Tender for NPH Design Team withdrawn

The Irish Times, 21 Oct.2013,  reports that a change in tender terms for the proposed National Children’s Hospital,  will delay the selection process by two months.The NPHDB advertised a tender for design teams on July 3rd last and received several submissions. However,the article states that, following a recent meeting with the Department of Health, it decided to change the terms.Those who made submissions were informed that the board was “discontinuing” the procurement process under way and “initiating a separate process” for the children’s hospital tender.