Sutter Health, Eden Medical Center
Archive for April, 2010

Rain Doesn’t Dampen Spirits

Topping Off Ceremony Celebrates the Achievements of the Construction Teams [caption id="attachment_1910" align="aligncenter" width="300" caption="Workers shake hands at teh top of the structural steel following placement of the signed beam"][/caption] For the past week, the sun was shining brightly as Eden Medical Center employees, physicians, volunteers, patients and community members stopped at the construction site to sign the celebratory steel beam. The construction teams were on site working in perfect weather to keep the construction project on pace. At the ...
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“Beam” a Part of History in the Making

Topping Off Ceremony on April 27 The construction of the new Sutter hospital is quickly reaching another major milestone. On Tuesday, April 27, we will have our Topping Off Ceremony at the site at 10:00 a.m. We invite our employees, physicians, volunteers, neighbors and friends to join us for this special event. The topping off ceremony is a tradition within the construction industry that marks the moment when the highest structural point in the building construction has been attained. The last steel ...
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Photo of the Week

Photo by Ralph Slick, courtesy of DPR Construction The view from the 7th deck of the structural steel. In the foreground, work progresses on the metal deck installation on the 5th level of the building.  Beyond is the view of Castro Valley and east to Dublin and Pleasanton.
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This Week’s Photos

Courtesy of DPR Construction The Sutter Medical Center Castro Valley project is quickly reaching its highest structural point, and can now be seen from nearby Highway 580. Here are a few shots from the past week, in between rain storms. [caption id="attachment_1884" align="aligncenter" width="242" caption="A wide view of the structural steel and construction in progress"][/caption] [caption id="attachment_1885" align="aligncenter" width="225" caption="Six stories of steel in place for the main patient tower"][/caption] [caption id="attachment_1886" align="aligncenter" width="300" caption="A steel worker on the job"][/caption] Let us know if you ...
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