UACC - U of A Cancer Center

U of A Cancer Center

UACC - U of A Cancer Center

Project Description

General Contractor:  Hensel Phelps
Location:  Phoenix, AZ (Downtown)
Year Completed:  2015
Architect:  Zimmer Gunsul Frasca Architects LLC
Engineer:  Affiliated Engineers Inc.
Design Phase Services:  Design Assist / BIM-VDC / HVAC / Plumbing / Medical Gas
LEED:  GOLD (anticipated)

Hensel Phelps YouTube BIM fly through

The Highlights

Downtown Phoenix’s newest jewel, the University of Arizona Cancer Center, is scheduled for grand opening in 2015. This five-story 220,000 square foot building is located on the Phoenix Biomedical Campus. It is anticipated to receive LEED Gold Certification. This state of the art facility will offer comprehensive cancer treatment services including infusion, radiation oncology, diagnostic imaging, endoscopic and interventional radiology, a women’s center, specialized cancer clinics, patient wellness and support services, prevention health clinic, clinical laboratory space and other support spaces.

Bel-Aire Mechanical set up a collaborative workspace for the Design Team to complete the mechanical, plumbing and medical gas systems as well as BIM modeling and coordination. Early collaboration on the project allowed the entire team to maximize the benefits of BIM. The indoor environment is maintained by four large variable volume air handling units, four heating hot water condensing boilers, humidifiers, air terminal units with hot water reheat, various exhaust systems and three-hundred ninety eight active chilled beams for maximum comfort, efficiency and optimum performance. Chilled water is provided by district cooling. Plumbing and Medical Gas systems consists of domestic water booster pumping station, two natural gas water heaters with 500-gallon storage capacity, pumps and lift station, drinking fountains with remote chillers, duplex stacked medical air plant, duplex stacked medical vacuum plant, alarm panels, wall and boom outlets and liquid automatic changeover panel with high pressure reserve cylinders.

Banner Boswell

Banner Boswell

Banner Boswell
Banner Boswell

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Banner Boswell is a unique and ongoing project for Bel-Aire Mechanical

Bel-Aire Mechanical has for many years enjoyed a significant share of the high tech laboratories that have been built in the metropolitan Phoenix area.

Some of our pridefully completed projects include MD Anderson, Dignity Health Care (St. Joseph’s Hospital, Barrows Neurological Center, Banner Mesa, Banner Boswell, Banner Del E. Webb Hospital, Scottsdale Health Care, John C Lincoln Health Care and many others.

The location of Bel-Aire Mechanical is an integral advantage in maintaining a significant presence to our trade affiliates, vendors and subcontractors. A well established record of successfully completing laboratory projects on time and within the budget.

With the support of our local suppliers, vendors and subcontractors we have maintained a well established relationship. Many of which have worked with us since the first job we received. We understand the importance of supporting and utilizing local resources. All of our employees reside in the State of Arizona.