in 2006 created two new state-of-the-art hospitals, the new Victoria Hospital in south Glasgow and the New Stobhill Hospital in north Glasgow. The project company, owned by UME Investments and Barclays Private Equity funds, provides and maintains the new facilities which are operated by the Health Board. The new Stobhill Hospital has already won three prestigious design awards: the Roses Design Award 2009 - Best Public Building and Architecture Grand Prix (Best New Building Outside London); Building Better Healthcare Awards 2009 – Best Designed Hospital; and Glasgow Institute of Architects Awards 2009 – Best Healthcare Building.
PPF Awards Stobhill.pdf
UME and ihealth to continue collaboration - February 2009
iHealth, a provider of advanced screening services incubated within UME's portfolio of businesses has today become an independent entity.
Press release ihealth web.doc
Partnership with Hunters Moor - October 2008
The UME Group has partnered with Hunters Moor Residential Services Ltd to develop residential treatment centres for clients with long term neurological problems.
Press release Hunters Moor web.doc
Acquisition of MDI Group & MedTel UK Limited - September 2008
Acquisition of two of the UK's leading diagnostic imaging companies Medical Diagnostic & Imaging Group and MedTel UK Limited - Establishing the group as a major radiology provider in the UK.
Press release MDI & MedtelWeb.doc
Young Herts wins PPF Award - May 2008
The Young Herts PFI project wins the Best Community / User Involvement in a project at the PPF Awards. This scheme entails the provision and maintenance of children's homes and family support centres across fourteen sites in Hertfordshire. UME provides the project management, is co-sponsor and 75% investor in this project.
Allied Diagnostics - Opens new centre in Muscat - January 2008
The new centre in Shatti Al Qurum, Muscat will bring the most advanced technologies and innovative diagnostic services to the Sultanate of Oman.
Allied Diagnostics Press Release.pdf
Opening of Walkergate Park for Neuro Rehabilitation and Neuropsychiatry, Newcastle - October 2007
This facility is the centre of excellence for the provision of stroke and head injury victims. The UME Group were investors, co sponsors and provided health planning and equipment services for the project.
UME Consulting awarded Equipment Procurement Services contract for University College London Hospital - Phase 2 - July 2007
Having already successfully completed the specification, procurement and installation of all new equipment for the brand new £422m University College London Hospital. UME Consulting have now been awarded the contract for the procurement services for a new women & neonatal hospital.