UVA University Hospital Design/Assist Expansion

Charlottesville, VA
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Owner
University of Virginia
General Contractor
Skanska
Schedule Duration
07/2015
to
09/2016
Architect / Engineer
Perkins & Will
Mechanical Subcontract Value
$
45
M
Awards

Project Overview

Bell is the Mechanical and Plumbing Design-Assist subcontractor on this $240 million UVA Hospital Expansion Project for a new 460,000+ SF 10-story tower.  The project includes a new emergency department, sixteen (16) Operating and Interventional Procedure Rooms, support departments, and six floors of Intensive Care and Acute Care patient units.

Bell provided budgeting at the 100% Schematic Design, 100% Preliminary Design, 50%, 90% and 95% Construction Document Levels including; Budget Management (Scope Growth Control plus Value Management Recommendations and Pricing), Constructibility Reviews, Specification Change Recommendations, and Collaborative BIM reviews with model improvements.  Bell’s Budget Management resulted in over $3 million of accepted value savings to the mechanical and plumbing budget.  Design Assist and Pre-construction Services also included the Early Procurement of Major Equipment and the off-site Prefabrication of Corridor Rack Systems.