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Virtual Library Remodel

Posted by on Oct 6, 2014 in Design-Build, Projects | 0 comments

Virtual Library Remodel

This project was to reconfigure/remodel existing areas within the Library.  The work included: upgrade electrical to provide additional lighting, circuits and new four-plex receptacles /data jacks to accommodate new uses of the spaces; new equipment and furniture layout; new HVAC supply and return ducts; HVAC graphics changes and integration with remote monitoring system, relocate thermostats; new metal framed walls with sound deadening insulations; painting; flooring and cove base; modification of fire sprinkler system including relocation...

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Split Rooms for Mental Health

Posted by on Oct 6, 2014 in Design-Build, Projects | 0 comments

Split Rooms for Mental Health

Reconfigure/remodel three (3) rooms to create six (6) separate work spaces.  The work included:  metal framing; drywall; flooring; ceiling; lighting; HVAC; electrical; data; painting; fire sprinkler system modification; and new doors/frames/hardware.  This work was completed in three (3) phases to minimize disruption to normal operations and required compliance with Infection Control and Interim Life Safety measures. VA Medical Center, Grand Junction, CO VA259-12-C-0286...

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Site Prep for Dietetics Dishmachine

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Site Prep for Dietetics Dishmachine

Site preparation of the area for installation of a new VA supplied dishwashing machine.  Infection control was essential to the performance of this contract given the location of the work to environmentally sensitive adjacent areas of the operational medical center.  The existing 5 layers of flooring was removed to prep the concrete base for installation of new resinous epoxy flooring surface incorporating slip resistance materials.  Surrounding walls were prepped with 3/8” cement board and finished with reinforced fiberglass panels.  Other...

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Refeed ATS 4&7

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Refeed ATS 4&7

Correct deficiencies on the electrical distribution of the Out Patient Addition (OPA) of Building 1, all work to meet or exceed NFPA and VA specification standards.  Layout of electrical conduit was determined prior to the destructive procedures, off hour work and lock out/tag out were key components of the work.  The work included:  disconnect four (4) Automatic Transfer Switches (ATS) and reconnect to other ATS’s; install and connect new electrical conductor, conduit and accessories to panel through ATS’s at four (4) locations VA Medical...

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Remodel Prosthetics Mechanics Room

Posted by on Oct 6, 2014 in Design-Build, Projects, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Remodel Prosthetics Mechanics Room

Remodel areas of the 2nd Floor, Rehab Medicine rooms (2013-1, 2007-1, 2020-1). Room 2013-1 remodel included upgrades to the HVAC, electrical, IT/Data, lighting, new walls, painting, flooring, doors and cove base. This room also had special customization for the workspace including a compressed air and dust collection system, aluminum glass wall to segregate particle producing equipment, install new ventilation hood into exhaust air system with heat sensor integrated to NOTIFIER alarm system, provide and install new work benches, new 3-phase...

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Electrical Repairs

Posted by on Oct 6, 2014 in Design-Build, Projects | 0 comments

Electrical Repairs

Provide and install additional conductor on “A” phase of CAT Generator Plant Room 1235-1; remove and replace 400Amp in main switchgear room 1215-1 and rewire to maintain service integrity; provide preventive maintenance on all ceiling space electrical circuits’ junction boxes including reinstalling cover plates and recapping cable ends. VA Medical Center Grand Junction, CO...

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A-16 Frequency Controls

Posted by on Oct 6, 2014 in Design-Build, Projects | 0 comments

A-16 Frequency Controls

This project is to provide 2 variable frequency controllers at external locations for the A-16 Air Handling Unit on the 5th Floor of Building 1.  Work included conduit placement, enclosures, copper cabling, variable frequency controllers, signal connection, programming and integration with existing the Johnson Controls building management system. VA Medical Center, Grand Junction, Colorado VA259-13-C-0372...

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Remodel Oncology/Opthalmology

Posted by on Oct 6, 2014 in Design-Build, Projects | 0 comments

Remodel Oncology/Opthalmology

Remodel/reconfigure space to renovate space on the 5th Floor for Oncology/Ophthalmology services.  Demolition was inclusive of the existing space. New construction included installation of new HVAC system, upgrade of electrical, data, TV, fire alarm door holders, copper conductors to panel board, new metal framing, drywall, plumbing and sanitary for new hand lavatories, new doors and hardware, interior finishes, relocate/add quick response fire sprinkler heads in accordance with NFPA standards. VA Medical Center, Grand Junction, Colorado...

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Paint Dental Services

Posted by on Aug 14, 2013 in Design-Build | 0 comments

Paint Dental Services

Demolition and renovation of existing space within the Dental Services offices and provide new interior finishes to include casework, flooring, countertops, and lighting.  This project required phasing and necessary infection control procedures were followed to allow Dental Services to maintain operations. Grand Junction, CO Veterans Administration Medical Center VA259-13-C-0197,...

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Renovate 6th Floor VA Medical Center

Posted by on Aug 14, 2013 in Design-Build, Projects | 0 comments

Renovate 6th Floor VA Medical Center

Demolition of existing space, install new flooring, electrical, mechanical including new Air Handling Unit, plumbing and interior finishes for future administrative space. Grand Junction, CO Veterans Administration Medical Center VA259-13-C-0260, $1,160,000.00

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Relocate Joliet CBOC

Posted by on Nov 16, 2012 in Design-Build, Projects | 0 comments

Relocate Joliet CBOC

Renovate Bldg. #8 at the Silver Cross Hospital Complex to Relocate the Joliet Community Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC) to the new VA Outpatient facility. The work includes a full systems separation and partial building separation in addition to disconnection of utilities from Silver Cross Hospital, reconnection of freestanding services, installation of new remanufactured boiler plant, reconfiguration of existing curbing and restriping of parking spaces, refurbishment of site lighting and additional security features, creation of new interior...

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Replace Water Main and Valves

Posted by on Jul 19, 2012 in Design-Build | 0 comments

Replace Water Main and Valves

Hawk Contracting Group was awarded the Replace Water Main project at the Grand Junction VA Medical Center, replacing the water main serving Building 1 and various adjacent buildings. The project involves the replacement and upgrade of 3,220 feet of new 8-inch PVC waterline, 40 new valves and 5 fire hydrants. The work involves installation across a state highway and connection to the municipal water supply, general construction, alterations, roads, walks, grading, drainage, mechanical and electrical work, laboratory equipment, utility systems,...

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USS Arizona Memorial

Posted by on Jun 6, 2012 in Design-Build | 0 comments

USS Arizona Memorial

Hawk Contracting Group is pleased to have been selected by Pacific Historic Parks to perform the interior and exterior renovation and maintenance work at the USS Arizona Memorial. This is our second construction project on the Memorial and as a Service Disabled Veteran Owned company we are honored to provide our services to enhance the appearance and the visitor experience of the Memorial. The work of this contract consists of the labor, equipment and materials for the repair of concrete, terrazzo, railings, and the installation of new...

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Emergency Generator Replacement- VA Medical Center

Posted by on Mar 20, 2012 in Design-Build, Featured, Projects | 0 comments

Emergency Generator Replacement- VA Medical Center

The project was to provide a new 400Kw generator and four new Automatic Transfer Switches (ATS) to update the existing emergency electrical power system for the hospital. The work included the removal of the existing generator and an underground fuel storage tank, constructing a four sided EIFS finished concrete enclosure with all VA required security measures to house the new generator and fuel tank, replacement of four ATSs and the installation of the underground feeder lines from the generator into several different areas within the...

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Replace Air Handling Unit SPD A-15- VA Medical Center

Posted by on Mar 20, 2012 in Design-Build, Featured, Projects | 0 comments

Replace Air Handling Unit SPD A-15- VA Medical Center

This design-build construction project entailed the removal and replacement of the existing air handling unit and air distribution system of the Supply, Processing and Distribution Service. The project also replaced the transfer switch that provides emergency power to the equipment buss of Building 1’s power grid. Energy conservation equipment and concepts were integrated into the design. The existing ductwork had been in operation since 1981 and was replaced and reconnected to the existing system in stages. The areas serviced by this...

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Replace Liquid Oxygen System- VA Medical Center

Posted by on Mar 20, 2012 in Design-Build, Projects | 0 comments

Replace Liquid Oxygen System- VA Medical Center

For this project Hawk Contracting Group provided a new oxygen storage facility consisting of a construction plan for placing the new storage tanks, back up manifold systems, controls, and monitoring system. These were critical and required extensive coordination within the existing hospital. The project required all existing systems including the oxygen, electrical, and control systems to remain operational during the construction and commissioning of the project. Grand Junction, CO VA 259-C-0448 $577,601.00

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Upgrade Variable Air Volume (VAV) Controls- VA Medical Center

Posted by on Mar 20, 2012 in Design-Build, Projects | 0 comments

Upgrade Variable Air Volume (VAV) Controls- VA Medical Center

This project consisted of energy efficiency upgrades to the main wing of the Medical Center by replacing the control components of the existing HVAC system requiring extensive mechanical, electrical and control work performed alongside ongoing patient care and staff activities in a 24/7 working hospital requiring continual coordination with the VA medical and facilities personnel. Several of the hospital’s main piping systems, including the steam, chilled water, Glycol preheat, hot water supply, and return piping, had various retrofit work...

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Recreation / Surgery Building 37- VA Medical Center

Posted by on Mar 19, 2012 in Design-Build, Projects | 0 comments

Recreation / Surgery Building 37- VA Medical Center

The building site for a new construction project was in an area of the Medical Center campus that had been utilized for over 70 years for various temporary and permanent buildings and was riddled with utilities that had been installed underground with little or no recorded drawings. The construction began with site prep including carefully coordinated clearing and grubbing of the building pad followed by extensive machine and hand excavation and potholing for utility locates of the existing fire protection piping, domestic water piping,...

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Replace 5th Floor Air Handling Unit and Associated Ducts – VA Medical Center

Posted by on Mar 19, 2012 in Design-Build, Projects | 0 comments

Replace 5th Floor Air Handling Unit and Associated Ducts – VA Medical Center

This project required our design team to survey the HVAC system on the 5th floor, Building 1 and design a Variable Air Volume (VAV) system with electronic controls. The new Air Handler Unit (AHU) utilizes the existing connections for steam and chilled water.    Construction required the removal of the existing ductwork system and installation of a new system throughout. It also required the removal of asbestos board surrounding the interior surfaces of the radiator wells throughout the 5th floor along with removal of the perimeter steam...

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480 kW Generator Replacement – VA Medical Center

Posted by on Mar 19, 2012 in Design-Build, Featured, Projects | 1 comment

480 kW Generator Replacement – VA Medical Center

This project replaces and upgrades the existing Cummins 480 kW, 575 kVA diesel powered generator with a 1250 kW, 1360 kVA Cummins generator unit. The new generator system includes a monitored integral above ground diesel fuel tank. The scope of the work includes three new Automatic Transfer Switches and the removal of the existing 2000 gallon underground storage tank and piping.  The concrete foundation and sound/security enclosure is to support the new generator plant.  The space where the existing generator resided was refurbished as space...

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