Southmead MBU

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The New Mother and Baby Unit (MBU) was constructed alongside the existing Gloucester House Administration Block at Southmead Hospital, Bristol.

The Unit provides mother and baby living accommodation incorporating en-suite facilities, kitchen, dining area, soft play area, assessment area and nursery for up to three mothers and babies. The extension was constructed in accordance with the latest Building Regulations on behalf of Avon and Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust.

All new in room mechanical and electrical services installed were selected to be anti – ligature compliant in line with current NHS Legislation.

Expertise provided by BJP:

  • Diversions – Gas/Water Disconnection
  • Mechanical Supply & Extract   Ventilation
  • Domestic Water Services
  • Telecommunications
  • Remote Mechanical & Electrical Services
  • Isolation Facility
  • Automatic Controls


  • Electrical Power
  • Internal & External Lighting
  • Staff Attack & Call Systems
  • Security Systems
  • Lightning Protection System

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