The facility provides state-of-the-art space for researchers to discover new ways to diagnose, treat and prevent complex childhood diseases coupled with onsite amenities that foster flexibility, collaboration and development. The facility amenities include a conference center, auditorium, discovery center, classrooms, expansive open collaboration space and work hubs, a café and business offices. The facility also features a green roof and garden space to create a healthy environment.
The tower is cast-in-place concrete placed atop an existing eight-story parking garage. Approximately half of the facility’s interior was built out with the remaining space serves as warm shell space for future build-out. The team also completed mechanical and electrical upgrades to the energy center to support these areas with emergency power capabilities and redundancies.
Constructed in the heart of a busy hospital campus, the team focused on safety and communication, ensuring the project completed safely while minimizing the effects on staff and patrons.