Tristan da Cunha Hospital News
Health and medical news from Tristan da Cunha and its Camogli Hospital.


Floor of new Healthcare Centre completed

Report and photos from Clerk of Works Barry Davies on 7th January 2017

The Galliford Try team reached an important milestone when the floor of the new Camogli Healthcare Centre was completed on Friday 6th January. Weather conditions have not been ideal, as shown in photos below taken on site on 3rd and 6th January, and on Satuirday 7th there was a strong wind and heavy showers as worked progressed.

General view showing the completed floor on 6th January 2017.
Views of work in progress on 3rd January
More 3rd January photos.
Two more views of the completed floor on 6th January

Flooring for the new Camogli Healthcare Centre

Report and images from Barry Davies

Showing work in progress installing the Camogli Healthcare Centre floor
on its foundations and steel beams on 2nd January 2017

Photos taken on Monday 2nd January a few minutes before and after 09.00 GMT.


MV Glory departs Tristan after extended offloading period

MV Glory finally departed Tristan on 26th December after completing offloading
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Final offloading of new Heathcare Centre components

MV Glory was finally unloaded on 26th December so all components for the new Camogli Healthcare Centre are now ashore
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Camogli Healthcare Centre Construction Progress

Christmas Eve progress on installing steel beams to support floor of new building
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Healthcare Centre Construction Update

Foundation blocks for the new Tristan Healthcare Centre have been laid.
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Camogli Healthcare Centre Update up to 28th November 2016

Assembly of the accommodation for the construction workforce is proceeeding well, and island helpers are being recruited.
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Michelle Green's 2016 Dental Training in Scotland

Michelle Green is training to be Tristan's dental nurse at the School of Dentistry, University of Dundee.
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Camogli Healthcare Centre Update, 23rd November 2016

On 23rd November, offloading of the MV Glory had been slow, but the construction team had sufficient materials for two weeks work.
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