Healthcare: NEW TRAUMA/SKY TOWER, UNIVERSITY HEALTH SYSTEM, SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS

  • University Hospital Capital Improvements

NEW TRAUMA/SKY TOWER, UNIVERSITY HEALTH SYSTEM, SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS

This project expanded the existing University Health System (UHS) campus in the South Texas Medical Center, to a 1.1-million SF area, 14-story, 713-bed facility. A new trauma tower with an expanded emergency center and surgical capacity was built beneath new inpatient rooms. ** This project is seeking Gold LEED Certification.

This state-of-the-art hospital facility includes:

  • Expanded Emergency Center (84 beds)
  • Two floors of surgical suites (35 total operating rooms)
  • 420 new private inpatient hospital rooms some with private courtyards and the capability to be converted to suites (for a total of 716 rooms)
  • Convenient room service for patient meals
  • Advanced technology throughout
  • Three rooftop gardens to provide respite for patients, visitors & staff
  • Comfortable areas for families to gather
  • First floor Marketplace
  • Intuitive way-finding

Click here to read the case study

Services: STRUCTURAL AND CIVIL ENGINEERING

Cost: $528 Million

SF/Floors: 1.1 M SF

Dedicated to delivering quality structural and civil engineering services that bring architectural visions to life. At IES, we are always learning and always improving. Some things, however, will never change: our high standards, our core values, and our commitment to our clients and the community.