OUTRAM COMMUNITY HOSPITAL

LOCATION

Singapore

CLIENT

Ministry of Health c/o MOH Holdings Pte Ltd

SERVICES

Cost Management, Project Management

About the Project

Outram Community Hospital is a new community hospital co-located with Singapore General Hospital. Situated at Outram Park area, along Jalan Bukit Merah / Eu Tong Seng St., it supports the healthcare needs at the southern part of Singapore. The completion of this facility just before the Covid-19 pandemic hit Singapore has provided much relief in providing additional bedspaces and care facilities in managing the pandemic.

Challenges

The uniqueness of this project is in the integration between a new hospital and Singapore General Hospital’s existing infrastructure. Linkages to this new hospital is via a public/patient link bridge and a new network of underground tunnels constructed along existing road, next to the historical Bowyer Block and connecting in to SGH existing tunnel system.

Outcomes & Benefits

The success of this project lies with the decision to select the contractor via an ECI process, resulted in a better completion delivery. Coupled with proper communications among project stakeholders, the intended requirements and operational needs are captured in the requirements, whilst addressing concerns for infection control and emergency management matters.

The fruitful and successful completion demonstrated AIS’s resolve to achieve great engineering feat as well as providing the best there is to the Client and stakeholders.

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