Novant Health Charlotte Orthopedic Hospital

Hospital Renovation & Addition


Charlotte, NC

Completed in 2017

$67 Million construction value

89,500 square feet

  • The three-story replacement hospital consists of 7 Operating Rooms, 32 Exam Rooms, New Sterile Processing and Distribution Center, Physical Therapy Gymnasium, New Pre-Op/Post-Op and PACU area.  The existing facility remained in service throughout the construction phase and phasing was an integral part of the design.
  • The project incorporated a new Central Energy Plant which included hot water boilers, 3 new 250-ton roof mounted air-cooled chillers, a new heating hot water loop and a primary/secondary chilled water loop incorporating variable speed drives on the primary and secondary pumps.  Custom air handling units, two emergency generators, and a fire suppression and fire alarm system were also included in the design.
  • Charlotte Engineers produced complete coordination/installation drawings for the entire project including; architectural, structural, civil, mechanical, electrical, plumbing and fire protection engineering.
  • Due to a strong focus on teamwork and communication, the project was completed on schedule and $600,000 under budget.  The entire project team considered the project to be a success.  At the grand opening ceremony, all the project team members were recognized for their contribution.