Completion Date: Phase 1, seventh floor unit, October 2012; Phase 2, sixth floor unit, April 2013

Owner: University of Minnesota Amplatz Children’s Hospital

Architecture: BWBR

Interior design: BWBR

Contracting: RJM Construction

Engineering: Dunham (MEP); VTI Security (low voltage)

Total building area: 31,300 sq. ft.

Total construction cost: $8 million (includes re-commissioning a therapy pool and creation of outdoor play area)

Cost/sq. ft.:  $224 (excludes costs for pool and play area)



Art/pictures: McGrill Art; GlassArt Design (lobby feature wall)

AV equipment/electronics/software: Alpha Video

Carpet/flooring: Forbo

Ceiling/wall systems: Acoustigreen

Doors/locks/hardware: Marshfield (doors); Schlage, LCN, Securitron, Von Duprin (hardware, locks, and security)

Fabric/textiles: CF Stinson

Furniture – seating/casegoods: Weiland, Krug, Trendway

Handrails/wall guards: C/S Acrovyn

Lighting: Fail-Safe

Signage/wayfinding: Sign Source

Surfaces – solid/other: Corian, Formica, Nevamar; Wilsonart (chalkboard and marker board laminates)

Wallcoverings: Wolf Gordon

Other:  Aquatic Design Solutions (therapy pool)

For a before and after look at the renovation, please read Creating A Safe Haven For Behavioral Healthcare.