Thursday December 5, 2019

Children’s hospital at legal risk after tender documents destroyed

14th April, 2019

The National Children’s Hospital project has been left exposed to a ‘significant risk’ by the ‘irregular’ destruction of all the tender documents submitted by the unsuccessful bidders.

The decision to discard the documents was made just three months after the main construction works contract was awarded to construction firm BAM in August 2017.

The PwC report for the government into how the hospital’s budget has spiralled from €790 million to...

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