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Institutional | THE HAGERMAN GROUP Hagerman Can HAGERMAN IS REPLACING A HOSPITAL IT BUILT MORE THAN A HALF-CENTURY AGO. BY KATHRYN JONES The Hagerman Group – Parkview Whitley Hospital The 98,000-square-foot Parkview Whitley Hospital will be completed in August. « W of patient-centric services on the first floor, includhen completed next summer, • Construction budget: $24 million ing operating rooms, radiology rooms and trauma Parkview Whitley Hospital • Location: Columbia City, Ind. bays. Staff offices, mechanical rooms, equipment will serve as the “ultimate • Employees at peak: 50-75 rooms and a cafeteria will be on the terrace level. healing environment” for • Scope: Three-level, 98,000-squareNeuhaus says Parkview Whitley Hospital’s residents of Columbia City, Ind., COO John foot hospital design forgoes the sterile, institutionalized appearMeister said in a statement. This is the guidance commonly associated with hospitals and ing principal behind the new hospital’s instead reflects a nature-inspired, therapeutic design, which was developed by Fort Wayne, –Brad Neuhaus, project manager ambience. The building will consist of a structural Ind.-based architecture firm Vintage steel frame with concrete foundations and conArchonics. The Hagerman Group, also based crete on metal decks, and a brick and stone extein Fort Wayne, is helping Parkview Whitley rior façade. “We’re taking a lot of the exposed stone going around the fulfill its mission to serve the community’s healthcare needs by managoutside of the building and bringing it inside,” he describes. Other ing construction on the $24 million project. notable features include high ceilings, fireplaces and a decorative stair. The three-level, 98,000-square-foot project broke ground in September 2009 and is on track for an August 2011 completion, according to Hagerman Project Manager Brad Neuhaus. The new hospital will fea- Updating Facilities ture a sleep disorders laboratory, an obstetric care area and 30 private Parkview Health, the project owner, is continuously updating its medinpatient rooms with full bathrooms on the second level and a variety ical facilities to ensure area patients are receiving the most modern “There’s a level of comfort between us and [the owner.]” 150 CONSTRUCTION-TODAY.COM FEBRUARY 2011 http://www.CONSTRUCTION-TODAY.COM

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Construction Today - February 2011
Out of the Blues
Best Practices
Exploring BIM
Construction Law
Wall Works USA Inc.
Epoch Properties
Pacific Pile & Marine
Dufferin Construction – Highways 403 and 401 Projects
Natt McDougall Co.
Abhe & Svoboda Inc.
Malcolm Drilling
McKinney Drilling Co.
ODOT/Miller Cable Co. – Northeast Ohio ITS Project
Barnard Construction – Snoqualmie Falls Hydroelectric Redevelopment Project
C.A. Barrs Contractor Inc.
Charles Blalock and Sons Inc.
Parsons Brinkerhoff, Hatch Mott MacDonald, Skanska USA, Dragados USA and Tutor Perini – Alaskan Way Viaduct Replacement
William Charles Construction – I-39 Repaving
Wadman Corp.
CB Richard Ellis Canada
The Cadillac Fairview Corp. Ltd./PCL Constructors Canada Inc.
Fargo Pacific Inc.
Critchfield Pacific Inc.
Harold O’Shea Builders
Culpepper Construction Co. Inc.
Golden State Framers
HRH Construction
Hudspeth & Associates Inc.
Hyder Construction
IMC Construction Inc.
Jones Lang LaSalle – Empire State Building Renovation and Retrofit
Econo-Malls Management Corp.
Ruscio Studio
Turner Construction San Diego – New Central Library
Trotter & Morton – University of Calgary
Collavino Construction Co. Inc. – One World Trade Center
Danis Building Construction Company – The Indu and Raj Soin Medical Center
F.J. Sciame Construction Co. – Abraham Joshua Heschel School
Eckman Construction – Pinkerton Academy Freshman Building
The Hagerman Group – Parkview Whitley Hospital
Scheck Industries
Whaler Industrial Contracting Inc.
Last Look

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