Timeline

  • January 2010: Funding of Ingham Institute and research linac by the Federal Government Health & Hospitals Fund
  • July 2011: Contract awarded for construction of research bunker
  • March 2012: Expected completion of research bunker
  • 2012 – 2013: Installation of equipment
  • November 2015: Installed Siemens Sonata
  • December 2015: First Beam on image of the first prototype system
  • April 2016: Installed 1T Split Bore Agilent magnet
  • May- December 2016: Installation of MRI RF and gradient coils. 
  • February 2017: Successful integration of all components of the split bore MRI.
  • February 2017: First in-line beam on image for the Australian MRI Linac