New Dunedin Hospital foundations start with a bang

Construction of the new Dunedin hospital inpatient building takes a big step forward as the first foundation piles are driven on the site yesterday.

PHOTO: GERARD O'BRIEN
PHOTO: GERARD O'BRIEN
A Te Whatu Ora Health New Zealand spokeswoman said the casings would be driven to about 30m-40m deep and filled with concrete.

Piling would be completed in the third quarter of 2024, and the building was due to open in 2029.

 

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