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Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital

Project Description

Abigroup contracted Delta Group to design and deliver a large scale civil construction works program in Brisbane CBD for the $700m redevelopment of the Queensland Children’s Hospital.




  • Project
    Queensland Children’s Hospital Redevelopment
  • Client
  • Sector
    Urban, Health
  • Location
    CBD Brisbane

Our scope of works included:

  • Demolition of existing 6 storey car park down to basement level.
  • Bulk/detailed excavation works allowing for the construction of reinforced concrete foundations.
  • Concrete infrastructure – slab preparation and construction, retention systems and lift core rafts.
  • Construction of crane bases.
  • Emissions, noise and vibration controls.
  • Transport logistics, including traffic management and supervision.
  • Site infrastructure – basement stormwater drainage systems.
  • Site dewatering.
  • Remediation of contaminated land.

With a site footprint covering 15.6 hectares the Lady Cilento Hospital redevelopment was one of Brisbane’s largest.

Other key achievements include:

  • Bulk excavation of more than 170,00 cubic metres of spoil.
  • 1,500 sqm of detailed earthworks.
  • Spraying 7,000 sqm of shotcrete.
  • 400 piles.
  • 1,500 ground anchors.
  • Capture and removal of more than 20,000t of contaminated material.

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