Franklin Woods Community Hospital, Architect, Tennessee Building, Architect
Franklin Woods Community Hospital : Tennessee Architecture
Nashville Project - design by Karlsberger Architecture, USA
29 Jul 2008
Skanska to Provide Construction Management Services
for Franklin Woods Community Hospital
NASHVILLE, Tenn., July 30, 2008 – Skanska USA Building Inc. announced that it has been named pre-construction and construction manager for the Franklin Woods Community Hospital in Johnson City, Tennessee.
Karlsberger Architecture is providing the design for the 249,771-square-foot hospital, which will be part of the Mountain States Health Alliance (MSHA) system. The team has a goal of Silver LEED ® (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certification.
The hospital will include 80 beds, a 22-bay emergency department, five operating rooms with 22 beds, radiology services including two CT scans and a MRI, physical and respiratory therapy, and additional support areas. The construction phase began in June with a June 2010 expected completion date.
Skanska is a leader in healthcare construction with more than $5 billion in health care projects currently under construction in the U.S. including a new 484,000-square-foot patient tower at Franklin Woods Community Hospital in Dayton, Ohio and a new 12-story hospital at Le Bonheur Children’s Medical Center in Memphis, Tennessee.
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Skanska USA Building Inc. is a leading national and local provider of construction, pre-construction consulting, general contracting and design-build services to a broad range of U.S. industries including life sciences, healthcare, education, high-tech, aviation, transportation and sports and entertainment. Skanska USA Building also provides pharmaceutical validation services to clients. The company, part of the Skanska AB global group of companies, is headquartered in Parsippany, New Jersey, and has approximately 4,700 employees.
Skanska is one of the world’s leading construction groups with expertise in construction, development of commercial and residential projects and public-private partnerships. The Group currently has 60,000 employees in selected home markets in Europe, in the U.S. and Latin America. Headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden, and listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange, Skanska’s sales in 2007 totaled $20 billion.
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