Project Specifications


Client
Spanish Speaking Frail Aged Incorporated

Value
$6.5 million

Location
Rooty Hill, New South Wales

Completion
July 2017

Design & Construct project comprised the expansion of the Residential Gardens Aged Care Facility, Rooty Hill.

PROJECT DESCRIPTION

The works included the construction of a new two-storey building with 22 resident rooms, physiotherapy facilities, an internal Winter Garden, and external landscaping which was in-keeping with the Spanish culture of the existing facility.

The new building complemented the clients open and colourful facility which offered ageing-in-place, respite and dementia care.

Construction works commenced in July 2016 with the site establishment and the subsequent civil and excavation works thereafter. The overall construction was complete in mid-2017.

OVERCOMING CHALLENGES

The risk of time over-run was managed through the introduction of time-saving construction methods such as the use of screw pile foundations, a Dincel load-bearing wall system, and prefabricated roof and wall frames. Through the use of these construction methods, the project team achieved a reduced construction program and provided the facility to the client ahead of schedule.

Project Contact

Steve Taylor
Managing Director (Joint Shareholder)

Steve is a founding shareholder of Total Construction. Equipped with a carpentry trade background and extensive experience with design and construct projects across all sectors of the building industry, Steve has been a driving force behind the company’s growth and success. With the appointment of a Chairman and CEO, Steve now focuses on the continual development of a successful and sustainable strategy for the business. He also plays a key role in providing leadership for the overall development of the company through strategic marketing, client relationships and procurement. Steve is based in Sydney where he has the overall management in NSW.

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