Regional Medical and ICU Tower, McLeod Hospital

New Intensive Care Unit Spanning over existing critical power generation and loading dock facility operational throughout construction. Three dimensional podium truss supports two oval shaped connected buildings on strategically (and non-symmetrically) located columns. Truss designed to redistribute loads under accidental removal of any column.


Owner: McLeod Hospital

Architect: Design Strategies, LLC

Contractor: KBR

Location: Florence, SC

Status: Completed

Key Attributes: Vertical Expansion, Existing Foundation Interaction, Steel, Concrete, Moment Frames, Braced Frames, Hospital, Elevated Podium, Elevated Garden, Intensive Care Unit, Offices, Power Generation.

(With LeMessurier)