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Construction Updates:


January 12, 2017

Current Progress
All construction on the first and third floors of the MHP Medical Center has been completed. The MHP Medical Center will open and begin accepting patients on Sunday, January 22, 2017.

The second floor areas are undergoing some remodeling and floor updates. The MHP Physician offices will relocate to the second floor in March.

Our Emergency Department at the current Major Hospital location (150 W. Washington St.) will close permanently at 3:00 a.m. on January 22, 2017. Beginning at 3 a.m. on January 22, if you have an emergency please report to the Emergency Department at:
 
MHP Medical Center
2451 Intelliplex Dr. Shelbyville
Entrance #1
OPEN 24 HOURS A DAY – BEGINNING January 22, 2017 at 3:00 a.m.
                                                                             
The Rampart Professional Building Lab and Radiology offices (30 W. Rampart), as well as the Major Hospital Outpatient Lab (157 W. Washington St.) will both permanently close on January 20, 2017. The current Major Hospital Lab (150 W. Washington) will also permanently close on January 22, 2017. As of January 23, 2017, ALL LAB VISITS will be performed at our new central lab located on the first floor of the MHP Medical Center,(2451 Intelliplex Dr. Shelbyville, IN 46176). Please use Entrance #2, Main Entrance. 
 



August 29, 2016

Current Progress

Grading continued on the south side. The kitchen patio was poured. Electrical devices, light fixtures, diffusers, and sprinkler heads were installed in the Kitchen and main concourse. Kitchen equipment was installed. Drywall finishing completed in the CT rooms. Final painting occurred at 1st Surgery. Ceiling grid was installed in the main concourse. Wood ceilings continued in the dining area and along the main concourse. Doors were installed in 1st Floor Surgery and Radiology. Tiling continued down the main concourse east of the elevators. Vinyl planks were installed in the MRI room. Carpeting and base continued in 1st Floor Blood Draw & Registration. Epoxy floors were poured in the Kitchen dishwashing area. Interior glazing continued throughout the 1st Floor. Gift shop casework was completed.
 



August 22, 2016
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Current Progress

Grading continued on the south side and the east side was landscaped. Electrical devices, light fixtures, diffusers, and sprinkler heads were installed in Radiology, Kitchen, and main concourse. Plumbing fixtures were installed in 1st Floor Radiology. Drywall finishing continued in the main concourse and CT rooms. Final painting occurred at 1st Surgery. Ceiling grid was installed in the dining area and main concourse. Wood ceilings began at Labor & Delivery nurse station. Doors were installed throughout the 1st Floor corridors. Tiling continued down the main concourse and continued east of the elevators. Vinyl flooring finished in Radiology and Surgery corridors. VCT was installed in the main corridor between Surgery and ACC. Carpeting and base continued in 1st Floor Labor & Delivery. Interior glazing continued throughout the 1st Floor. Gift shop casework began installation. The remaining brick and stone piers were laid along the main concourse. A successful building pressurization test occurred on Wednesday.

Quick Fact
Attached aerial photo shows site work progress.

 



August 15, 2016
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Current Progress
Grading continued on the south side and the ED entrance was poured. Electrical devices, light fixtures, diffusers, and sprinkler heads were installed in Radiology, Kitchen, and main concourse. Plumbing fixtures were installed in 1st Floor ED and Radiology. Drywall finishing continued in the main concourse and CT rooms. Final painting occurred at 1st Floor Outpatient Services and Surgery. Ceiling grid was installed throughout miscellaneous rooms on the 1st Floor, including the MRI room. Wall protection bump rails were installed in ACC. Doors were installed throughout the 1st Floor corridors. Tiling continued down the main concourse and began east of the elevators. Vinyl flooring began in Radiography rooms and Surgery corridors. Carpeting continued on the 1st Floor in Labor & Delivery. Interior glazing continued throughout the 1st Floor. Casework continued in Radiology, including the MRI room. Final punchlist occurred in the basement and 3rd Floor.

Quick Fact
Attached photos show the wood ceiling at the main lobby and outside the main entrance.

 



July 25, 2016
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Current Progress
Grading continued on the south side.  Electrical devices, light fixtures, diffusers, and sprinkler heads were installed in Radiology and the Kitchen.  Plumbing fixtures were installed in 1st Floor ED and Radiology.  Drywall finishing continued in the main concourse followed by ceiling grid.  Final painting occurred at 1st Floor Labor & Delivery, Administration, and Outpatient Services.  The main lobby wood ceiling was installed.  Epoxy floors were poured in the OR and Procedure rooms.  Wall protection and toilet accessories was installed in ED and Radiology.  Doors were installed throughout the 1st Floor.  Tiling continued down the main concourse.  Vinyl flooring continued in Radiology and began in the Procedure Rooms.  Carpeting began on the 1st Floor in Administration.  Interior glazing began throughout the 1st Floor.  Casework began in Radiology.  

Quick Fact
Attached photos show ceiling grid work at the main concourse and carpeting in Administration.
 


July 25, 2016
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Current Progress

The loading dock ramp was poured. Electrical devices, light fixtures, diffusers, and sprinkler heads were installed in Radiology. Plumbing fixtures were installed in 1st Floor ED and Radiology. Drywall finishing continued in the main concourse. Final painting continued on the 3rd Floor. Window shades were installed on 3rd Floor. Plastic paneling wall protection continued in the Kitchen. Ceiling grid began in the dining area and started in the main concourse working west to east. The ceiling systems were installed in the OR and Procedure rooms. Wall protection and toilet accessories was installed in ED and Radiology. Doors were installed at 1st Floor ACC and ED. Tiling continued in the dining area and began at the main elevators. Vinyl flooring continued in ED and began in Radiology. Casework continued in ACC and began in ED.

Quick Fact
Attached photos show the OR ceiling and a look from the main lobby to the 2nd Floor.

 


 

June 28, 2016
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Current Progress
Grading, sidewalks and curbs progressed on the south side of building. Electrical devices, light fixtures, diffusers, and sprinkler heads were installed in the ACC and ED. Plumbing fixtures were installed in 1st Floor ACC and the 3rd Floor. Drywall finishing continued in Radiology and Procedure Rooms/ORs. First coat painting continued in Radiology. Final painting continued in the basement and 3rd Floor. Furniture began on the 3rd Floor. Ceiling grid continued in ED. Wall protection was installed in Surgery. Doors were installed at 3rd Floor ICUs and 1st Floor Blood Draw and Admin. Tiling began in Radiology restrooms. Vinyl flooring continued in ACC. Casework continued on the 3rd Floor and began in ACC.


Quick Fact
Attached photos show a finished 3rd Floor patient room with bed and furniture moving in and also a carpeted basement area.
 

June 14, 2016
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Current Progress
Grading and curbs progressed on the south side of building and the loading dock slab was poured. Irrigation piping was installed. The main canopy began plaster and the last canopy on the north side was sheathed. Electrical devices, light fixtures, diffusers, and sprinkler heads were installed in the ACC and Post Partum rooms. Plumbing fixtures were installed in 1st Floor Surgery and Blood Draw and the 3rd Floor. Drywall finishing continued in Radiology and Procedure Rooms/ORs. Painting continued in Radiology and ED. Final painting continued in the basement corridors. Ceiling grid continued in Ambulatory Care and finished up lingering rooms in OB. Wall protection was installed in Surgery. Doors were installed at 3rd Floor patient rooms. Tiling finished in the kitchen and 3rd Floor spa continued. Vinyl flooring finished on the north side of ACC. Casework continued on the 3rd Floor and began in Surgery and Blood Draw.


Quick Fact
Attached aerial photos provide a snapshot of the site work progress.
 

June 6, 2016
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Current Progress
Sidewalks and curbs were finished on the north side of building and began on the south side. The first portion of the loading dock was poured. Irrigation piping was installed at the northeast corner. The main canopy began sheathing and the ambulance canopy had EIFS applied. Electrical devices, light fixtures, diffusers, and sprinkler heads were installed in Surgery and ACC. Plumbing fixtures were installed in Labor & Delivery, 3rd Floor, and basement. Drywall finishing continued in Radiology and Procedure Rooms/ORs. Painting continued in Ambulatory Care and in ED. Final painting began in the basement corridors and Lab. Ceiling grid continued in Ambulatory Care. Wall protection was installed in Surgery. Metal lockers were installed in the basement and 3rd Floor lounge. Doors were installed at 3rd Floor patient rooms and basement. Tiling in the kitchen and 3rd Floor spa continued. Vinyl flooring was finished in the Pharmacy and began on the north side of ACC. Epoxy flooring was finished in the basement. Casework continued on the 3rd Floor.


Quick Fact:
Attached photos show kitchen tiling, 3rd Floor spa, and locker room in the basement.
 

May 31, 2016
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Current Progress:
Sidewalks and curbs were poured on the north side of the building. The snow melt piping was installed at the canopy outside Surgery. Electrical devices, light fixtures, diffusers, and sprinkler heads were installed throughout finished areas of the 1st Floor. Plumbing fixtures were installed in Labor & Delivery, 3rd Floor, and basement. The ambulance canopy was sheathed and the Emergency Department canopy had EIFS applied. Drywall finishing continued in Radiology and Procedure Rooms/ORs. Painting continued in Ambulatory Care and in ED. Final painting began in the basement. Ceiling grid began in Ambulatory Care. Ceiling tiles were dropped in the basement. Wall protection was installed in Surgery. Metal lockers were installed in the basement. Doors were installed at 3rd Floor patient rooms and basement. Tiling in the kitchen and 3rd Floor spa continued. Vinyl flooring was installed in the Pharmacy and Benesse gym. Epoxy flooring continued in the basement. Casework continued on the 3rd Floor. Labor & Delivery headwalls were finished.


Quick Fact:
Attached photos shows wall tile in the kitchen and flooring in the PACU.
 
May 23, 2016
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Current Progress
Sidewalks and curbs were poured on the north side of the building and around the loading dock. Electrical devices, light fixtures, diffusers, and sprinkler heads were installed throughout finished areas. Plumbing fixtures were installed in Labor & Delivery, 3rd Floor, and basement. The Emergency Department canopy was sheathed. Drywall finishing continued in Radiology. Painting continued in Ambulatory Care and began in ED. Wall protection and toilet accessories were installed in Labor & Delivery. Tiling in the kitchen continued. Vinyl flooring was installed in Surgery. Epoxy flooring began in the basement. Casework continued on the 3rd Floor. Labor & Delivery headwalls began install. Lockers were installed in the Surgery staff locker rooms. Stone was installed at the main entrance.

Looking Ahead
Grading and curbs will continue on the north side of building. Plumbing fixtures will continue in Labor & Delivery and 3rd Floor. Lead board will finish hanging in Procedure rooms. The ambulance canopy will be hung with sheathing. Drywall finishing will continue in Radiology and begin in the ORs, Procedure Rooms, and south hallway. Painting will continue in Ambulatory Care and ED. Ceiling grid will begin in Ambulatory Care. Ceiling tiles will begin to drop in the basement. Wall protection and toilet accessory installation will begin in the basement. Plastic laminate lockers will be installed in 1st Floor locker rooms. Tiling will continue in the Kitchen and 3rd Floor spa. Flooring will begin in ACC, Benesse gym, and Pharmacy. Casework will continue on the 3rd Floor. Stone will be installed at the main entry.
 

May 9, 2016
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Current Progress
Sidewalks and curbs were poured on the north side of the building.  Electrical devices, light fixtures, diffusers, and sprinkler heads were installed throughout finished areas.  Drywall was hung in 1st Floor Radiology and miscellaneous areas.  Drywall finishing continued in the Emergency Department and Radiology.  Painting continued in Ambulatory Care.  Ceiling grid was installed in 1st Floor Blood Draw and Surgery.  The 3rd Floor main lobby was tiled.  Vinyl flooring and VCT was installed on the 3rd Floor working east and Blood Draw.  Casework began on the 3rd Floor.
 
Looking Ahead
Grading and curbs will continue on the north side of building.  MEP work will finish inside the MRI room.  Plumbing fixtures will be set in Labor & Delivery.  Lead board will be hung in Radiology rooms and Procedure rooms.  The exterior canopies will be hung with sheathing.  Drywall finishing will be complete in the Emergency Department and continue in Radiology.  Painting of Surgery will continue and begin in Ambulatory Care.  Ceiling grid will continue in Surgery and begin in Ambulatory Care.  Wall protection and toilet accessory installation began throughout the building.  Tiling will continue on the 3rd Floor common areas and begin in the Kitchen.  Flooring will continue on the 3rd Floor east side and Blood Draw.  Wall protection and toilet accessories will begin install.  Casework will continue in the basement.  Stone will be installed at the main entry.

Quick Fact
Attached photos shows flooring on the 3rd Floor.
 

April 25, 2016
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Current Progress
Landscaping continued in the islands of the parking lot.  MEP rough-in finished inside the MRI shielding.  Electrical devices, light fixtures, diffusers, and sprinkler heads were installed throughout basement and 3rd Floor finished areas.  Drywall was hung in 1st Floor Radiology and miscellaneous areas.  Drywall finishing continued in Ambulatory Care.  Painting continued on the 3rd Floor and Surgery.  Ceiling grid was installed on the 3rd Floor.  Tiling continued in patient pathroom throughout the 1st Floor and began in the corridor at Administration.  Vinyl flooring and VCT was installed on the 3rd Floor working east.  Casework began in the basement.
 
Looking Ahead
Grading, landscaping, and curbs will continue on north side of building.  MEP work will finish inside the MRI room.  Plumbing fixtures will be set in Labor & Delivery.  Drywall hanging will continue in Radiology and miscellaneous areas.  OR walls and ceilings will be hung.  Drywall finishing will continue in Ambulatory Care and begin in the Emergency Department.  Painting of Surgery will continue and begin in Ambulatory Care.  Ceiling grid will continue on the 3rd Floor and begin in Blood Draw.  Tiling will continue in 1st Floor restrooms throughout.  Flooring will continue on the 3rd Floor, west to east.  Wall protection and toilet accessories will begin install.  Casework will continue in the basement.  Stone will be installed at the ED canopy.
April 12, 2016
Episode 11: The New MHP Medical Center

 
April 12, 2016
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Loading dock exterior walls were formed for pours.  MEP rough-in began inside the MRI shielding.  Electrical devices, light fixtures, diffusers, and sprinkler heads were installed throughout finished areas.  Above ceiling MEP work began in the main lobby after the fireproofing was completed earlier in the week.  Drywall was hung in 1st Floor Radiology and 2nd Floor.  Drywall finishing was completed in 1st Floor Blood Draw and continued in Surgery.  Painting continued on the 3rd Floor and began in Blood Draw.  Ceiling grid was installed in the basement, 3rd Floor, and operating/procedure rooms.  3rd Floor patient shower tiling continued.  Vinyl flooring and VCT was installed in the basement and 3rd Floor patient rooms.  Coved vinyl flooring was installed in the LDR rooms now that the casework is set.  Stone was installed at the main lobby and ED canopy.  Metal panel installation continued on the penthouse. 
 
Quick Fact
The attached photos show some of the finishes in Labor & Delivery.
 
April 4, 2016
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The MRI room was framed inside the shielding.  Electrical devices, light fixtures, diffusers, and sprinkler heads were installed throughout finished areas.  Above ceiling MEP work began in the main lobby after the fireproofing was completed earlier in the week.  Drywall was hung in 1st Floor Radiology and 2nd Floor.  Drywall finishing continued on the 1st Floor Blood Draw and Surgery areas.  Painting continued on the 3rd Floor.  Ceiling grid was installed in the basement and 3rd Floor.  3rd Floor patient shower tiling continued.  Vinyl flooring was completed in Labor & Delivery and carries on in the basement.  Labor & Delivery casework continued installation.  The structural steel above the main lobby was sprayed with fireproofing.  Stone was installed at the ED canopy.  Aluminum trim was installed at windows throughout.  Metal panel installation continued on the penthouse.
March 28, 2016
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Miscellaneous interior framing and MEP work continued on areas of all floors.  Drywall was hung in the 1st Floor Emergency Department and Radiology.  Drywall finishing continued on the 3rd Floor and 1st Floor Blood Draw and Surgery areas.  Painting continued on the 3rd Floor.  Ceiling grid was installed in the basement and 3rd Floor.  Labor & Delivery restroom tiling finished and began on the 3rd Floor.  Vinyl flooring was installed in Labor & Delivery and basement.  Labor & Delivery casework continued installation.  The structural steel above the main lobby was sprayed with fireproofing.  Stone was installed at the front canopy and gift shop canopy.  Aluminum trim was installed at windows throughout.  Metal panel installation continued on the penthouse.
March 24, 2016
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Miscellaneous interior framing and MEP work continued on areas of all floors.  Drywall was hung on 1st Floor Ambulatory Care and Emergency Department.  Drywall finishing continued on the 3rd Floor.  Painting continued on the 3rd Floor and Kitchen.  Ceiling grid was installed in the basement.  Labor & Delivery restrooms tiling continued.  Vinyl flooring was installed in Labor & Delivery.  Labor & Delivery casework began installation.  3rd Floor patient lifts were installed.  Elevators 3 & 4 cabs progressed.  Stone was installed at the front lobby “chimney”.  Glass and trim was installed at the front lobby entryway.  Metal panel installation continued on the penthouse.


March 14, 2016
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Miscellaneous interior framing and MEP work continued on areas of all floors.  Penthouse AHU mechanical work continued.  Drywall was hung on 1st Floor Surgery and Ambulatory Care.  Drywall finishing continued on the 3rd Floor.  Painting continued in the basement, Kitchen, and 3rd Floor.  Ceiling grid began in the basement.  Labor & Delivery restrooms tiling continued.  Flooring began in Labor & Delivery.  3rd Floor patient lifts were installed.  Elevator work was ongoing.  Procedure room equipment steel supports were installed.  Glass and trim was installed at the front lobby entryway.  Metal panel and louver installation continued on the penthouse.


March 9, 2016
Episode 10: The New MHP Medical Center


February 22, 2106
Miscellaneous interior framing and MEP work continued on areas of all floors.  Penthouse mechanical work and louvers were installed.  Sprinkler standpipes were installed in the stairs.  Drywall was hung in 3rd Floor east.  Drywall finishing continued in the basement, kitchen, & 3rd Floor.  Painting continued in Labor & Delivery and Administrative Services.  Ceiling grid began in Labor & Delivery.  Elevator work continued.  OR equipment steel supports were installed.  Canopy ceiling framing began.  The limestone and brick piers in the front corridor were constructed.  Curtainwall trim was installed at the front lobby entrance.  Metal panel and louver installation continued on the penthouse.  Roofing continued on the 1st Floor. 
 


February 15, 2016
Miscellaneous interior framing and MEP work continued on areas of all floors.  Penthouse mechanical work and louvers were installed.  Sprinkler standpipes were installed in the stairs.  Drywall was hung in the Kitchen and 3rd Floor west, working east.  Drywall finishing continued in Labor & Delivery, 3rd Floor, and basement.  Painting began in Labor & Delivery.  Elevator work continued.  Fireproof patching continued on the 3rd Floor and Kitchen.  The limestone and brick piers in the front corridor were constructed.  Curtainwall was installed at the front lobby entrance.  Metal panel installation continued on the penthouse.  Roofing continued on the 1st Floor.
 


February 1, 2016
Miscellaneous interior framing and MEP work continued on areas of all floors.  Penthouse mechanical work and AHU piping was ongoing.  Drywall was finished in the Labor & Delivery and Administrative Services areas.  Drywall hanging finished in the basement and began on the 3rd Floor west patient rooms.  Basement CMU walls were painted.  Elevator work continued.  Fireproof patching continued on the 3rd Floor.  Exterior framing and sheathing continued around the canopies.  The entrance at the loading dock was spray insulated for brick.  Glass was installed at the front lobby entrance.  Metal panels installation continued on the penthouse.  Roofing continued on the 3rd Floor.
 


January 25, 2016
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There is much progress at Your New MHP including interier framing, mechanical work, fireproof patching, glass installation and drywall as seen in this picture.
 


January 18, 2016
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The cold weather isn't stopping progress at the job site. Here is what has been happening:
* Miscellaneous interior framing
* Penthouse mechanical work and setting of AHUs was ongoing.
* Drywall was hung in the Labor & Delivery and Admin.
* Elevators 5 work continued.
* Fireproof patching continued in the basement.
* Exterior framing and sheathing continued around the canopies.
* The brick veneer on the building was finished.
* Window framing finished up at the front lobby entrance.
* Metal panels continued on the penthouse.
* Roofing and flashing progressed.

 


January 5, 2016
Episode 9: The new MHP Medical Center

 


December 21, 2015
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What's New at Your New MHP? Interior framing, brick veneer, drywall topout, and roofing to name just a few of the numerous tasks that are taking place this week. This photo shows the work going on in the penthouse including a pad where the air handling units will be set in the next couple weeks.

 


December 14, 2015
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What's going on at Your New MHP?

The list goes on and on...
- Miscellaneous Interior framing and blocking
- Door frames
- Penthouse mechanical work
- An in-wall inspection of the Labor & Delivery area
- Elevators 5, 6, & 7 work continued
- Exterior framing and sheathing continued
- Masonry walls closed in on completion in the basement
- Limestone finished on the south elevation
- Windows and curtain wall installation
- Winter protection plastic installation

 
November 23, 2015 - Construction Update: 
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The north lot and road were paved.  Steel was framed in the areaway.  Penthouse curbs and pads were poured.  Interior framing and blocking, door frames, and MEP work continued on areas of all floors.  Mechanical rough-in continued in the penthouse.  Elevators 6 & 7 work continued.  Exterior framing and sheathing were installed around the canopies.  Masonry walls continued to go up in the basement and kitchen.  Limestone was installed on the south elevation, east of the main canopy.  Windows and framing were installed on the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Floor south elevation.  Roofing continued on the  2nd Floor and began on the 3rd Floor.  Winter protection plastic was installed throughout the building openings.

Quick Fact
The attached photo shows sheet metal templates that are used to locate electrical and medical gas outlets in patient room headwalls.  Every template is exactly the same and the outlets are screwed directly to the sheet.  The plastic laminate finish will come out with the same cutouts and be attached atop the template.  This process greatly increases production and ensures quality. 

 



November 16, 2015 - Construction Update: 
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The northeast lot began paving.  Steel was framed in the areaway.  Interior framing and blocking, door frames, and MEP work continued on areas of all floors.  Mechanical rough-in continued in the penthouse.  Elevators 6 & 7 work continued.  Exterior framing and sheathing continued on the 2nd Floor east elevation.  Masonry walls continued to go up in the basement.  Limestone finished on the south elevation, west of the main canopy.  Windows were installed on the 1st Floor south elevation by the cafeteria and Stair 3, and frames were installed in the southeast corner.  Roofing continued on the  2nd Floor.  Winter protection plastic was installed throughout the building openings. The north road/lot will continue paving over the weekend and into Monday.  Penthouse curbs and pads will be poured.  Interior framing, blocking, drywall topout, and doors frames will progress on all floors.  In-wall inspection for Administration & Blood Draw will occur mid-next week.  Overhead mechanical, electrical, and plumbing installation will continue on all floors.  Mechanical rough-in will continue in the penthouse.  In-wall devices and outlets will be ongoing.  Elevators 6 & 7 will continue installation.  Spray insulation will be applied to the 1st Floor south elevation.  Exterior framing and sheathing will begin around the canopies.  Masonry walls will continue in the basement and kitchen.  Limestone will continue on the 2nd and 3rd Floor south elevation, east of the main canopy.  Windows will be installed on the 1st, 2nd, 3rd Floor south elevation.  Metal panels will be installed on the north elevation.  Roofing of the 2nd Floor will continue and begin on the 3rd Floor.  Winter protection plastic will be ongoing.
 
Quick Fact
The attached photo shows the limestone on the south elevation, west of the main canopy.  The limestone will continue on the other side of the canopy next week.
 



November 2, 2015 - Seeking Artificats, Photographs, etc.:

With a state-of-the-art facility under construction, Major Hospital Foundation Executive Director Angela Gill looks for artifacts, photographs and stories of local businesses and areas of interest for a permanent display in the new lobby.


If you have photographs, artifacts or stories about the Major Hospital or local businesses, please contact the Foundation at agill@majorhospital.org or (317) 421-0361.



October 22, 2015:  Major Build - Episode 8
 


October 19, 2015 - Construction Update: 
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Curbs continued to be installed along the north road. Interior stud wall framing, door frames, and MEP above ceiling continued on areas of all floors. Exterior framing and sheathing continued working east on 1st, 2nd & 3rd Floors. Fireproofing finished on the 2nd Floor and moved to the Penthouse. Spray insulation was applied to the 2nd/3rd Floor south elevation. Masonry walls continued to go up in the basement, kitchen, and penthouse perimeter. Brick was installed on the 2nd Floor & 3rd Floor north elevation. Windows were installed on the 2nd Floor north elevation. Roofing completed on the Penthouse and began on the 1st Floor northwest.
 

Looking Ahead:
Curbs will continue along the north side of the building. The northeast lot will be laid with stone towards the end of next week. Interior framing and doors frames will progress on all floors. Overhead mechanical, electrical, and plumbing installation will continue on all floors. In-wall devices and outlets will follow behind wall framing. Fireproofing will finish on the Penthouse and move onto miscellaneous areas. Spray insulation will be applied to the rest of the 2nd/3rd Floor south elevation and the 3rd Floor east elevation. Masonry walls will continue in the basement and penthouse. Brick will finish up on the 3rd Floor north elevation. Limestone will continue on the 2nd and 3rd Floor south elevation, working east. Windows will continue to be installed on the 2nd Floor north elevation. Roofing of the 1st Floor will continue.

 

October 1, 2015 - Construction Update: 
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Update on the construction for the new MHP Medical Center:

Parking lot curbs were installed in the north lot and the south lot has started laying stone in preparation for paving. The missing portion of the south wall that was being used for basement access was poured. Steel detailing and decking continued on the front canopies. Interior stud wall framing, door frames, and MEP above ceiling continued on areas of all floors. Exterior framing and sheathing continued working east on 1st, 2nd & 3rd Floors. Fireproofing continued on the 2nd & 3rd Floors. Masonry walls continued to go up in the basement and kitchen, and brick was installed on the 2nd Floor & 3rd Floor north elevation. Roofing began on the penthouse.

 



September 2, 2015: Major Build - Episode 7

 

August 31 - Construction Update:
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The storm line was installed across the future north parking lot. The north sidewalk and Intelliplex Drive pavement was patched. The rest of the 2nd Floor concrete slab was poured as was the 1st Floor kitchen area. Interior stud wall framing, door frames, and MEP above ceiling continued on areas of all floors. Exterior framing and sheathing continued on the 3rd Floor. Spray insulation was applied to the 2nd Floor north exterior walls in preparation of the brick. Structural decking and detailing continued on the 4th Floor. The structural steel for the front entrance canopy was set. Fireproofing was applied to the 1st Floor Ambulatory Care area. Masonry walls continued to go up in the basement. Windows were installed along the 1st Floor north brick wall.
 

August 24, 2015 - Construction Update:
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Cooling towers have been installed in the north yard.

The storm line was installed across Intelliplex Drive from the future lot to the pond. The slab was poured on the south portion of the 2nd Floor and the 1st Floor Ambulatory Care area. Interior stud wall framing, door frames, MEP above ceiling and wall rough-in continued in the 1st Floor Admin, OR, Surgery, Outpatient areas and basement. The chillers and cooling towers were delivered and set onsite. Exterior framing and sheathing was installed on the 2nd Floor south and began on the 3rd Floor. Structural decking and detailing continued on the 4th Floor. The big crawler crane was disassembled and removed from the site. Fireproofing the steel progressed on the 1st and 3rd Floor. Masonry walls continued to go up in the basement and began on the 2nd Floor north elevation.

 

August 18, 2015 - Construction Update:
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The above photo shows some of the progress made on the brick veneer with limestone base at the north wall. The City of Shelbyville has approved temporary closure of the entrance to Intelliplex Drive from Bassett Road. This entrance will be shut down Monday, August 17th for a period of 2 weeks.

Backfill of the pond for the future parking lot and grading/lime stabilization of the south lot took place. Slab on deck was poured on the north portion of the 2nd Floor. Interior stud wall framing, door frames, MEP above ceiling and wall rough-in continued in the 1st Floor Admin, OR, Outpatient areas and basement. Exterior framing and sheathing was installed on the 2nd Floor north elevation. Spray soundproofing has been installed underneath the first floor metal deck. Structural steel erection was completed. Fireproofing the steel finished up in the basement, half of the 2nd Floor, and began on the 3rd Floor. Masonry walls continued to go up in the basement and brick has been installed on the north wall.
 

July 29, 2015 - MHP Medical Center Topping Off Ceremony

The MHP Medical Center Topping Off Ceremony. Check out the great aerial footage provided by a drone!


 

July 29, 2015: Major Build - Episode 6


 

July 27, 2015 - Construction Update:
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Another great aerial shot of the building site for the MHP Medical Center.

Backfill of the pond for the future parking lot continued and preparation for the main parking lot will continue. Interior wall framing and associated layout continued – interior rooms and spaces are beginning to take shape. Mechanical rough-in continued with hangers, conduit, and piping installation; temporary lighting was installed. Structural steel detailing and erection progressed to the last few sequences of work. Door frame installation began. Additional concrete slab on the second floor was placed. Fireproofing the steel on the first floor and in the basement continued.
 
Looking Ahead:
Weather permitting, backfilling the pond and grading the main parking lot will continue along with some utility work in the pond area and parking lot. Interior wall framing and setting of door frames will continue in the admin and OR areas on the first floor. Fireproofing on the first floor and basement will continue. Preparation to pour third floor and penthouse may allow some of the third floor concrete to pour. Mechanical work will include hanging electrical conduit, medical gases, installing hangers, duct, outlets, and water lines. Structural steel will continue in the area of the emergency department will continue. Exterior masonry will continue as will masonry walls in the basement.
 
June 23, 2015 - Construction Update:
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A great aerial photo showing the progress of the new facility! You can see how large the new building will be.

 

June 13, 2015 - Construction Update:

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The attached photo shows preparation of the basement slab pour looking toward central sterile. The yellow plastic is a vapor barrier that controls moisture in the floor slab.
Waterproofing and backfilling of the basement foundation walls continued. Work on the pond, which will be a parking lot area, continued to be filled. Preparations to pour concrete floors in the basement and first floor emergency department and radiology area nearly completed. The first pour of the second floor completed.


 



June 12, 2015: Major Build - Episode 5


 

June 2, 2015 - Construction Update:
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The above photo shows finishing the first concrete pour which was on the first floor in the area of surgery.
Current Progress:
Placement of gravel in the basement continued along with underslab plumbing. Work in the loading dock area with underground utilities continued. Structural Steel continued on the second and third floor areas. The first slab on metal deck pour completed mid-week. Work on extending the parking lot adjacent to Benesse Drive continued.

Looking Ahead:
Preparations to infill the pond area will continue along with the preparations to extend the parking lot adjacent to Benesse. Underslab gravel installation in the area of the emergency department will continue. Mechanical trades to install anchors to hang duct and piping in areas where structural steel has been erected. Stair installation continued. Structural steel erection continued. The second concrete slab pour is scheduled as weather permits.
 
 

May 11, 2015 - Construction Update:

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Construction Update and Special Notice:
Benesse Drive will continued to be closed into next week. You will be able to enter Benesse by following the detour signs around to the other side.

Construction update:
Forming and pouring the first lift of the last concrete stair shaft is complete. Footings and pads in the area of the kitchen on the first floor continued along with work at the entry canopy. Structural steel erection continued after the crane moved out of the basement. Underslab drainage system in the basement area began. Utility installation and grading in the loading dock area continued. Benesse Drive was closed and removed. Due to some soft soils, the road base was stabilized using lime.
Photo shows the lime stabilization process at Benesse Drive and part of the new parking lot. Lime is tilled into the road base which produces a concrete-like hard base.

 
May 5, 2015 - Construction Update:
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Formwork on the last concrete stair shaft began (near Intelliplex Drive). Structural Steel, footings, walls, underground plumbing, and electric continued. Preparation to pave Benesse continued with the placement of concrete curbs. The elevator jacks for two hydraulic elevators were placed. Several structural steel deliveries were made this week.

 


April 30, 2015:  Major Build - Episode 4


 

April 29, 2015 - Construction Update:
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Forming complete on stair shaft #4 but the concrete has been delayed until tomorrow due to weather this past week. Waterproofing walls, backfilling basement walls, utility work in the mechanical yard continued. Foundations and footer at first floor on grade to continued. The stair shaft nearest to Intelliplex continued. Concrete curbs placed along new Benesse Drive with base gravel placed



March 30, 2015 - Construction Update:
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The attached photo show electrical conduit in the area of the main electrical room in the basement. Much of the work this week has been concentrated in the basement area with installation of underground plumbing and electric. Column footings were poured and granular fill was placed in areas of the basement. The structural steel contractor installed angles to connect the structural steel to the concrete and mobilized some metal stairs for installation. Basement wall waterproofing, the perimeter foundation drain pipe, and granular backfill continued. Foundations on the first floor in the area of the ambulatory care center and imaging continued. Stair #3 shaft on the first floor continued. Utility work in the loading dock area and for the parking lot near Benesse Drive is on-going.

 

March 26, 2015 - Construction Update:

Check out all the excitement happening at the construction site. The basement walls are being formed!

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March 16, 2015: Major Build - Episode 3

 



March 9, 2015 - Construction Update:

Quick construction update: This photo shows the basement and is looking towards where the electrical room will be.
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March 3, 2015 - Construction Update:

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Hopefully, with March beginning soon more seasonal temperatures will be on the horizon and some of the recent production issues due to cold weather will be reversed. The attached photo shows crews installing resteel in the basement walls.

 

February 9, 2015: Major Build - Episode 2


 

February 2, 2105 - Construction Update:
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• The lift station manhole was placed this week. The third basement wall pour, a section of the Elevator #3&4, and Stair #2 walls were poured and the chilled water lines were completed.
• The chiller is expected to be back in operation next week. An additional section of basement wall and Elevator #3&4, and Stair #2 walls are planned.


January 28, 2015: Major Build - Episode 1: