Hastie Group (HST) announced that it had signed major works contracts valued at $270m for the provision of mechanical, plumbing and medical gas services for the new Royal Adelaide Hospital. The bulk of revenue being generated over the next 3 years. The contracts were signed with the Hansen Yuncken and Leighton Contractors (HYLC) Joint Venture, the design and construction partners for the new Royal Adelaide Hospital – a $1.85 billion Public Private Partnership development. The new Royal Adelaide Hospital will be South Australia’s flagship public hospital and also its largest. The hospital once complete will have the capacity to admit more than 80,000 patients per year.
Hastie Group CEO, Bill Wild, emphasised Hastie’s expertise within the healthcare sector and the ability to deliver specialist services to major hospital projects across Australia. “Being awarded this project is a milestone for Hastie – to be part of the construction of the largest and most advanced hospital ever built in Australia, is a significant recognition of our expertise in this area. This contract is also the largest ever awarded to Hastie.”
Hastie Group Limited is the leading international designer, installer and maintainer of technical services to the building and infrastructure sectors – mechanical, electrical, commercial plumbing, fire and refrigeration group with well established operations in Australia, New Zealand, the UK and the Middle East. It has over 8,000 employees based at multiple locations.
The group operates under brands which are well recognised in their markets, and customers include many of the largest construction companies, shopping centre groups, industrial corporations and facility managers.