Building Queensland leads the development of Queensland Government detailed business cases with an estimated capital cost of over $100 million. This includes business cases being developed by Queensland Government departments, government-owned corporations and nominated statutory authorities.
Projects currently being led by Building Queensland include:
Department of Health and Wide Bay Hospital and Health Service
Building Queensland is leading the development of the Bundaberg Hospital Redevelopment Detailed Business Case in partnership with Queensland Health and Wide Bay Hospital and Health Service. The business case is investigating the construction of a new hospital that will provide fit-for-purpose infrastructure to address the future needs of the Bundaberg region.
Burdekin Falls Dam is located south of Townsville on the Burdekin River. It is the largest dam in Queensland with a capacity of 1,860,000 megalitres. Water from the Burdekin Falls Dam supplies over 90,000 hectares of agriculture, groundwater recharge and aquifer management, supplementary urban water to the Townsville Local Government Area and coal mines in the Bowen Basin via the Burdekin Moranbah Pipeline.
Building Queensland is leading the development of the Somerset Dam Improvement Project Detailed Business Case in partnership with Seqwater. The business case is investigating an upgrade of the Somerset Dam to ensure the dam continues to meet best practice standards, including resilience to severe weather events.