Tilbury Douglas: Care Campus


Tilbury Douglas, engaged in the construction of the Care Campus for the MoD and NHS in Catterick Garrison, found themselves confronted with the critical need to establish on-site accommodation for their extensive workforce of staff and contractors.

As the ambitious project gained momentum, it became increasingly evident that efficient on-site facilities were needed to ensure the smooth execution of the construction process.

With the project underway, Tilbury Douglas sought solutions to provide a comfortable and functional environment for their personnel, essential for maintaining productivity and morale during the construction period.

  • Project Name: Catterick Integrated Care Campus
  • Sector: Construction
  • Location: Catterick
  • Client Name: Tilbury Douglas
  • Supplied by: Wernick Hire
  • Products and Services: AVflex 3 storey anti-vandal modular building, 3 Bay single storey, 32’ client office, 32’ office, Gatehouse, Smoking Shelters
  • Duration of Hire: 95 Weeks


Choosing Wernick Hire was a natural decision for Tilbury Douglas, as they have a national agreement in place with the company. Wernick’s reputation for providing high-quality modular accommodation made them the preferred choice for this project.

Wernick delivered a bespoke office setup tailored to Tilbury Douglas’s requirements. The cabin setup was brand new, sourced directly from the factory, ensuring quality and reliability. The office layout was customised to improve workflow and provide a comfortable working environment for staff and contractors.

In addition to the standard setup, Tilbury Douglas opted for various additional accommodations, including three bay single-story units, a 32’ client office, a 32’ office, a gatehouse, and smoking shelters.

Throughout the project, the service provided by the Wernick Hire team exceeded expectations. The Wernick Hire Stockton depot was highly responsive and supportive, readily available to offer advice and assistance whenever needed. Their effective communication, whether via phone or email, ensured a smooth and efficient process from start to finish.

The installation team demonstrated professionalism and efficiency, ensuring that the temporary building was set up quickly and to the highest standards. Their attention to detail and commitment to customer satisfaction were evident throughout the project.

We're very pleased with Wernick Hire. Their communication was prompt, and the installation team provided great service. We'd definitely recommend them.

Mark Bennison
Senior Site Manager, Tilbury Douglas