Children’s Research Institute

Healthcare Case Study
As a long-term partner with Children’s Mercy Hospital, McCownGordon has completed multiple projects with the institution. Currently, the team is constructing their new research institute, which provides state-of-the-art facilities for researchers to discover new ways to treat, diagnose and prevent complex childhood diseases.

Client

Children’s Mercy Hospital

Process

Building Information Modeling
Safety

City

Kansas City, MO

The facility features wet and dry labs, a vivarium, a conference center, an auditorium, a discovery center, classrooms, a café and business offices. The tower also features a green roof and garden space to create a healthy environment for researchers.

In conjunction with the research spaces, the team is completing mechanical and electrical upgrades to the energy center to support these areas with emergency power capabilities and redundancies. Upgrades to the existing dock are also being completed.