The Geelong Hospital Emergency Department & McKellar Centre

Location: Geelong, Victoria Architects: Silver Thomas Hanley Value: $29 million The project involved a 3 storey replacement of Ryrie Centre to accommodate a new Emergency Department (ED), and expansion to Medical Imaging, while also providing a new Main Entry.

New Royal Women’s Hospital

Location: Parkville, Victoria Architects: DWI Architects Value: $250 million Umow Lai's role has been as DHS engineering services advisors. This included preparing the Technical Specification / Design Brief, reviewing tender bids, assisting with the Best and Final Offer (BAFO) process, to assist with the commissioning of the new Royal Women's Hospital. Umow Lai maintained the same project team for [...]

St John of God Hospitals

Location: Berwick, Geelong and Ballarat, Victoria Architect: Billard Leece Partnership   Value: $100million Client: St John of Gods Hospitals Umow Lai has been involved in master planning and documentation of the Group’s Hospitals in Berwick, Geelong and Ballarat. The initial stage of the $100 million redevelopment program involved the extension and refurbishment of the Berwick Hospital [...]

Southern Cross Care Dandenong Redevelopment

Location: Dandenong, Victoria Client: Southern Cross Care  Design Teams: Thinc Projects / PTA Architecture Value: $20 + million Umow Lai has been engaged as the engineering services, ICT and sustainability consultants for the new Southern Cross Care aged care home in Victoria’s rapidly re-developing suburb of Dandenong. With the emphasis on providing a home-like environment, the [...]

Sunshine Coast Public University Hospital

Location: Kawana, Queensland Client: Queensland Health  Architect: Conrad Gargett (Masterplan) Size:  Built on a 20 hectare greenfield site Value: $1.8 billion This world-class public tertiary teaching facility is a State Government initiative designed to cater for one of Australia’s fastest growing regions to cope with the growing demand for hospital services. The Sunshine Coast Public University [...]

Knox Private Hospital

Location: Wantirna, Victoria Architects: Jacobs Thomas & Associates Value: $210 million Umow Lai has continuing involvement in the ongoing major expansion of this well-known private hospital. To date, we have documented the Theatre Suite & CSSD to 6 operating rooms, a 30-bed ward extension including new pharmacy, consulting suites and medical records, extension and refurbishment of the Emergency Department, [...]

Bendigo Hospital

Location: Bendigo, Victoria Client: Department of Health (Victoria) Architect: Woodhead Value: $630million The New Bendigo Hospital will be the largest regional hospital developments in Victoria’s history and one of the largest hospital projects across Australia. It will provide the flexibility to adapt and expand to meet future demands and ensure a sustainable health service into the future. Umow [...]

Lismore Base Hospital

Location: Lismore, Northern NSW Architect: Hassell Value: $320 million Umow Lai is providing mechanical/security/ICT/electrical services for the $320 million Lismore Base Hospital expansion and redevelopment project. The project will deliver a new nine level Clinical Procedures building and the redevelopment of various other existing buildings within the hospital campus, including; A new and expanded Emergency Department with [...]

Kempsey District Hospital

Location: Kempsey, Northern New South Wales Architect: BVN Donovan Hill Architecture Value: $40 million Umow Lai has been engaged to provide a range of services as part of the redevelopment of Kempsey District Hospital. The Kempsey District Hospital redevelopment is being made possible through $40 million provided by the NSW Government and a further $40 million [...]

More Health + Aged Care Projects…

Western Health Review of Masterplan and Feasibility Study for Redevelopment Ballarat Base Hospital Masterplan and Feasibility Study Construction of new buildings and refurbishment of Queen Victoria Building The Alfred Hospital Cardiac Ward, CCU and Cath Lab Monash Medical Centre Monash Health Research Precinct Healthscope John Fawkner Hospital Infrastructure Upgrade Eastern Rehabilitation Centre Upgrade The Avenue [...]

Fiona Stanley Hospital

Location: Murdoch, Western Australia Architects: Fiona Stanley Hospital Design Collaboration Value: $1.76 billion The new 643-bed Fiona Stanley Hospital at Murdoch, Western Australia will be the major tertiary health facility in the southern metropolitan area of Perth. Umow Lai is providing specialist electrical engineering expertise for the dedicated pathology and education facilities as well as other hospital support buildings [...]