Merrithew Hospital, MARTINEZ, CA
Electrical Services, Fire Alarm & Security Systems Installation
Project: Contra Costa Regional Health Care Facility (Formerly Merrithew Hospital)
General Contractor: Centex-Rodgers
Architect/Engineers: KMD Architects
Electrical Contract: $6,800,000.00
Description: This modern state-of-the-art public health care facility houses a hospital and clinics, that provide inpatient care, a women's center, and an emergency room facility. This 225 bed medical center rises six stories and is 315,000 square feet.
Contra Costa Electric performed the entire electrical services package inclusive of the fire alarm, nurse call, security, clock, paging and electrical power systems for normal, critical and emergency use. Confined working conditions were a special challenge demanding intense teaming and coordination among the trades and with G.E. Medical Systems, suppliers of the hospital's sophisticated high tech medical apparatus.