Cairns Base Hospital

Category

Health

Location

Cairns, QLD

Client

Lendlease

Role

Design & Construct

Year

2016

Value

$10M

The redevelopment of the Cairns Base Hospital included the refurbishment of Blocks A, B and C. As part of these works, VAE provided the CSSD department with a new steam generation plant which included water softening and reverse osmosis systems. We also delivered clinical services for advanced nurse practitioner, post-op, imaging, renal and birthing departments.

#Key Achievements

01

Refurbished an operational hospital including clinical services while maintaining full operational capacity.

02

Modified an existing design to provide a more cost-effective solution without compromising on quality.

03

Built a long-lasting relationship with Queensland Health to provide ongoing services.

#Project Scope

Engineer


  • Advisory Services
  • Design
  • BIM Drafting
  • Drafting co-ordination
  • Audit

Construct


  • Prefabrication
  • Installation
  • BMS
  • Automation
  • Electrical
  • Co-ordination of Services

Manage


  • BMS
  • Bureau Performance Management
  • Maintenance
  • Compliance
  • Upgrades

30

Total number of VAE staff on the project

24

months to complete


#Gallery

A view of the Cairns skyline from the top of B block.

A view of the Cairns skyline from the top of B block.

Edan Rayner-Sharp working diligently at the project installing DX refrigeration systems.

Edan Rayner-Sharp working diligently at the project installing DX refrigeration systems.

Cairns Hospital

Cairns Hospital

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