Facility Assessment:
Indian Health Service and Central Valley Indian Health, Inc.

Indian Health Service Facility
  • Location: Clovis, California
  • Size: 17,460 sf
  • Assessment Team Leader: Blackbird Associates

With direction from the California office of the Indian Health Service, Blackbird Associates and Glumac International conducted a facility study addressing the following issues:

  • Code compliance
  • Accessibility compliance
  • Comfort and appearance
  • Energy savings opportunities

The result of this study was a renovation project to upgrade the facility according to the clinic's selected list of recommendations. This renovation design and documentation is in process by the same design team.

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Medical Center Doors Evaluation:
University of California Davis Medical Center

UC Davis Medical Center
  • Location: Sacramento, California
  • Size: 1500 doors
  • Cost: $500,000
  • Architect: Blackbird Associates

This project required Blackbird Associates to survey, evaluate and correct non-complying door and frame assemblies in preparation for the JCAHO survey. The project included the creation of a comprehensive database of existing door and hardware conditions as well as complete working drawings to correct deficiencies.

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Medical Office Building Fire and Life Safety Upgrade:
Mercy San Juan Medical Center

Mercy San Juan Medical Center
  • Location: Carmichael, California
  • Size: 32,000 sf
  • Cost: $413,000
  • Architect: Blackbird Associates

This project focused on solving maintenance, code compliance and accessibility issues. Blackbird Associates designed solutions for the four-story medical office building, built in 1966, consisting of both cosmetic and life safety upgrades. The hospital's engineering department was our client for this project.

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