Kevin is a Senior Health Architect and is also responsible for Resource Management and Quality Assurance within Baade Harbour Australia Pty Ltd (BHA).
Kevin brings with him extensive knowledge from many health and community projects. In particular he analyses existing building stock and prepares and evaluates planning options. He places a strong emphasis on functional planning together with architectural design solutions.
Kevin joined the Department of Planning and Development in 1985 and in 1989 became extensively involved in health and community projects. These projects incorporated a wide range of health services including hostels, acute psychiatric facilities, research laboratories, mental health clinics, community care units, disability centres and more recently blended rural health services.
Since joining BHA, Kevin has become a senior health architect and has taken a leading role in acute services projects at Barwon Health (Geelong Hospital), Alpine Health, Geelong Clinic, Maroondah Hospital. In addition Kevin has taken a lead architectural lead role in the following range of projects:
Acute Health for Barwon Health, Western Health and Mildura Hospital.
Aged Care for Bendigo Health, Cobden District Health Service, Numurkah District Health and Mallee Track Health & Community Services.
Community Health for Barwon Health, Peninsula Health, Mildura Disability Services, Sunraysia Disability Services and Sunbury Community Health.
Integrated Rural Health for Alpine Health, East Wimmera Health Service, Rural Northwest Health and Omeo District Health Service. Kevin slates such project has been the Charlton Hospital ($22M).
Emergency Services for Lorne Police & Emergency Services, Caulfield Police Station, Booroondara Police Station and the SES Capital Works program.
Kevin’s experience and knowledge in building systems, infrastructure and fabric is invaluable in, identifying & developing buiding solutions projects while for projects while undertaking a detailed critical analysis of the various accommodation options available. His innovative approach will ensure that the capital funds available will achieve the maximum benefits in terms of both Capital Expenditure and Recurrent Cost. Kevin often takes the lead role in Architectural Design and Contract Documentation.
Kevin’s roles as Resource Manager and Quality Assurance Manager provides BHA a single point for managing the resources and QA processes for all our projects. Kevin is supported by a QA Committee which establishes policies and protocols within the BHA QA System.
He places a strong emphasis on consultation with the Client, User Group(s) and the broader Community ensuring all key stakeholders take ownership of the end product.