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Belvoir Community Hospital Project Developing Well
July 23, 2009

According to information available from the US Army Corps of EngineersĀ® Norfolk District, the $806.9 million Fort Belvoir Community Hospital Military Construction project, which began Nov. 8th, 2007, and is set for completion in spring of 2011, is developing well on schedule, said project team members. The Norfolk District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers manages the project’s construction phase, which is on an accelerated timeline as mandated by the 2005 Base Realignment and Closure (BRAC) authorization. Once completed, the Joint Task Force National Capital Region (Medical) will staff and equip the facility for subsequent operation.

HDR/Dewberry Joint Venture designed the project and the construction contractor is Turner-Gilbane Joint Venture. The 1.275,000 sq. ft. military construction project features a six-level community hospital, including medical administration areas. The design includes 120 in-patient beds, a 10-bed intensive care unit, a 10-bed behavioral health inpatient unit, a cancer center, an emergency department, a pharmacy, an operative services center with 10 operating rooms, diagnostic centers such as pathology and radiology, and modular clinic space dedicated to outpatient services.

For more information, visit the Belvoir New Vision website.


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