Project information

Project
Blacktown Hospital Acute Services Building
Client:
Health Infrastructure
Location
Blacktown Road, Blacktown
Contract Type
Design and Construct
Architect
Jacobs
Project description

Design & construction of a nine-storey Acute Services Building to accommodate:

  • New emergency department
  • Psychiatric emergency care service
  • Intensive care unit
  • Eight operating theatres
  • New birthing wards & paediatric services with dedicated emergency department facilities
  • Inpatient facilities
  • Expansion of medical imaging and non-clinical support services
  • New entry atrium and tunnel connections to the existing hospital buildings
  • Link bridges to carpark

Six prototype rooms were completed in March 2018. Works included a birthing room, newborn care room, two-bedroom PAEDS, operating room and an ICU bay.