State-Of-The-Art Healthcare Facility Under Construction

A new state–of-the-art 47-acre integrated healthcare campus in Elmhurst, IL, just west of downtown Chicago, IL, is being constructed for Elmhurst Memorial Healthcare. The project began in March 2008 and it is expected to be completed in May 2011.

The project includes an 815,000-square-foot replacement hospital, a 25,000-square-foot addition to the Center for Health in order to accommodate its increasing outpatient volume, a 20,000-square-foot energy center and parking for 2,000 cars. The project also includes two medical office buildings that will each be 90,000 square feet. The medical office buildings are currently in the planning stages. One of the medical office buildings will focus on cardiac care and the other will focus on women’s services and cancer care.

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Vermont Bid Alternates Boost Paving Competition

Note: This article appeared in the July 2009 issue of New England Construction, an ACP publication.
By Paul Fournier
Photos Courtesy of the Vermont Agency of Transportation
Thin asphalt overlays, polymer-modified mixes and other speciality materials complete as VTrans expands pavement preservation choices, Saving […]

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So Many Bridges, So Little Money

Bridges are critical to our way of life on personal as well as commercial levels. Imagine where we’d be without them …
According to the U.S. Department of Transportation, Bureau of Transportation Statistics, in 2007 there were 599,766 bridges in the country; 72,520 are structurally deficient with 12,951 in urban applications and 59,569 in rural use; 79,804 are functionally obsolete. Of those, 33,139 are urban and 46,665 are rural.

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Show Updates

ICUEE 2009 Offers The Latest Industry Education
Keeping up to date with the latest technology and techniques to boost productivity is more important than ever in today’s marketplace.
Attendees at the 2009 ICUEE – The Demo Expo will find more than 115 […]

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