Royal Hospital for Sick Children and Department of Clinical Neurosciences

Multiplex Contact

Construction of the £150m building started in February 2015. Linking to the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh via child and adult emergency departments, the new six floor building will provide many benefits, including: 

First-class healthcare in modern facilities that meet national guidelines

233 beds with more than 60 per cent in single, ensuite rooms 10 theatres and 10 wards, including a paediatric critical care unit and day care facilities

Co-location of services, reducing the need for emergency transfers between hospitals

A helipad on the roof with direct access to child and adult emergency departments

Modern imaging equipmentChildren and adolescents suffering from physical and mental health problems will benefit from the immediate availability of both specialties

Strengthening research and education within the Edinburgh Bioquarter

A family hotel with 26 bedrooms

An atrium with a shop, café and stunning skylight linking both entrance ways WiFi for patients.

Presentation and Site Visit

Visitors will receive a presentation about the RHSC & DCN project from the Construction Managers. This will include information on the project, the challenges faced, how we approach the build and an opportunity for questions.

There will then be a guided tour of the site through the various zones to show the different stages of the project.

Address Multiplex Construction Europe Ltd
RHSC & DCN Project Office
Little France Crescent
EH16 4TJ,
United Kingdom

EH16 4TJ

The RHSC & DCN Project Office is located on the site of the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh. Travel directions are outlined below:


Head northeast on M8

At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto the A71/A720 ramp to Edinburgh West/City Centre

Keep right, follow signs for A720/City Bypass South and merge onto A720

At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Old Dalkeith Rd/A7 heading to Danderhall/City Centre

At the roundabout, take the 1st exit and stay on Old Dalkeith Rd/A7

Continue on Old Dalkeith Rd/A7. Drive to Little France Cres in Edinburgh

Turn right onto Little France Crescent


Please report to the security guard at the main gate and then make your way to Multiplex Reception.

Parking available yes

Parking is limited and must be booked in advance.

Secure parking is in Car Park E opposite the entrance to site on Little France Crescent.

Length of Visit 1 and Half Hours
Maximum Group Size 15
Register by 17 Mar 2017
Disabled Access no
Child Restrictions yes

All visitors must be 16 and over

Kieran Ronnie

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