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July Medical Office Building Updates

At the new medical office building site, workers are welding bracing to the beams and detailing. A crew is finishing the column and beam framing on the east portion, and the concrete crew has formed the remaining foundation wall for the building.

The new meeting room will be open before long but without flooring. Carpet will be installed at a later date.

Electricians installed under-slab conduit, plumbers are installing waste and vent piping, and the KBC crew has installed storm piping and a catch basin in the parking lot extension at our Orthopaedic & Rehab building.

Released: 07/01/2021

June 24 Medical Office Building Updates

At the new medical office building site, you will find many steel beams in place! If you haven't been by to check out the progress, you must do so very soon!

Wall framing will begin in the next few weeks at our Orthopaedics & Rehab location. The Superior Concrete crew poured the north, east and west foundation walls and formed the new foundation wall at the existing north wall of our Ortho building.

Drywall work is being completed in the new meeting room space.

Released: 06/24/2021

June 17 Medical Office Building Updates

Footers were laid and preparation began for tying rebar at the Ortho addition site.

At the new medical office building site, the hoist way was laid and several steel beams have been put in place. This process is moving quick, so be sure to stop by and check it out!

Electric and drywall work has begun in the new meeting space inside the hospital.

Released: 06/17/2021

June 10 Medical Office Building Updates

The crane will be at the new medical office building site for approximately one month installing steel beams.

Framing and drywall are taking place in the new boardroom/classroom space. A new steel beam has been installed, and the walls have been fire-rated.

Thank you for your continued patience!

Released: 06/10/2021

June 3 Medical Office Building Updates

The mobile units (MRI, Mammography, etc.) were relocated today.

The canopy above the Administration office was demolished. This entrance will remain closed, as additional construction will begin next week.

It will take six weeks for the steel to be installed at the new medical office building site, and this process started today.

Thank you for your patience and cooperation during this exciting time!

Released: 06/03/2021

May 27 Medical Office Building Updates

The Kieffer Brothers Crew is excavating the remainder of the MRI drive.

The Kieffer Brothers Crew is also present at the Ortho building, compacting the backfill in lifts.

At the new medical office building site, the concrete crew formed the east foundation wall in preparation for pouring. The elevator hoistway footing has been poured.

Construction is moving along in the new meeting room as well!

Released: 05/27/2021

May 20 Medical Office Building Updates

The Mount Carmel Public Utility crew has begun trenching the primary service at the north exterior of the hospital. Kieffer Brothers poured the foundation for the new transformers.

The north and west footings have been poured at the Medical Office Building site.

The new meeting room area and cardiac rehab area are officially under construction. Thank you for your patience during this exciting time! 

Released: 05/20/2021

May 13 Medical Office Building Updates

The Kieffer Brothers Crew performed final grading of the aggregate base at the new Medical Office Building site. The concrete crew anticipates to pour footings on Monday, May 17.

The drywall and doorframe in the Payroll Office have been painted.

Dirt work is in full swing at the new mobile unit site.

Released: 05/13/2021

May 6 Medical Office Building Updates

The footprint site for the new Medical Office Building has been sealed, rolled, tamped, etc. Construction inside the hospital nearest the cafeteria is in full swing including demolishing doors, removing flooring and ceiling tiles. Please be patient as we continue to enhance our hospital to bring quality services locally. Thank you for your cooperation!

Released: 05/06/2021

April 29 Medical Office Building Updates

TRI-State Fence has completely enclosed the Medical Office Building site, and the ground has been leveled.
A temporary wall was installed inside the hospital. In the meantime, please use the back hallway behind the cafeteria and ask an employee for directions. Construction is moving along quickly, and we appreciate your patience during this exciting time!

Released: 04/29/2021

April 22 Medical Office Building Updates

The Kieffer Bros. busted up the main hospital entrance from 13th street and are currently excavating the building pad site. A temporary fence has been installed around the construction area. We appreciate your patience during this exciting time!

Released: 04/22/2021

April 15 Medical Office Building Updates

Thanks to Kieffer Bros., the area continues to be cleared each day in preparation for building. They removed a relatively large tree and barricaded the main entrance from 13th Street, and it is temporarily closed. Kieffer Bros. is currently busting the concrete drive using a rubber-tired hammer in preparation to remove the entire concrete drive and curbs. We appreciate your patience during this exciting time!

Released: 04/15/2021

April 8 Medical Office Building Updates

Wabash General Hospital is excited to announce that construction has started on the newest addition to our facility, our Medical Office Building! Kieffer Brothers Construction, located in Mount Carmel, IL, began the ground work preparation today. Be on the lookout for a fence to be installed as well as a temporary trailer around the construction area. Please be cautious while driving on 13th Street, as heavy equipment will be operating. We appreciate your patience during this exciting time!

 

Released: 04/08/2021

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