Here are the top five healthcare building construction projects that commenced in Australia in Q4 2021, according to GlobalData’s construction projects database.
1. Canberra Hospital SPIRE Center – $468m
The project involves the construction of a nine-story new hospital in Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia.
Construction work started in Q4 2021 and is expected to be completed in Q3 2024.
The project aims to develop a SPIRE Center (Surgical Procedures, Interventional Radiology and Emergency Center) within the Canberra Hospital precinct. When established, SPIRE will have a ward dedicated to elective surgery, world-class radiology services, and a much larger emergency department with a separate paediatric ward.
2. Perth Quarantine Facility – $295m
The project involves the construction of a quarantine facilities comprising 1,000 beds in Perth, Western Australia.
Construction work commenced in Q4 2021 and is expected to finish in Q4 2022.
The aim of the project is to develop facilities that will be used for future emergencies or disasters as well as the manage the COVID-19 pandemic.
3. Bunbury Hospital Redevelopment – $144m
The project involves the redevelopment of the Bunbury Hospital in Western Australia, Australia.
Construction work started in Q4 2021 and is forecast to complete in Q1 2024.
The project aims to provide a boost to the local economy during the construction phase, supporting local Bunbury jobs and the wider community.
4. St Vincent’s Private Hospital Fitzroy Expansion – $130m
The project involves the construction of a 12-story hospital building in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
Construction work commenced in Q4 2021 and is expected to be completed in Q4 2026.
The project aims to increase opportunities for sharing research and clinical expertise to provide better healthcare facilities.
5. Repat Health Precinct Development – $89m
The project involves the construction of a 70-place dementia care home cottages on a 13,000m2 area in Adelaide, South Australia, Australia.
Construction work started in Q4 2021 and is expected to be completed in Q2 2023.
The aim of the project is to provide better accommodation and healthcare facilities in the region.
Methodology: 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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