This brick exterior addition is connected to the existing brick exterior, standing seam metal roof, of building 14. HVAC (all air cooled equipment is 18 SEER/EER minimum), refrigeration, fire and safety, plumbing and sanitary engineering were provided; as well as: data and telephone closets (including nurse call), power distribution systems, auxiliary power systems, lighting, switching, fire/safety/signal system. Specification and design appearance plan were provided using the VA Master Specification system. This project required a phasing plan to minimize impact on the medical center (temporary barriers, and utilities) patient flow.
Work involved: Field Verification; Architectural design; Utility design; Site and Landscaping design; Mechanical design; Medical Gas and Vacuum design; Fire Safety system design; Electrical design; and Structural design.