Renovate Building 19

800 Zorn Ave, Louisville, KY 40206
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Robley Rex VA Medical Center, Louisville, KY
Contract Number:
Client: Department of Veterans Affairs
Award Date: 
March 19, 2015
March 11, 2016

Semper Tek, Inc. served as the prime contractor on this federal renovation project for the Department of Veterans Affairs. The Renovate Building 19 project was the complete renovation of 5,000 S.F. hospital research building. The building was unoccupied during the construction; however, this building is directly next door to the very busy entrance to the hospital. It was essential that safety protocols were strictly adhered to and enforced. Construction was performed in two phases. Phase One (1) included the demolition of the existing interior structures and the existing envelope. Phase Two (2) included the new construction,mechanicals, and interior finishes.

New work on this project included:

      • Installation and connections of new HVAC mechanical systems
      • Upgrading and installing new electrical systems
      • Upgrading and installation of fire suppression systems
      • Masonry
      • Drywall
      • Painting
      • Installation of new windows
      • Doors and hardware
      • New toilet and bathroom fixtures
      • Lighting
      • Installation of new cabinets
      • Installation of lab equipment
      • Roofing
      • Improvements to the elevator shaft
      • Installation of a new elevator
      • Complete upgrade to the mechanical room including the installation and labeling of all pipes
      •  New sidewalks and entry ramps

Semper Tek, Inc. self performed 32% of the work on this project.