Construct Psychiatric Ward 5D
Location: Malcom Randall VAMC, Gainesville, FL
Contract Number: VA24814J4302
Renovation of the North West corner portion of the Fifth Floor Building, Number 1, at the Malcom-Randall VA medical Center, Gainesville, Florida. The space will be used as a Psychiatric Ward with semi-private patient rooms, offices, and associated support spaces. The demolition work required for the project included removal of such items as interior partitions, asbestos abatement, floor and ceiling finishes, lighting and electrical fixtures, plumbing, medical gas, mechanical systems. The work also included ceiling demolition in the 4th floor to accommodate required 5th floor slab penetrations and plumbing work. The space in the 4th floor was occupied and a portion of the 5th floor continued to be occupied throughout the demolition and construction of the project. New construction work included new partitions, floors, wall and ceiling finishes, doors and frames, wall protection, and corner guards, custom casework, miscellaneous structural support, and second layer of exterior window system in the renovated area. New services included new mechanical, plumbing, gas and electrical systems including the new rooftop air handling unit and their support.