Massachusetts General Hospital: Emergency Power System Upgrade

Massachusetts General Hospital: Emergency Power System Upgrade
Commissioning & Validation, Healthcare, Infrastructure, Preconstruction
Massachusetts General Hospital, Emergency Power System Upgrade DCBA performed preconstruction and construction to the emergency power system at MGH’s downtown Boston high-rise hospital building. Preconstruction activities included comprehensive value engineering to make sure that the plan was cost effective, quality-conscious, and met MGH’s expectations. Construction involved installing a new fuel ...
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Novartis: Department of Molecular Pathology Office Renovation
Advanced Technology, Commissioning & Validation, Infrastructure, Preconstruction
Novartis, Department of Molecular Pathology Office Renovation DCBA performed both preconstruction and construction for this fast-tracked project, which was completed within five weeks in order to meet the client’s tight timeline. Preconstruction services included constructability reviews, cost studies (e.g., value engineering) to ensure Novartis’ budget needs were met, and procurement ...
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Harvard University: Common Area Renovation
Advanced Technology, Commissioning & Validation, Green Building
Harvard University, Common Area Renovation This renovation of an occupied Harvard University study and function space created an open and welcoming environment for students and faculty. Despite the heavy foot track, DCBA was able to mitigate the impact of construction on users of the space by setting up temporary partitions ...
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Massachusetts General Hospital/Partners Healthcare System: Vivarium Exhaust Renovation
Commissioning & Validation, Healthcare, Infrastructure
Massachusetts General Hospital/Partners Healthcare System, Vivarium Exhaust Renovation
Massachusetts General Hospital/Partners Healthcare hired DCBA to reconfigure the exhaust air system for an animal research facility. Scope included demolishing common exhaust ductwork and installing new exhaust fans, new controls, and control wiring. In addition, DCBA provided new electrical feeds for ...
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Genzyme: Allston Landing Manufacturing Plant Expansion
Advanced Technology, Commissioning & Validation, Green Building, Infrastructure
Genzyme, Allston Landing Manufacturing Plant Expansion DCBA provided Program Management services associated with a 127,000 sq. ft. expansion at Genzyme’s landmark biopharmaceutical manufacturing facility along the Charles River. ARC/Architectural Resources Cambridge Inc.’s original, modern design for the expansion was created to reflect Genzyme’s production of ground-breaking research and cutting-edge pharmaceutical ...
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Genzyme & First Student: Preconstruction & Construction Bus Maintenance Facility
Commercial, Commissioning & Validation, Preconstruction
Genzyme & First Student, Preconstruction & Construction Bus Maintenance Facility DCBA provided Genzyme with program management, preconstruction, and construction services to build a 22,000 sq. ft. bus maintenance facility.  Scope consisted of building six bus maintenance bays, one bus wash bay, a two-story maintenance support area, and a two-story office ...
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Harvard University: Herbaria Retrofit and Upgrades
Commissioning & Validation, Green Building, Institutional, Preconstruction
Harvard University, Herbaria Retrofit and Upgrades For this 5,000 sq. ft. preconstruction and construction project, DCBA retrofitted Harvard University’s Herbaria in a space over an occupied library. Due to the sensitive equipment, plants, and environment (the library houses rare books), workers exercised particular care throughout this project. Scope included adding ...
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Genzyme | Sanofi: Clinical Trials Manufacturing & Clinical Fill Finish Facilities
Advanced Technology, Commissioning & Validation, Infrastructure
Genzyme | Sanofi, Clinical Trials Manufacturing & Clinical Fill Finish Facilities This preconstruction and construction project spanned three locations in two buildings on Genzyme’s Framingham campus. The Clinical Trial Manufacturing (CTM) space is designed to produce new drugs in a cGMP standardized facility, whereas the Clinical Fill Finish Facility (CF3) ...
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