Aged and Health Care
Client: Scalabrini Village
Location: Chipping Norton NSW
Construction of 3 storeys, 72 bed residential aged care facility included a kitchen, laundry and extensive site infrastructure. The project presented some special challenges as the site was heavily contaminated, our team worked closely with Hygienists to develop a remediation programme that was cost effective for the client. The project included the refurbishment of the façade and extensions to existing Building C, including new comms room, entry extension, hairdresser extension, store room extension, porte cochere and associated works.
The Oberon Centre
Client: Columbia Care
Location: Oberon NSW
Under construction for Columbia Care, The Oberon Centre will comprise of 66 beds over 2 levels that will accommodate high and low care needs, respite and dementia facilities. The lower ground floor will house back of house services/staff areas and support office space and provide for 17 car parking spaces, a porte cochere drop off area, ambulance bay and loading/service area.
In addition to the lounge and dining areas, there will be multi-use rooms, a massage/day spa area, allied health offices, hairdressers and self serve café. The majority of the wall appointed bedrooms will consist of single rooms with some doubles all with their own ensuites.
Quakers Hill Nursing Home
Client: Opal Aged Care
Location: Quakers Hill NSW
This modern two storey aged care facility was designed to support a range of service levels, encompassing low and high dependency care and dementia related care. This superior aged care building comprises of 127 high care resident beds including a mix of 1 and 2 bed resident rooms with ensuite. It houses 79 single bedrooms, 24 double bedrooms and a dedicated specialist wing for 16 residents living with dementia. The sitting and dining areas are designed to have good access to light and sun. This facility also has a minimum of 34 car spaces and one ambulance bay.
The construction of this new building has the most advanced fire prevention devices in NSW incorporating fire sprinklers, smoke alarms and fire panels. Due to the original home being destroyed by fire in 2011, a memorial garden dedicated to the fire victims was also constructed.
Queen Victoria Memorial Home
Client: RSL LifeCare
Location: Thirlmere NSW
Built for RSL LifeCare, the new Queen Victoria Memorial Home features a new wing comprising of 18 resident rooms with associated living and common areas. This wing is connected to Health House and the existing facility. A renovation was undertaken to Health House to include 10 resident rooms.
Mirinjani Nursing Home
Client: Uniting Care Ageing
Location: Weston ACT
The 64 bed extension of the Mirinjani Nursing Home, including new staff facilities, maintenance facility and external works.
Energy efficient heating, cooling and lighting together with a range of water-saving measures together with environmentally-aware selections of materials and finishes are the key initiatives at Mirinjani.
The new extension doubles the occupancy with zero increase in electrical power capacity supplied to the enlarged site. This has been made possible by the use of well insulated high thermal mass construction and the replacement of electrical heating with gas fired hydronic heating which is cleaner and more energy efficient.
Palms Nursing Home
Client: Palmcare Pty Ltd
Location: Kirrawee NSW
The Palms Nursing Home consists of the extension of the existing aged care facility owned and operated by Palmcare. The building contains an underground carpark and adds 23 additional beds over two floors. The new building also contains the kitchen and laundry which have been relocated from the existing building.
Shalom Aged Care Centre
Client: Baptist Community Services
Location: Marsfield NSW
The Marsfield Shalom Centre is an award winning, high quality aged care centre constructed for Baptist Community Services. The contemporary Shalom Centre has been developed around a series of houses - each which contain a cluster of clients' rooms, living and dining areas, a kitchenette and access to a sundeck overlooking bushland. The facility has been designed to maximise the independence and wellbeing by offering choice and integrated services.
With an overall floor are of 9600m2, the 165 bed centre features landscaped gardens and courtyards, state of the art nurse-call system, modern aged care technology, facilities to support high care and dementia care, a chapel, physiotherapy facilities, family lounge areas, commercial kitchen, laundry facilities, a café, 92 car spaces, 2 lifts, and CCTV system.
Nowra Park Aged Care Facility
Client: Nowra Park Retirement Pty Ltd
Location: East Nowra NSW
Nowra Park Retirement Village is a brand new 60 bed nursing home and aged care facility purpose built & designed for aging in place. Fully air conditioned suites with high quality and modern inclusions, ensuite and kitchenette to ensure a comfortable Shoalhaven retirement.
There is a Dementia specific wing with 15 self contained rooms with respite care also available.
Nowra Park Retirement Village has been nominated for the prestigious Master Builders Association award for its elegant design and quality build throughout.
Nunyara Aged Care Facility
Client: Uniting Care Ageing
Location: Peakhurst NSW
Nunyara is a 2 storey, 74 bed aged care facility. The basement level consists of car parking, laundry and kitchen facilities.
The 1st floor level (part on ground), contains single and 2 bed units, nurse stations and treatment rooms are positioned at calculated locations thoughout. Off each unit and double unit is an ensuite with showering and WC facilities.
All the units are covered with vinyl and carpet to the corridors. External areas are fully landscaped and a reinforced concrete driveway gives access into the car park and services area.
Client: Churches of Christ Property Group
Location: North Nowra NSW
The Clelland Lodge aged care facility is built in the picturesque part of Nowra, close proximity to the Shoalhaven River.
The 76 bed facility consists of a number of buildings all linked together with covered ways, building D houses 20 beds of high level dementia care. The main building C has a commercial kitchen and laundry facility and a lift that transports residents and staff through its three levels.
External areas include parking facilities and landscaping that has been designed to blend in with adjacent areas with extensive use of Australian natives.
Sir Moses Montefiore Aged Care Home
Client: Sir Moses Montefiore Jewish Aged Care
Location: Hunters Hill NSW
The Sir Moses Montefiore Aged Care project reflects a refurbishment of an existing special care and dementia wing in an operational facility. This project included the design and construction of 2 nurse stations, treatment/drug rooms, spa/bathing room, activities room, lounge and dining areas, and a new main entrance. The internal corridors were re-levelled and new carpet was installed whilst in full operation. Additional to the original contract, a new mechanical system was installed encompassing 48 resident rooms, and main dining areas and corridors. This project also included the refurbishment and restoration of 3 external courtyards once the internal scope was completed and occupied.
Queen Beatrix Nursing Home
Client: Warrigal Care
Location: Albion Park Rail NSW
The existing Mackander Village located in Albion Park Rail has undergone major upgrade works, including upgrading and additions to the Land Hostel and the Queen Beatrix Nursing Home.
The bulk of the works was undertaken in the Queen Beatrix Nursing Home which included the construction of 20 new resident beds and upgrade and renovations to 40 existing wards. Work also included a new laundry facility with a new concrete road that services the new laundry and the existing commercial kitchen.
The external parts of the Queen Beatrix building were re-painted and re-roofed to blend in with the new surroundings.
Client: Warrigal Care
Location: Albion Park Rail NSW
Warrigal Care, Albion Park Rail Stage 2 was the final stage in the development of Warrigal Care's facility in Albion Park Rail, including Independent Living Units, Aged Care Facility and Administration Building.
Further to Zadro Constructions completion of Stage 1, Zadro embarked on Stage 2 which included; the construction of 8 independent living units, extension and refurbishment to the administration building, reconstruction and upgrade to the village road way and parking facilities, and an extension upgrade to the external areas of the village (landscaping, pathways, pergolas, feature walls, water features, disability and safety upgrade, external lighting).
The project faced many challenges including a extra ordinary amount of inclement weather, latent conditions (including in ground asbestos, unknown services) and numerous design changes. Regardless of the challenges, the quality of the construction works is outstanding and the overall outcome for the project has been one of success for all stakeholders.
Client: RSL LifeCare
Location: Yass NSW
Linton Village has everything you would expect from independent living. Built with two or three bedroom residences (49 in total), it offers perfect self sufficient living combined with beautiful rural views. This peaceful Village has many offerings including emergency call service installed, friendly community room for functions and family occasions, billiards room, workshop, hair salon, library and many other recreation and activities that are able to be held at the Village and the local area.
Gill Waminda Aged Care Facility
Client: Salvation Army
Location: Goulburn NSW
The Gill Waminda Aged Care Facility is located on the edge of the Goulburn CBD, the award winning facility consists of 105 beds both of high and low care and each serviced with its own ensuite. It is built within an existing Salvation Army facility. It has 4 buildings that are well spread out and are integrated with links and covered ways, its 2 lifts conveniently move residents between levels and the other provides food and clean laundry.
A number of unique features have been built into the facility to accommodate the dry Goulburn climate - 3 retention tanks, originally designed to ebb storm water flow are now utilised to store water and piped through the plumbing system to flush the high number of WC pans. Another feature is the re-design of the landscaping to reduce turf and planted areas and replacing the areas with locally quarried pebbles of different colours.
Multicultural Aged Care Facility
Client: Multicultural Aged Care Illawarra
Location: Warrawong NSW
Construction of a new Building D, comprising of a 72 bed residential aged care facility. This is a 3 storey building which will include a kitchen, laundry and site infrastructure works.
Refurbishment of the facade and extensions to existing Building C, including new comms room, entry extension, hairdresser extension, store room extension, porte cochere and associated works.
2 New Group Homes
Client: Civic Disability
Location: Blackhealth NSW
Built for Civic Disability Services, the two new large group were constructed to accommodate disabled residents.
The homes are brick veneer on concrete slabs with metal roofing inclusive of 6-7 bedrooms, accessible bathrooms, access ramps, living areas and landscaped yards.
UWS Building H8 - Nursing Training Facility
Client: Capital Works & Facilities
Location: Richmond NSW
Constructed for UWS Capital Works & Facilities the new Nursing Clinical Practical Unit includes 5 labs, staffroom, simulation lab, mental health room, practical lab, student lounge, office facilities, storage facilities, student preparation rooms and toilets. It provides students a high standard education hub on the campus.