Sutter Health, Eden Medical Center
Archive for June, 2010

Photos of the Week

As welding continues on the tower and work progresses on the shear walls, let's take a closer look at what's happening on the inside. Concrete work plays a major role in the current efforts underway in the new building. The work is intense, and the progress has been remarkable. This past week, crews installed the rebar for the concrete slab on the ground level, referred to as "slab on grade." The first slab on grade concrete pour was then completed. ...
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As Hospital takes Shape, Plans for Office Building Underway

by George Bischalaney,President & CEO, Eden Medical Center Planning for the construction of the medical office building adjoining the new Eden Medical Center has started in earnest. While the hospital itself has been under construction for a year now, the medical office building project was staged to begin at a later time when, so that both buildings are complete and open at the same time in 2013. The office building is anticipated to be four stories and provide more than 80,000 square ...
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More Honors For New Hospital

This just in! The American Institute of Architects (AIA) announced that the Sutter Medical Center Castro Valley project is among the 2010 recipients of the prestigious Building Information Model (BIM) Awards, given by AIA Technology in the Architectural Practice Knowledge Community (TAP). The program honors projects that highlight proven strategies and the latest trends in design and technology in the building industry. We’ll share more details on this prestigious award next week, as well as an interview with Digby Christian, project ...
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Photos of the Week

Photos courtesy of Janine McKown, Project Office [caption id="attachment_1965" align="aligncenter" width="300" caption="Walking on the top floor metal decking"][/caption] [caption id="attachment_1966" align="aligncenter" width="300" caption="A view from above of the helipad and construction parking area, former location of Laurel Grove Hospital"][/caption] [caption id="attachment_1967" align="aligncenter" width="300" caption="With progress on the concrete shear wall, the new building begins to take shape"][/caption]
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