HVAC and Plumbing. The project consists of: complete medical gas (O2, med air, vacuum all tied into the existing system), a new RTU on the new roof of the addition, a new cooling tower to be installed on the existing roof, a new chiller in existing penthouse, 2 new water heaters in the penthouse, and complete plumbing and storm drain service.
Grodsky is responsible for the plan and spec and design assist for the 17,600 square foot addition onto the Baystate Wing Emergency Room.
The new piping installation into an active facility will require scheduling, infection control containment and coordination among staff and contractors. Shutdowns will be a challenge due to the active status of the medical facility. The goal will be to have as little impact as possible on patients and staff.