Mackay Base Hospital

Mackay Base Hospital

The Mackay Base Hospital is the major hospital for the Central Queensland Region situated in Mackay, Queensland, Australia. It is located around 4 kilometres from Mackay city centre. The hospital offers general services to a population of approximately 135 000 throughout Mackay and the surrounding areas including referrals from Moranbah and parts of the Bowen region.

UNI-SPAN SOLUTION

More than 940 tonnes of the Quickstage scaffold system, covering 18800m2 was supplied to this redevelopment project.

RESULT

In 3 stages – this redevelopment transformed the existing 163 bed hospital into a state of the art facility comprising of 318 beds, more operating theatres, a dedicated Coronary Care Unit, a larger Intensive Care Unit, new emergency and outpatients’ departments, renal support services, day oncology and a dental services unit, support services building and major services infrastructure, as well as the upgraded helipad and car park, offering higher standards and a much wider range of health services.