2 Million Sq. Ft.
Parkland Hospital includes a 17 story Acute Care Tower, Outpatient Center, WISH (Women and Infants Specialty Hospital), Administrative Center, and Central Utility Plant. The top 8 floors of the Acute Tower bridge 120' and cantilever 60' beyond the supporting 9-story WISH building below. This is accomplished with a system of 30'-deep post-tensioned transfer walls/girders. These elements were designed to be stressed in 8 stages as the structure above is constructed.
Architect: HDR + Corgan
Joint Engineer: AG&E | Datum Gojer
2016 Concrete Reinforcing Steel Institute
CRSI HONORS Design & Construction Awards
National Post-Tensioning Institute Project Awards
Award of Excellence