December 2012: New Project Portfolio
New L.A. Fire Station makes sparks along Hollywood Boulevard; senior memory care center opens its doors to Wisconsin communities; and expansion adds 760,000-sf facility to children’s of Alabama hospital.
Expansion adds 760,000-sf facility to children’s of Alabama hospital
The Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children is a 12-story, 760,000-sf, $400 million expansion at Children’s of Alabama, the state’s only freestanding pediatric hospital. Located one block north of the existing facility, the new hospital increases Children’s licensed beds from 275 to 332, with an additional 48 bassinets for neonatal intensive care. KLMK Group served as project manager. Other Building Team members included partnerships between HKS Inc. and Giattina Aycock Studio (architect) and Hoar Construction and KBR (construction manager).