SW Associates provided mechanical, electrical and plumbing engineering design services for the 90,000 square foot, 3 level hospital in Mesa, Arizona.
The hospital consists of 48 beds, 4 operating rooms, 8 PACU stations, 8 emergency exam rooms, 2 treatment rooms, CT scan and x-ray. The MEP systems included two 450 ton air cooled chillers and 6 custom air handling units. A 50 ton glycol chiller was provided to maintain low temperatures in the Operating Rooms while maintaining the room relative humidity. The heating system consists of three 2000 MBH high efficiency condensing type gas fired heating water boilers and the associated pumps and distribution piping. The essential power system included a 1500 KW diesel engine emergency generator and the normal power service included a 4000 amp main service.
The facility was designed to meet local codes, NFPA and Arizona Department of Health Hospital Licensing Rules as well as Joint Commission Accreditation.
The hospital was constructed “fast track” and SW Associates provided expedited construction administrative services to maintain the construction schedule.