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Camden Day Hospital

Completion year 2017

Key People

Paul Moore

Structural Section Manager, Principal

Ian Harris

Civil Section Manager, Principal

Antonio Lo Monte

Hydraulics Section Manager, Principal

Keith Ryan

Mechanical Project Engineer, Australian Discipline Leader, Principal

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The project requires construction of a new Day Surgery over two storeys with semi-basement level car parking. The facility will consist of four operating theatres, rehabilitation services and consulting suites for medical specialists.

Design challenges:

Due to being built over a potential underground mine site, provisions had to be made to accommodate potential subsidence movements. This was achieved through the design of flexible joints to services and a central building movement joint. The upper floors were also designed to be lifted back to their original positions through specially designed columns, should severe subsidence occur from proposed mine works.