VERTEX is serving as the surety’s on-site management for the completion of the $3.5M VA hospital intensive care unit renovation construction project in Roseburg, Oregon. VERTEX came under contract in the middle of construction for the design/build project, replacing the original general contractor. After the takeover agreement was executed, drawing files were transmitted to VERTEX, who then mobilized in December 2014 with subcontractor contracts.
The renovation includes a complete slab to slab non-structural demolition of all interior walls including cabinetry and casework, suspended acoustic tile ceilings, gypsum board, cement plaster ceilings, flooring, and any additional items down to the concrete deck.
The renovated space will include: telemetry rooms to allow the nursing staff to continuously and remotely monitor each patient’s vital signs from a Patient Observation Station; isolation rooms; bariatric rooms patient rooms equipped with a new patient bedside unit and patient lift system; storage rooms; charting stations; waiting room; and office space.
VERTEX’s services include: subcontractor bid analysis, schedule development, submittal preparation, coordination of trades, RFI submittal, on-site supervision, closeout transmittal preparation such as operation and maintenance manuals, warranty documentation, as-built drawings, certifications, and commissioning reports. VERTEX’s services also include: change order request processing, payment application processing, and payment requisition processing. VERTEX also ensures all life/safety protocols are adhered to by all trades.
Nearly 40 different trades, services, and suppliers have been contracted with to complete the scope of work.