GBA provided LEED Fundamental and Enhanced commissioning services, commissioning the mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and controls systems of this ten-story urban outpatient facility that includes about 220,000 square feet of medical office space and a three-story 335-stall parking garage. LEED Gold was achieved.
This major new outpatient facility includes a center for orthopedic and specialty care, an advanced imaging center, a women’s imaging and breast center, an outpatient surgery center, a digestive health institute, a center for cancer care, a bariatrics initiative, outpatient physical therapy, and medical offices. A pharmacy, lab services, and coffee bar add to patient convenience. The 140,000-square-foot parking area is an important customer service feature in the congested urban neighborhood.
GBA provided LEED commissioning services for the mechanical, electrical, and plumbing systems, including AHUs, chillers, boilers, a snow melt system, fan coil units, computer room AC units, stairwell pressurization, garage ventilation, process and backup cooling for imaging equipment, domestic hot water heaters and pumps, domestic hot water heat exchanger and associated pumps, a booster pump package, lighting controls, and related building system automation controls for all equipment being commissioned.
G/BA conducted an extensive design review, noting issues such as:
During the construction phase, GBA’s site observations identified several issues for correction, including: