Here are Asia Pacific’s five largest healthcare building construction projects that were initiated in Q1 2022, according to GlobalData’s construction projects database.
1. Lok Ma Chau Emergency Hospital Development – $1,760m
The project involves the construction of an emergency hospital in Lok Ma Chau Loop, Hong Kong.
Construction work started in Q1 2022 and is expected to be completed in Q4 2023.
The main purpose of the project is to provide emergency healthcare facilities for community isolation and treatment of COVID-19 patients in the Lok Ma Chau Loop.
2. Techo Santepheap Phnom Penh Covid-19 Treatment Center – $800m
Techo Santepheap Phnom Penh Covid-19 Treatment Center involves the construction of 15,000 beds center comprising 11 buildings on 7ha of land in Prek Phnov district, Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
Construction work commenced in Q1 2022 and is expected to finish in Q1 2023.
The project aims to provide better medical facilities in the region due to increasing cases of COVID-19 infection in Cambodia.
3. Queen Elizabeth Hospital Redevelopment: Stage III A – $221m
The project involves the redevelopment of the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Woodville, South Australia, Australia.
Construction work started in Q1 2022 and is forecast to complete in Q2 2024.
The project is a part of a major redevelopment of a 327-bed, acute-care teaching hospital that provides inpatient, outpatient, emergency, and mental health services to a population of more than 250,000 people living primarily in Adelaide’s western suburbs.
4. Pinkenba Quarantine Facility – $100m
The project involves the construction of a 1,000-bed COVID-19 quarantine hub on 30ha of land in Pinkenba, Queensland, Australia.
Construction work commenced in Q1 2022 and is expected to be completed in Q2 2022.
The project aims to provide quarantine facilities and act as an alternative to hotel quarantine in Queensland. Once complete, the facilities can accommodate around 1,450 people.
5. Cangnan County People’s Hospital Phase II – $92m
The project involves the construction of a 500-bed hospital on 10ha site area with 62,000m2 gross floor area in Cangnan County of Wenzhou, Zhejiang, China.
Construction work started in Q1 2022 and is expected to be completed in Q4 2024.
The project aimed to build a hospital to provide better healthcare services for people in the region.
This analysis is drawn from GlobalData’s global construction projects database, which tracks new construction projects over $25m from announcement to completion.
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