Mental Health Research Facility

Charleston SC
$8.5 Million
Contract Number W912HP-12-C-0033
Leebcor Services, LLC is Prime Contractor for the renovation and construction of a one-story, approximately 19,000 square-foot addition to the Ralph H. Johnson Veterans Administration Medical Center. Renovation work included the demolition and removal of three existing buildings, and providing deep foundations via augered piles with infrastructure capable of supporting a vertical expansion of four additional stories in the future and construction of the new Post Traumatic Stress Disorder/Mental Health Research addition. This renovation also consisted of an addition to an existing building. The exterior architectural construction of the building match existing profiles to compliment the visual aesthetic provided by surrounding structures. Construction was performed with no impact to hospital staff, patients, and visitors. Methods and activities we taken to limit noise and vibration and did not impact existing utilities. This project was completed in May 2014.