Peer Review Services on the Award Winning Blacktown Hospital Redevelopment


oolacotts were pleased to provide watching brief peer review services on the award-winning Blacktown Hospital redevelopment. The inspiring team at A.W. Edwards took out the Health Project of the Year Award for this project at the Western Sydney Leadership Dialogue’s Boomtown Property and Infrastructure Awards.

As stated by the Western Sydney Leadership Dialogue:

Set amid the region’s current building boom, the awards celebrate achievement in innovation and leadership in project design and delivery by the public and private sectors, and recognise major projects that have delivered positive community, social, and economic outcomes.

Our team were delighted to hear of Blacktown Hospital’s success in this year’s awards. We are proud of our peer review contributions and congratulate all who were involved in the realisation of this state-of-the-art health infrastructure project.

About the Project

Altus GroupAbove: Artist impression (Source: Altus Group)

Blacktown Hospital’s acute services building is the centrepiece of a $700 million NSW Health Infrastructure project with Blacktown and Mount Druit Hospitals. The 9-story building was designed by Jacobs Architecture and built by A.W. Edwards. The world class building houses a new emergency department, a psychiatric emergency care service, intensive care unit, new birthing wards and paediatric services with dedicated emergency department facilities, expansion of medical imaging and non-clinical support services, wew entry atrium and tunnel connections to the existing hospital buildings and link bridges to the carpark.

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AW Edwards 2Above: Interior of Blacktown Hospital’s acute services building (Source: Altus Group)

Our Peer Review Services for Health Infrastructure

The Woolacotts team are frequently called upon to provide watching brief peer review services on major Health Infrastructure projects in New South Wales, Victoria and Queensland. Our expertise in Structural, Civil and Hydraulic engineering guarantees the delivery of high-quality reviews of principal consultant documentation, plus comprehensive site reviews of construction works during the build phase. These review services ensure that quality standards and regulatory requirements are achieved across all project cycles. Our expert assessments and advice also provide stakeholders with peace of mind and financial savings.

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To learn more about our experience in the Health Infrastructure sector, visit our projects page here.