Burwood Hospital Redevelopment, Christchurch, New Zealand Burwood Hospital Redevelopment, Christchurch, New Zealand

Burwood Hospital Redevelopment, Christchurch, New Zealand

Client: Ministry of Health and Canterbury District Health Board

Services: Cost Management & Quantity Surveying

Overview

This $215-million facility is the largest earthquake recovery project in Christchurch East. It includes a new outpatients facility, orthopaedics, spinal injury treatment and rehabilitation, radiology and brain injury treatment. This new 32,000 square-metre hospital will generally focus on facilities for older people.

The Details

Seismically designed to Serviceability Limit State (SLS) 2, it required innovative seismic detailing to structural and fa├žade elements.

The new hospital will include 230 new inpatient beds, and a new outpatient department able to manage 80,000 visits a year.

RLB provided preliminary estimates, value engineering, full schedule, tender reviews, financial reporting, variation evaluation, progress claim review and certification.