Loretto Hospital - Emergency Dept.  |||  Chicago, IL

This project involved the remodeling of the existing 7,000 square foot Emergency Department and an 8,000 square foot addition. The mechanical work included three new air handling units, new variable air volume terminal units, digital controls and negative air systems designed for a large scale toxic event.
The electrical engineering portion of the project included relocating and replacing the electrical service to the hospital. Interior work included energy-efficient lighting fixtures and controls, nurse call systems and communications systems.
The main project challenges centered around keeping the electrical service and ventilation systems operational during the addition and remodeling portions of the project.