Pike Constructions have been awarded to build SA Health’s new Medical Distributions Centre.

The new SA Health Distribution Centre is a $30 million investment by the State Government, utilising state-of-the-art technology fit out which will front the latest in automation and robotics to reduce manual handling and aid in the distribution of medical resources for our state.

This facility will allow the state to increase their capabilities to respond to such crisis’ as the Corona-virus, allowing much needed equipment to be transported to hospitals in a shorter time.

Designed in accordance with importance level 4 – Critical Infrastructure – in the event of a natural disaster, the facility can remain fully operational for 48 hours if all essential services are cut off.

The facility will be completed in March 2021.

The site was officially opened by Steven Marshall, Premier of South Australia, to view the commemoration click here.