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Anti-Terrorism: Veterans Affairs Medical Center Lebanon, PA

July 9th, 2015 | Case Studies - Healthcare | Share
Rendering of Lebanon VA Medical Center. | Terrorism

New Building Entrace & Welcome Center (Anti Terrorism)


Department of Vererans Affairs
Lebanon VA Medical Center
Lebanon, PA
Cost: $3.2 million

lebanon entry side view | Terrorism

Paradigm Engineers and Constructors designed a standalone new entrance building and welcome center that connects the south entrance of Building 1 to the new entrance of the surgery building. Planetree principles were utilized throughout.

leb entry interior volunteer desk 2 | Terrorism

The scope of the work included:

  • Installation of new windows and doors
  • Extensive construction coordination to be provided as the entrances to these areas needed to remain operational
  • The new entrance area was designed to be both inviting and convenient
  • Design drawings that reflect proper work times coordinated with the hospital
  • New HVAC units and controls designed to meet current ASHRAE standards throughout the area
  • VAV systems w/ DDC control
  • All new system controls that are compatible with existing controls while meeting the requirement for individual room controls
  • Design work compliant with the space criteria referenced in PG-18-9 “Space Planning Criteria for VA Facilities”
  • Force protection/anti- terrorism measures

leb entry donor wall view 2 | Terrorism