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The facility serves as the major academic
campus and primary teaching hospital of
the University of Tennessee Health Science
Center. "Methodist University Hospital
trains the next generation of medical
professionals and brings robust research
and innovative treatment options to local
patients," it says. "Our medical team follows
medical advancements so future treatment
options and care are expertly tailored to
the patient's specific needs. Much of the
knowledge gained is implemented in other
hospitals within the Methodist system."
Methodist Hospital has been named the
best hospital in Memphis by U.S. News and
World Report for six consecutive years.
Building on Values
One of the largest construction management companies in the United States,
Turner Construction Company is a leading
provider of construction management,
general contracting, consulting, construction procurement, insurance and risk
management services. With 46 offices in the
United States and a presence in 20 countries
around the world, Turner works on more
than 1,000 projects annually.
Founded by Henry Turner more than a
century ago, Turner still strives to operate based on longstanding core values of
teamwork, integrity and commitment. With
a global reach, Turner aims to provide valuable services to clients, build partnerships
in its communities, and deliver important
resources to the world.
Turner has an extensive presence in many
market segments. These include green
building, data centers, healthcare, pharmaceutical and biotechnology, industrial and
manufacturing, public assembly, sports,
transportation, hospitality and aviation.
"Engineering News-Record has Turner
rated as the No. 1 leading general contractor
in the U.S.," Vice President and Construction Executive David Duffy says. "It also
has Turner Construction Company No. 1 in
general building, healthcare, commercial
offices, sports complexes, education facilities, entertainment and casinos."
Known for building the world's most
challenging projects and operating with
honesty, integrity and innovation, Turner is
looking to grow its reach in target markets.
Utilizing its proven record, partner relationships and large national presence, Turner
works to demonstrate its team approach
with all stakeholders on every project,
understanding and focusing on each client's
definition of success.
Gephart Electric provides quality electrical
design, construction, and maintenance services. Our management staff and service technicians are highly trained, skilled professionals
with extensive on-site experience to ensure
that we can successfully complete any project
and overcome any challenge. We perform an
average volume of over $80 million of electrical and low voltage systems installations
annually. Of this annual volume, typically 75%
is performed as design-build/design-assist
projects and 25% is performed as engineered
projects. We do things the right way, every
step of the way. It's been our family tradition
since we started in 1977.
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