New Palmerston Regional Hospital

Client: Allan King & Sons Constructions

Project: New Palmerston Regional Hospital

Project Overview:Level 1 Supervision & Certification, Field & Laboratory Testing of the as required & Bearing Capacity Assessments for Independent Certification

Estimated Project Value: $100,000 excl of GST

Project Start Date: December 2015

Estimated Completion Date: December 2017

Value Add & Services provided by HiQA:

HiQA have been contracted by Allan King & Sons Constructions (AK&S) to provide Level 1 Supervision & Certification for the Pad fill areas.

This has included strip, importation & compaction of the fill in the:

  • Palmerston Hospital Footprint
  • Fill & Subgrade for the Carpark Area
  • Pad 8 for the Fire & Reticulation water storage areas

HiQA has also provided the flexibility for AK&S to deliver over and above their contracted requirements to Lend Lease. This included:

  • Bearing Capacity Assessments on finished pads – required to allow Lend Lease to be confident that building pads will be able to withstand the required pressures
  • Advice & recommendations on how to problem solve unsuitable material encountered on site

Due to a professional & long term working relationship between HiQA & AK&S, the end product was delivered on time & on budget.