Lead Partner: NHS
Project Team: Architects - Aitkens
Building Contractors - AKP
Project HistoryClick an image to enlarge
Clydebank & Erskine, Hospital Gate
In 2004, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde and NHS Lanarkshire
carried out a public consultation on the proposal to establish a
West of Scotland Regional Heart and Lung Centre at the Golden
Jubilee National Hospital in Clydebank.
The Health Minister gave his full approval to the project in
January 2006 with building work starting in June 2006 and completed
The West of Scotland Regional Heart and Lung Centre is
spread over three floors of the Golden Jubilee National Hospital.
The facilities include eight operating theatres and four cardiac
catheterisation (cath) laboratories - special x-ray rooms for
diagnosis of heart conditions and the treatment of blood vessel
blockages around the heart.
The new centre provide:
The new regional service was operational by Autumn 2007.
Between 2003 and 2014 Clyde Waterfront was a strategic
partnership comprising the Scottish Government, Scottish
Enterprise, Glasgow City, Renfrewshire and West Dunbartonshire
Councils. Its purpose was to promote the economic, social and
environmental regeneration of 13 miles of the River Clyde from
Glasgow city centre to Dumbarton.