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Children’s Hospital Westmead Stage 2 – Security Risk Assessment

Safety and security are key considerations for the Children’s Hospital at Westmead— assessing the risks is serious business

  • $619M

    Project Value

  • Sydney, New South Wales

    Sydney, New South Wales

Delivering robust security measures in a healing environment

As part of a ‘total healing environment’, Stage 2 of Sydney’s Westmead Hospital precinct offers new and expanded critical care and acute services within the Children’s Hospital. Nine separate design packages were needed in a tight timeframe to support the neonatal and paediatric ICU’s, cancer and cardiac services, acute inpatient beds, and operating theatres. Working alongside our core engineering teams, Stantec’s security specialists carried out a Security Risk Assessment (SRA) prepared to the Children’s Hospital’s particular needs.

We worked closely with the hospital and stakeholders to tailor the SRA to the paediatric care model, the facility environment, its functions, and its specific risk profile. In preparing the zonal model, we made use of local government statistics and national threat levels and applied security standards to meet both Regional and client requirements. We then worked closely with the security designers to implement practical and efficient measures to achieve a secure, yet friendly environment.

By making sure all security considerations were explored and that due diligence was undertaken, our security teams contributed to the hospital’s reputation as a world-leading service provider, delivering the best possible care for children in the community.

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  • NSW Health Infrastructure c/- PwC
Meet Our Team

John Avramiotis, Associate, Security Group Leader

Keeping safe the most important assets—our community.
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Olivier Gaussen, Director, Global Acoustics Leader, Buildings

Working within a multi-disciplinary company helps me bring a strategic contribution to concept stages, setting projects up for success.
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Steven Brims, Principal, Electrical Project Technical Lead

My knowledge in design and installations helps clients with cost effective solutions that consider efficient life cycle electrical design.
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John Avramiotis

Associate, Security Group Leader

Olivier Gaussen

Director, Global Acoustics Leader, Buildings

Steven Brims

Principal, Electrical Project Technical Lead

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