Construction on MPI's new high-level biocontainment laboratory has started. Explore the photo gallery of the construction site at Wallaceville.
Timelapse video of the crane being erected at the site – YouTube (22")
Partially-finished foundations showing concrete pads and reinforcing steel embedded in the concrete.
Close up of reinforcing steel.
Assembling the reinforcing steel for the building's foundations.
A view of the construction site – progress on the foundations continues.
One of the lead rubber bearings (base isolators) mid-installation. September 2016
Contractors buff the ground floor slab with a concerete finishing tool. November 2016
The new lab is beginning to take shape with the structural steel going up.
View of the construction site. When finished, the new lab will extend the length of the concrete in this image.
Last reviewed: 28 Nov 2016
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