The Ministry of Health in the Plurinational State of Bolivia has trusted RUBAU GROUP again to build their heath facilities. It is the Third Level Hospital in the city of Potosí. It will be constructed by RUBAU BOLIVIA in partnership with Ortiz Construcciones y Proyectos. The awarded budget is more than 33 million euros (41 million American Dollar) and its terms of construction is 24 months.
This important health infrastructure is located in the city of Potosí, in the South of the country, at a height of 4000 m a.s.l. The hospital has a expected surface area of 27000m2 in which it will be, a apart from 276 beds, all the services necessary for a hospital of this kind: emergencies, ICU, operating theatres, maternity ward, neonatology, x-ray, physiotherapy and rehabilitation, general practice and oncological department, among others.
The hospital consists of three independent buildings which are secured on an inclined pavement that will be leveled using excavations. The heart of the hospital is formed by four five-story high blocks that will be separated providing sanitary facilities, a hostel and nursery. All of it designed to improve the peoples’ health services and to support the government in its “Hospital Plan for Bolivia”.
It is the second Third Level Hospital awarded to RUBAU in this country. The first was awarded in May last year and is currently under construction in El Alto city in La Paz, seat of government. Both hospitals are a clear example of the change and modernization of Bolivia, where RUBAU has established themselves as a well-known and prestigious construction company.
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