Local contractors invited to register interest in hospital construction
New Maitland Hospital contractors Multiplex will be hold an information session for potential local subcontractors next week.
The company has been appointed to deliver design services and early works on the Metford Road site, which are expected to begin next year for the hospital to open in 2022.
Local small and medium enterprises have been invited to an industry briefing session, while expressions of interest have also opened for work packages for internal and external structural works, finishes and equipment provision.
All interested businesses must comply with the conditions of the National Construction Code 2016 and must meet workforce participation requirements to have 25 per cent of the total labour force be apprentices, 20 per cent to be learning workers, and 10 per cent of the total contract price to be committed to facilitating participation from Aboriginal people.
The industry briefing will be held on Friday, November 16 at Club Maitland City. Registration is essential. To submit an EOI for a work package or to register for the briefing visit gateway.icn.org.au.