Mercy Gilbert Medical Center – Gilbert, Arizona
Construction Cost: $107.7M Size: 352,720sf Completed: 2007
This 352,720 square foot, four-story medical facility, was developed by Catholic Healthcare West for the Town of Gilbert. The facility is situated on a 60 acre site and includes an emergency room, imaging center, operating rooms, an intensive care unit, patient beds, outpatient services, meeting facility and administration area. Also included are patient care facilities with departments that include post partum and surgical areas. The new construction area also includes a 10,547 square foot central plant. The HVAC system within the central plant includes three 650-ton cooling towers, chemical water treatment, three 650-ton chillers, three each, primary and secondary chilled water pumps as well as, three each heat exchangers and heating hot water pumps and two 350 hp steam boilers. The structural system includes elevated floors with structural concrete over a composite metal deck supported by composite steel beams and composite steel girders. The roof includes a metal deck over steel joists and steel beams supported by steel girders, and the vertical support system will have steel columns. The lateral system includes steel braced frames.