Wairau Hospital


Nelson Marlborough District Heath Board

(Robinson Construction contracted to the main contractor Hawkins Construction)

Project Typology:

New Commercial Build

Build Timeframe:

Four-stage development from 2008-2011

Date Completed:


Significant Stats:

Single storey, concrete floor with timber framed exterior walls and longrun steel roof.

Service walkways within the ceiling space.


Stage 1 Floor Area (m 2)


Stage 2 Floor Area (m 2)


Stage 3 Floor Area (m 2)


Stage 4 Floor Area (m 2)


High stud (m)


Building within an existing hospital environment is a challenge in itself, adjusting and adapting to staff, patients and existing buildings.


Build was on time and to budget.

Proportion of Resources:

Robinson Construction delivered the traditional Concrete, Carpentry and Finishing trades.

Key Personnel:

Nick Robinson (Project Manager)

Nick Robinson (Site Manager)

Ray Meaclem (QS)

How Key Personnel Supported Success:

The communication and co-operation between our team and the client and their consultants resulted in great success for all involved.

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