Job title:  Westmead Hospital Early Works

Client:  Multiplex

Duration: 52 weeks.

Description of project: Bulk & Detail Excavation, Shoring, Foundations, Services and remediation for the Westmead Hospital Acute Services Building.


  • Approximately 55,000m3 of bulk excavation into class II shale
  • Excavation shoring across 1000m2 of bored piers, shotcrete, anchors and rock bolts.
  • Installation of approximately 700 shoring and structural piles
  • Bulk and Detail Excavation including all in ground service trenching
  • Roadworks including internal and external roads around the site
  • Remediation of the existing site
  • Site clearance of trees and demolition of existing concrete structures
  • Various satellite sites surrounding the main site including a 4m deep shared services trench, bore pits, headwall, prototype area and construction of various concrete including footpath and plinth construction.

Value of Contract: $ 25 million