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Westmead Update 93

Westmead Update 93

We congratulate A W Edwards on winning a prestigious safety award, update staff on two construction forums and remind staff of precinct access changes.

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Posted 05 Dec 2016
Westmead wins safety award

Westmead wins safety award

Congratulations to the Westmead Redevelopment early and enabling works contractors A W Edwards in winning the 2016 Master Builders excellence in construction site safety award. More  

Posted 05 Dec 2016
Clinical simulation underway at Westmead Hospital

Clinical simulation underway at Westmead Hospital

Last Wednesday staff tested an advanced life support scenario in Westmead Hospital. This test was part of the Westmead Redevelopment planning process for the new hospital building.

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Posted 29 Nov 2016
UCrane Bolt officially launches at Westmead

UCrane Bolt officially launches at Westmead

Last week students from The Children’s Hospital at Westmead School got the chance to 'drive' UCrane Bolt as the giant crane was officially welcomed to the Westmead Redevelopment site.

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Posted 29 Nov 2016

Projects

  • Early works

    Early works

    Early works will improve roads and access, upgrade infrastructure and deliver more car parking

  • Car parking

    Car parking

    Providing more car parking is a priority

  • Acute services building

    Acute services building

    A new hospital building will provide more inpatient beds and new comprehensive care centres, operating theatres and emergency department

  • Refurbishments

    Refurbishments

    Internal refurbishment at a later stage of the project will create contemporary facilities for expanding services

  • Other precinct projects

    Other precinct projects

    Read about the New National Particle Treatment and Research Centre as well as planning for transport

  • Completed projects

    Completed projects

    This section describes the completed projects including the Short Stay expansion

  • University of Sydney partnership

    University of Sydney partnership

    The University of Sydney is strengthening its partnership with the Westmead precinct. A $60m investment at Westmead will provide for new education facilities, upgrades to existing spaces, and a suite of new academic programs and initiatives.

Milestones

  • Late 2015

    Late 2015

    Work begins on a car park to replace parking areas needed for redevelopment. Power and other infrastructure works (needed to support our new buildings) continue. Planning for new hospital building and other projects underway.
     

  • Oct 2015
    Westmead Redevelopment vision unveiled

    Westmead Redevelopment vision unveiled

    Premier unveils concept for a "world-class health city"

  • Dec 2014
    Project Startup

    Project Startup

    NSW Minister for Health Jillian Skinner gives the go-ahead for early work to start on our Westmead Hospital Redevelopment Project