Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center October update

Mechanical and plumbing systems are nearly completed on all buildings. Finishes are underway in all areas.


October 2014 update:

  • We have begun startup and checkout of equipment in all areas of the project.

  • Rough in of mechanical and plumbing systems is nearly complete on all buildings; finishes are underway in all areas.

  • Kitchen equipment is being installed. 

  • The chilled and steam plants are online and being commissioned.

  • Final tab is underway in the West Clinic.

  • Domestic hot water systems are online.

  • Plumbing smoke and chlorination testing have begun.

    4. Hospital Level 3 enthalpy wheels. Gary Lovewell and Kristi Koenig

    Radiant Mechanical room in the hospital. Courtesy:Gary Lovewell and Kristi Koenig

    Audiometric room in the South Clinic being assembled. Courtesy: Gary Lovewell and Kristi Koenig

    3. Hospital Level 3 clean steam system. Courtesy: Gary Lovewell and Kristi Koenig

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