Prior to construction of the new Memorial Hospital Patient Bed Tower, two key enabling projects must be completed: the Energy Center addition that will provide additional mechanical systems infrastructure, and the complete renovation of an existing Patient Care Floor (6th floor Acute Care).
Timeline for Energy Center addition and 6th floor Patient Care renovation:
January 2022: Inpatient pharmacy relocation begins.
April 2022: Energy Center addition and Patient Care Floor renovation begin.
January 2023: Energy Center addition is complete.
April 2023: 6th floor Patient Care renovation is complete.
New Memorial Patient Bed Tower timeline:
September 2022: Start of site demolition.
February 2023: Begin demolition of existing structures to allow for new tower foundations.
March 2023: Start construction, excavation and foundations.
August 2023: Begin erection of structural steel.
February 2024: Start installation of exterior masonry and glass enclosures.
May 2024: Begin construction of the building interior; start on level one and proceed upward.
October 2024: Exterior enclosure is complete.
July 2025: Interior construction is complete.
July 2025 to January 2026: Mechanical and electrical systems startup and validation.
February 2026: New Patient Bed Tower is complete.