Brookdale Hospital Medical Center
Fifth Floor Intensive Care Unit Renovation
One Brooklyn Health System (OBHS) renovated the Intensive Care Unit located on the fifth floor of the CHC Building. The project encompassed the renovation of 22, 334 Square foot into a 33 bed ICU, relocate the 26-beds in the existing "ward-style" ICU to the new unit and converting 7 unused Med Surge beds to 7 ICU beds in the new unit. Scope of work entails the installtion of new air handling unit and vairiable air volume systems, exhaust systems, electrical distribution, lighting controls, fire life safety layout, medical gas systems and corresponding automatic controls. DM Engineers served as the commissioning agent for the project.
Our commissioning services included the review of the conceptual design, through construction drawing development and subsequently, support during the construction phase. Key tasks carried out during the Construction Phase include but were not limited to developing the Commissioning Plan, submittals reviews, construction checklists, observation of installation and startup Functional test writing and test execution (including TAB verification), MEP deficiency/Issue log management, O&M manual review and training review and leading commissioning meetings throughout the project.
Commissied equipment include a 27,000 CFM air handling unit, dedicated humidifier, isolation room fans, variable air volume boxes, nornal and emergency power, medical gases and required plumbing services for each patient room and specialty areas.