Norwegian American Hospital-Interior Transformation

Norwegian American Hospital is a 120-year-old hospital in Chicago’s Humboldt Park neighborhood. Originally constructed of masonry bearing walls and clay tile floors, the hospital has undergone numerous renovations to expand and reimagine its space, improve patient care, and keep up with the frequent changes and updates required of modern healthcare facilities. During this renovation, the… Read More

Max Smart Super Specialty Hospital

BASE completed preliminary design studies for a major expansion to Max Health Group’s existing medical center located in Saket, in the heart of South Delhi, India. The site is situated in the middle of a congested urban neighborhood and the plans include adding 1,200 beds to the existing 500-bed facility including 300 beds dedicated to… Read More

Richland County High School Addition

This 50,000 SF addition to the original high school that opened in 1952 provides a much-needed modernization that improves school safety, security, and accessibility. The addition includes a new gymnasium, theater, concessions area, band and orchestra rooms, cafeteria, commons area, and classrooms. The design was catered to allow the school to remain open throughout construction… Read More

Pierce Terrace Elem School

This $32 million competitively awarded design-build facility replaces the existing Pierce Terrace School at Fort Jackson in South Carolina and meets the Department of Defense Education Activity’s criteria for “21st Century School Design” featuring clear span construction methods to allow easier reconfiguration to meet future educational needs. The 77,000 SF school building consists of insulated… Read More

The Queen’s Medical Center West Campus – New Parking Structure

Design-build of an open parking structure located on the current campus of Queens Medical Center West. The freestanding, eight-story, 180,000 GSF garage includes approximately 518 parking stalls. The structural system is cast-in-place concrete using a long-span post-tensioned garage beam system supported on isolated spread and mat foundations. BASE worked with the design-build contractor to create… Read More

Atherton Residential Life Innovation & Entrepreneurship Center

This competitively awarded design-build project is situated on a parcel that is the former site of the Atherton YMCA with the purpose to provide an integrated, live, learn, work, innovation center. A portion of the historic Charles Atherton House will remain and house the innovation center, incubator spaces, classrooms, offices and retail space. The Mary… Read More

University of Hawaii Frear Hall Dormitory

This competitively awarded design-build, 197,000 SF, 810-bed dormitory is located on the University of Hawaii at Manoa campus and includes two student lounges and features suite-style accommodations with a maximum of four students per suite in single and double rooms with shared compartmented baths. Functional spaces include a social lounge, fitness center, game room, vending… Read More

Hawaii State Hospital – New Patient Facility

This competitively awarded design-build, 144-bed (approx. 170,000 GSF) secured psychiatric facility includes patient care units, rehabilitation mall, building support, office spaces, and a standalone central utility plant. The structure is a hybrid precast and cast-in-place superstructure that required a fully-collaborative (BIM enhanced) effort with the design team, contractor, precaster, and MEP subcontractors throughout the entire… Read More

Okkodo High School

This 69,000 SF expansion of Okkodo High School included new classrooms, laboratories, dining area, work and administrative rooms, a standalone culinary arts building, and a 1,500 SF field house. Construction for this design-assist project consisted of cast-in-place (CIP) concrete load-bearing walls supporting precast, prestressed double tees with CIP topping. In the dining area precast, prestressed… Read More

Guam Regional Medical City

This 260,000 SF, 130-bed state-of-the-art hospital includes 15 dedicated emergency beds, 15 intensive care rooms, eight surgery rooms, a birthing center and a neonatal care unit. It is five stories tall with a partial basement at one end. BASE investigated various systems for the primary structural framing including cast-in-place concrete, structural steel and precast concrete…. Read More