ANF Group, Inc. About to Complete the New Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital
Hollywood, Florida, June 1, 2011
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Though ANF Group has successfully completed a wide variety of commercial projects and provided general contracting services to hundreds of clients over their last 30 years in business, one of their most significant projects to date is the New Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital which is set to open its doors to the public July 21, 2011
The new four-story Children’s Hospital, located in Hollywood, Florida, showcases an overall theme of “Power of Play” with each floor presenting themes of Sports, Arts, Games and Dreams. The building contains a pediatric ambulatory and laboratory facility, family resource centers, surgical services, a 24-bed inpatient unit, pediatric imaging services, an outpatient hematology/oncology center and a 24-bed inpatient hematology/oncology unit. Connecting to the building is a new Central Energy Plant, which will provide full redundancy of electrical power for seven days in case of a natural disaster and an elevated fully-enclosed walkway joining the New Children’s Hospital and the existing children’s hospital facilities inside Memorial Regional Hospital. The facility is fully hurricane protected with impact windows and walls.
The Hospital will apply for Gold Leadership in Energy and Environment Design (LEED) Certification. It has been designed to include environmentally friendly features that will improve performance and efficiency in the use of water, energy and other resources.
ANF Group, Inc. is considered an industry leader in the commercial construction arena and has played a vital role in the highly specialized niche of healthcare construction in South Florida. ANF Group provides quality reconstruction, construction management, design-build, and general contracting services. Their expertise and attention to detail, passion for their work and executive involvement has resulted in them remaining one of the most prominent and respected general contractors in our community. They have built their outstanding reputation with hard work, by building lasting long-term relationships with their clients and by understanding the agility needed to adapt to the ever changing construction industry.
- Location: Hollywood, Florida
- Project Type: New Construction of a 4-Story Children’s Hospital with Central Energy Plant
- Gross Sq. Ft.: 183,000 GSF Hospital / 19,449 GSF Central Energy Plant
- Owner: Memorial Healthcare System
- General Contractor: ANF Group, Inc.
- Architect: Stanley Beaman & Sears
- MEP Engineers: Smith, Seckman & Reid
- Civil Engineers: Calvin, Giordano & Associates, Inc.
- Structural Engineers: Brill Rodriquez Salas & Associates
- Equipment Planning: Euthenics
- LEED Consultants: Saltz Michelson Architects