Highland Hospital Tower Expansion & Master Plan

Client: Highland Hospital

Location: Rochester, NY

Project Scope: Provided Full M/E/P/FP design services for two-phase high-rise addition.

  • (5) floors of patient observation/general patient care units
  • (1) Floor consists of the Operating Room Suite – (6) Operating rooms
  • Mechanical Floors on the 3rd and penthouse (8th) levels
  • Provided new satellite central plant (Heating Hot Water and Chilled Water) to serve new addition
  • (3) 500 KW generators to provide emergency back-up power
  • Negative Pressure patient floor for use in pandemics
  • Single Pass airflow distribution systems in patient rooms to minimize airborne contaminations
  • Stair Tower and Exit Passageway Pressurization systems for the high-rise

Results: IBC managed to design state of the art MEP/FP systems for a ~10 year phased project to enhance Highland Hospital’s high standard of patient care.