Southland Industries Awarded Proton Therapy Center at Sibley Memorial Hospital

Friday, May 29, 2015 - 16:30

Dulles, VA

Southland Industries, one of the nation’s largest MEP building systems experts providing engineering, construction, service and energy service solutions, was recently awarded the Proton Center at Sibley Memorial Hospital in Washington, DC. In addition to Southland, the design-assist project team includes VOA Associates, Brasfield and Gorrie, and MC Dean.

Totaling 80,000 square feet, the new three-story proton therapy center will include a number of outpatient treatment, clinical and general exam rooms, as well as an imaging department with MRI and CT suites among the proton therapy space.  Southland will provide services such as sheet metal, HVAC piping, plumbing, various medical gases including nitrogen, oxygen, and instrument air, and process cooling water for proton therapy equipment. Additionally, Southland’s scope of work will incorporate upgrades of the current central utility plant to utilize existing chilled water and high-pressure steam systems.

With a goal of LEED Silver certification, the project is currently in design. The construction phase is expected to commence in August 2016 and conclude in June 2019.  

About Southland

Founded in 1949, Southland Industries is one of the nation's largest MEP building systems experts providing innovative yet practical solutions through a holistic approach to building performance. Advocating a design-build-maintain model, Southland specializes in the design, construction, and service of mechanical, plumbing, fire protection, process piping, automation and controls systems, as well as comprehensive energy services needs. Offering standalone services as well as integrated solutions, Southland’s in-house experts remain connected, sharing knowledge and information in order to produce the results that have earned Southland its unmatched reputation as one of the top design-builders in the nation. As a company that has always prided itself on innovation and collaboration, Southland continues to pave the way as an industry leader in sustainability and energy efficiency so as to improve the way buildings are designed, built, and maintained. For information, please visit southlandind.com.
 

Media Contact: Dan Navarrete, Vice President, Marketing and Communications

703-834-5570 • DNavarrete@southlandind.com