The $1.5 billion Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital brings together the staff and services of the Royal Children’s Hospital and Mater Children’s Hospital to create a single 359 bed paediatric hospital facility for Queensland.
This State Government initiative is now completed and Ardex were proud to be named as one of the Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital specified suppliers of construction materials for the various floor finishes internally & externally.
Various Ardex products were used throughout the construction of the hospital by different contractors, including WPM 265, Multiprime, Abacrete, WPM 300, WPM 002, WPM 155 and P 51 primer with K 009 Leveller.
Tilecorp, who laid the large format 1200mm X 1200mm and 1200mm x 600mm tiles in the main corridors and entrance areas of the hospital used over 32 tonne of ARDEX X 78. ARDEX X 78 was used for its unique consistency that makes laying large format tiles easier to achieve full coverage and no lippage.
In addition, ARDEX Abapoxy was used to grout these areas because of the strict hygiene standards, high chemical and physical resistance requirements.