Expansion Joints for Hospitals

Satellite Hospitals QLD

Satellite Hospitals QLD

Construction Value:$265 Million
Owner:QLD Federal Government
Architect / Designer:Conrad Gargett
Builder:Hutchinson Builders
Project:Construction of six new medical facilities to support public healthcare across South East Queensland.
Scope:Supplied 210 metres of thermoplastic gasket floor Expansion Joint cover. The seals are purposely designed with smooth ripples to allow the seal to open rather than stretch & break. Floor seal system designed for hospitals, food prep areas, laboratories
Products:Mo L

New Construction

Kallangur Hospital, Ripley Hospital, Caboolture Hospital, Redland Hospital, Eight Mile Plains and Bribie Island


Latrobe Regional Hospital Expansion -  Traralgon Victoria

Latrobe Regional Hospital Expansion - Traralgon Victoria

Construction Value:$223.5 Million
Builder:Built Constructions
Contractor:Barden- Steeldeck Industries
Scope:Supply 137 metres wall Expansion Joint systems with secondary seal. Our Vertos wall expansion system has high movement with seismic capability, water resistant, and suitable for indoor or external installation. Perfect for Hospital application.
Products:Vt S
Nepean Hospital Sydney Redevelopment

Nepean Hospital Sydney Redevelopment

Construction Value:$450 Million
Owner:NSW Government
Builder:CPB Contractors
Scope:Design, manufacture and supply Expansion Joints for floors, walls and ceiling including fire insulator Expansion Joint seals.
Products:Dz H; Vt C; Vt S; Py I

Expansion Joint Systems Supplied:

  • Designer Extra Heavy Duty cover plate system Suitable for hospitals, warehouse loading docks, stadiums, transit-centres, car parks and other buildings with suspended-slab concrete. This heavy duty expansion  system was manufactured in our factory to a P5 slip resistance rating.
  • Ceiling & Vertical Wall Expansion Joint thermoplastic high movement gasket systems. Internal & external applications.  Can be adapted for corner – wall requirement.
  • Fire Seal PyI is simply installed by insertion into masonry floors and walls. The range of sizes are suitable for gaps 20mm to 150mm. The system is tested & certified to AS 1530.4 and PyI has seismic capability, and can be used in conjunction with most Unison cover plate and waterproof Expansion Joint systems.
Greenslopes Private Hospital Brisbane

Greenslopes Private Hospital Brisbane

Construction Value:$72 Million redevelopment
Architect / Designer:Phillips Smith Conwell
Builder:John Holland Group
Products:Py I; Vt P; By NS Aq P; Si D

Expansion Joints Installed:

198 metres Vertos wall expansion system
347 metres Pyrotx fire retardant expansion seal

40 metres Brawny ByNS Car park expansion cover plate and water proof seal

42 metres  Seismic Dual Gasket floor Expansion Joint system


Bernie Scott is a licensed commercial builder and is able to certify our fire expansion products.

Westmead Children's Hospital

Westmead Children's Hospital

Construction Value:$619 Million
Developer:NSW Health
Products:Fx C; Py I; Fx D


Expansion Joint Systems Supplied:

  • FxCS medium duty floor Expansion Joint with stainless steel cover
  • FxDS low profile floor Expansion Joint with stainless steel cover
  • PyI intumescent Expansion Joint fire seal
  • Unison Pyrotx I fire seals are 100% Australian made, tested & certified to AS 1530.4, AS4072.1 & BS 476.20


Mackay Base Hospital QLD

Mackay Base Hospital QLD

Construction Value:$405 million
Architect / Designer:Woods Bagot, Sanders Turner Ellick
Scope:Manufacture and install 1531 metres of Expansion Joint cover plates, fire seals, watertight seals and thermoplastic hospital grade seals.
Products:Fx CS; Py I; Py B; Aquo P; Vt P; Si DX; Vt S


Expansion Joint Systems Supplied:

  • Medium & Heavy-Duty stainless-steel expansion cover plates
  • Wall & ceiling aluminium cover plates powder coated to match the finish
  • Seismic concealed cover dual gasket seismic floor movement joints
  • Fire resistant joint seal & Fire blanket AS1530.4 tested and certified for
  • Expansion joint 100% watertight seals
  • Thermoplastic Hospital grade seals
Sunshine Coast University Hospital

Sunshine Coast University Hospital

Construction Value:$1.8 billion
Developer:Queensland Health
Architect / Designer:Architectus Pty Ltd Brisbane
Products:Fx CH /Fx CHT; Si DX

After meeting with the client who found the specified expansion joint system would not work, Unisons engineers solved the problem. A bespoke Heavy Duty aluminium floor expansion joint was designed and manufactured.  As Unisons factory is in Brisbane, speedy manufacturing enabled construction to continue.  The Flexo floor expansion joint system is Designed for substantial pedestrian and service equipment traffic.

Gold Coast Uni Hospital

Gold Coast Uni Hospital

Construction Value:$1.5 Billion
Developer:SurePark Consortia
Architect / Designer:Hassell Studio Brisbane
Products:Py I; By C /By CT; Si TL

Gold Coast University Hospital is a major teaching hospital is offering tertiary level district general hospital in the Gold Coast, Australia, completed in September 2013.

Joint Systems installed internally within the Hospital

  • Pyrotx Expansion Joint fire barrier tested and certified to AS 1530.4 AS 4072.1 & BS 476.2
  • Aquo-P Expansion Joint waterproof seal
  • Brawny Heavy Duty floor Aluminium Expansion Joint system
  • Seimax  thermal and seismic floor movement joint with floor tile inlay



Alice Springs Hospital
Belmont Private Carindale
Bendigo Base Hospital
Bloomfield Hospital
Bloomfield Orange Hospital
Cabrini Private Hospital Malvern
Cairns Base Hospital
Canberra Private Hospital
Canberra Uni Hospital
Dubbo Base Hospital
Gladstone Hospital
Gold Coast Uni Hospital
Gosford Hospital
Greenslopes Private Hospital Brisbane
Gundagia Hospital
Holy Cross Hospital
Ipswich Hospital
John Hunter Hospital Newcastle
Latrobe Regional Hospital Expansion - Traralgon Victoria
Logan Hospital
Lyell McEwin Hospital Elizabeth vale
Mackay Base Hospital QLD
Mater Mothers Hospital
Mid North Coast Cancer Institute Coffs Harbour
Miles Hospital
Nambour Hospital
Nepean Hospital Sydney Redevelopment
Nepean Hospital
North Shore Health Precinct
Norwest Private Hospital
Orange Private Hospital
PA Winton
Pine Rivers Private
Port Macquarie Base Hospital
Prince of Wales Hospital
Princess Alexandra -PA Hospital
QE2 Hospital
Qld Childrens Lady Cilento
Queen Elizabeth Hospital Woodville South
Redcliffe Hospital
Redlands Hospital
RiverCity Private
Robina Hospital
Royal Brisbane and Woman’s Hospital
Royal Hobart
Royal Newcastle Hospital
Royal Northshore Hospital
RPA Hospital
Satellite Hospitals QLD
Shoalhaven Cancer Centre
St Andrews Spring Hill
St Vincent’s Hospital Brisbane
St Vincents Private Hospital Fitzroy
St Vincents Private Hospital Melbourne
St Vincents Private Ipswich
Sunshine Coast University Hospital
Sunshine Hospital
Sutherland Hospital
Townsville Hospital
Wagga Wagga Base Hospital
Westmead Children's Hospital
Wimmera Horsham Hospital
Winton Hospital
Wyong Public Hospital
Yeppoon Hospital
Yeppoon Mater Hospital