Media tagged with "Health Care"

Oct
15

Patient Priorities: Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Center

Tags: Health Care, Engineering, Awards

Article | Building Design + Construction

Building Design + Construction recently highlighted the completion of the 390,000-square-foot Cleveland Clinic Taussig Center, for which Southland Industries provided design-assist services.

When design-assist contractors for mechanical, electrical, and fire protection were selected, they immediately began working with the design team to evaluate the early MEPFP models for cost and constructability. The final construction cost resulted in an overall savings to the owner of $21 million, $17 million of which was directly attributed to the collaborative efforts of the design and construction team. 

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Mar
06

AEI 2nd Biennial Forum

Tags: ILPD, Health Care

SCOTT CONFERENCE CENTER
6450 Pine Street
Omaha, Nebraska 68106

Southland Industries’ Dr. Victor Sanvido will be speaking at the AEI Forum to discuss his topic, The Business Case Integrated Lean Project Delivery (ILPD) and the Moderation of the Children’s Hospital Omaha IPD Project Team Panel Discussion.

 
Event
Dec
30

Design with IAQ in Mind

Tags: Health Care, Data Center, Energy Efficiency

Article | ACHR News  (December 2016)

Poor IAQ is a major concern for both American citizens and the U.S. economy, because it can impact the health comfort, and productivity of building occupants. Inadequate ventilations, chemical contamination, microbial contamination, and other common IAQ problems can contribute to an unhealthy indoor environment.

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Aug
31

Starting Point: Henderson Hospital

Tags: Southwest, Health Care

Article | Healthcare Design Magazine
Henderson Hospital, part of The Valley Health System (VHS; Las Vegas) is – by design and location – a landmark in Henderson, NV. Opening in October 2016, it’s the first tenant at Union Village a 151-acre integrated health village, where services – including inpatient and outpatient care, primary care, home health, senior living, and wellness – will be collocated alongside residential and retail components.

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Mar
17

Challenges in Aging Healthcare Infrastructure

Tags: Health Care

Article | Engineering Systems Magazine
Southland Industries’ Russel Ashcroft, Jim Begley, and Joshua Fait recently discussed the challenges faced due to aging infrastructure within the healthcare industry. Changing laws, advanced technologies, and an aging population are just a few factors driving the cost consciousness of the healthcare industry today.

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Nov
03

Coordination and Efficiency: Hallmarks of St. Luke’s Campus Construction

Tags: Health Care, Lean Construction, Energy Efficiency

Article | ASHE  (Fall 2016)
Any multifaceted task requires an effective process or workflow to achieve a successful outcome. To read more, click here

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Sep
26

LCI: Cleveland Clinic Cancer Building

Tags: LCI, Health Care

Hilton Chicago
Salon A1  |  Chicago, Illinois

Southland Industries’ Katherine Copeland will join a panel from the Cleveland Clinic Cancer Building at the Lean Construction Institute to discuss ‘Building Lean from the Ground Up.’ 

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Sep
26

LCI: UHS Our Community Practice

Tags: LCI, ILPD, Health Care

Hilton Chicago
Salon A2  |  Chicago, Illinois

Southland Industries’ Nick Krey will join a panel at the Lean Construction Institute to discuss ‘UHS Our Community of Practice.’

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Jul
15

Union Village: Conditions of Satisfaction

Tags: Health Care, Southwest, HVAC

Article | Healthcare Design Magazine (July 2016)
In any project, conditions of satisfaction are critical component of the contract because they provide an unchanging definition of success. When a project lacks this, the contract can mean different things to different people, or even different things to the same person at a different time.

Read more, here

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Jul
15

Desert Springs Hospital Medical Center Underway

Tags: Health Care, Southwest

Article | Medical Construction & Design Magazine (July 2016)
Replacement and redesign of the central utility plant is underway at the Desert Springs Hospital Medical Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. The new plant will be built remotely for the 451,000-square-foot facility and will include a 1,000-ton chiller plant with pumps and cooling towers.

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