BION recently completed a large addition at a local facility. The new three story, 90,000 sf addition to an existing hospital presented several challenges, all of which were overcome with great determination and dedication by BION’s experienced staff. The addition consists of ten (10) new Operating Rooms, a new Sterile Processing Department, new Post Anesthesia Care Unit and Recovery Area. All of the medical gas, plumbing and HVAC for the new addition were served by mains in the existing hospital
BION’s largest project at Reston Hospital to date included creating a thirteen bed (13) Observation space and an intricate Laboratory. The Lab included several island fixtures, acid waste piping utilizing a fusion seal system and required close coordination for rough-in of owner provided lab equipment. The majority of the piping was run through existing, occupied spaces requiring day, night and weekend crews. In addition to BION providing the HVAC, Plumbing and Medical Gas on this project, the Infection Control Risk
The partnership of Shapiro & Duncan and BION has been awarded the mechanical construction work for the new South Patient Tower at Fairfax Hospital. The project consists of adding a new 11 story patient tower adjacent to the existing patient tower. In addition to patient rooms, it includes an ultrasound suite, cafe, and the addition of a cooling tower at the power plant.
The project includes phased renovation of interior space for a histology lab, offices, IT space and reconfiguration of the existing morgue. The work also includes providing space for a temporary grossing area while the project is under construction. All work outside the renovation space, including the new chilled water piping serving a new custom air handling unit serving the new lab/morgue space, is being performed off-hours. We are utilizing copper pipe and the Viega pipe fitting system in order to eliminate
BION has completed construction of the Heart & Vascular Institute Hybrid CVOR project. This project consisted of creating a hybrid operating room that results in a CVOR surgical suite and a cardiac catheterization lab in the same space. This combined suite affords tremendous benefits to both hospital staff and patients.
BION coordinated and successfully completed the placement of an air handling unit utilizing a 550 ton crane. The crane required 17 trucks to transport it to the job site. A crane of such magnitude was required due to the extensive distance that needed to be reached to place the air handling unit safely. The coordination involved precise communication between BION and the crane company, GC, VDOT, IFH Safety & Security, the hospital staff and Fairfax County Police. The rig was a
BION is awarded the Inova Fairfax Hospital’s Pharmacy Consolidation with Clean Room Installation Project. The project consists of the renovation of an existing parking garage at the basement level of the hospital. The renovation includes the enclosure of the open parking structure, construction of the main IFH pharmacy with Automated dispensing, pharmacy staff offices along with a clean room. Our staff has over 20 years of working experience at Fairfax Hospital. This experience allows us an edge that facilitates a smoother