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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 [...]

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