B502 Simulation Centre For Patient Safety (SCPS)

Client                  University of Auckland
Location              Grafton Campus, Auckland
Sector                 Tertiary Education
Value                   $2.3m
Area                    1,000 GFA
Completion          2019

Project Description

SCPS is a purpose-built, services intensive and technically challenging facility suitable for the simulation needs of a wide range of healthcare professionals. The facility is inclusive of simulation operating theaters and procedure rooms, ward rooms, airways lab, general teaching and administration/operations function spaces used extensively by UoA FMHS and ADHB. UoA’s goal for the project is to improve patient safety through simulation-based education and research. It also includes a new 100 seat flat floor teaching room in B501 Ground Floor.

Precon’s Role

Precon have led the project since inception. Part of the project was reviewing feasibility of various new build and refurbishment options, including the location, existing infrastructure, capital cost and operational costs.  Design was completed to programme and Precon led the Main Contractor procurement process in late 2018. Construction commenced in December 2018 and it is currently tracking to schedule and budget.