Installation of Unison’s Expansion Joints within The Liverpool Health and Academic Precinct

The Liverpool Health and Academic Precinct

The Liverpool Health and Academic Precinct (LHAP) is a $790 million redevelopment of Liverpool Hospital.  Resulting with expanded clinical & medical services, research and education sectors with public spaces & car parking.  


LHAP redevelopment includes 900 new maternity and paediatric beds, an expanded emergency department and increased the capacity of the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. It will feature a new Integrated Cancer Centre, facilities for teaching and research and upsize existing radiology, haematology, aged care and rehabilitation capabilities.


Although the project is still under construction, Unison have supplied a total of 1462 metres of a variety of expansion joint systems.  Consisting of seismic floor, wall, ceiling, roof and façade movement joint covers, including fire barrier seals for slabs and walls. Our fire seals are tested and certified to AS 1530.4, AS 4072.1 & BS 476.2

During the last 23 years of manufacturing, supplying and installing expansion joints in over 100 hospitals is a significant accomplishment.  This demonstrates to our customers the reliability and quality of our products and services. Expansion joints are essential for maintaining the structural integrity of buildings, especially in environments like hospitals where safety and durability are paramount. If you have any specific questions or need assistance with related topics, feel free to contact one of our technical team of engineers.