Narrow by location

Building & Earth Provides Geotechnical Engineering, Materials Testing and Inspections Services for New UAB Gardendale Medical Center Project

Building & Earth is currently providing services for the new $33.9 million University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) Gardendale medical center project, located in Gardendale, Alabama. Brasfield & Gorrie is the general contractor for the project, which broke ground in November.

Building & Earth completed a geotechnical investigation for the project in 2016 in support of the design phase and is providing a full range of materials testing and Special Inspections per IBC services during the construction phase of the project.

The 6.2-acre site will encompass a freestanding emergency department as well as a medical office building housing a broad range of primary and specialty care services.

The 26,700-square-foot emergency department will offer a heliport, advanced MRI/CT/X-ray imaging, 12 exam rooms, laboratory services, a bariatric lift and a pharmacy. The 24-hour staff at the department will have the capability to perform trauma care. In addition, the facility will also provide space for decontamination and isolation.

The 38,400-square-foot medical office building will provide primary care, obstetrics, gastrointestinal care, orthopedics, cardiology, neurology, neurosurgery, ophthalmology and specialty care programs.

In addition to Brasfield & Gorrie, other key players are Sims Architectural Studio, architect for the emergency department, and Gresham Smith & Partners, architect for the office building. The facility, which will be located at 960 Mount Olive Parkway, has an expected completion date of spring 2019.

Building & Earth is a leading professional engineering firm offering a full range of geotechnical engineering, environmental consulting and construction materials testing and Special Inspection Services to clients on a national basis from 17 offices throughout the South and Midwest United States.



Huie Hires Former Deputy Chief Daniel Fortune to Lead Cybersecurity Liability and White-Collar Defense Efforts

Daniel Fortune, a former Deputy Chief Assistant U.S. Attorney in the Criminal Division for the Northern District of... »

Goodwyn Mills Cawood Announces New CEO

Architecture & engineering firm makes several leadership appointments »

General Services Administration Selects Brasfield & Gorrie for Charlotte US Courthouse

Brasfield & Gorrie has been awarded a contract for the new U.S. Courthouse Annex and alteration of the Charles R. Jonas U.S. Courthouse. »

M. J. Harris Completes Construction of Encompass Health Rehabilitation of Shelby County

M.J. Harris Construction Services recently completed a new rehabilitation hospital for Encompass Health, formerly HealthSouth. The new facility... »


Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *