Dupont Hospital Expansion


Shambaugh & Son, L.P.


Dupont Hospital

Services Provided

  • Building Automation
  • Electrical
  • Fire Protection
  • Mechanical
  • Plumbing
Entrance view of the Dupont Hospital Fort Wayne location

Client Objectives

Dupont Hospital needed to expand their existing facility to include a new 78,000-square-foot, 3-floor addition to the hospital. The new addition contains a new surgery center, a pre- and post-operation room and ICU, medical/surgical, administration, chiller room and multiple interior renovations.

Scope of Services

Shambaugh performed the mechanical, electrical, plumbing, fire protection, and temperature control services on a single source, combination mechanical, electrical, plumbing (MEP) basis.


Shambaugh's facilities services scope of work included:

  • New 750-ton chiller system to interface with existing system
  • New cooling tower
  • Five new air handling units and retrofit of existing HVAC systems
  • New HVAC piping installation
  • Replacement of two existing cooling towers with new ones
  • New medical gas systems and plumbing installation
  • Installation of electrical power and lighting
  • New emergency service power systems for critical equipment and life safety
  • Fire alarm system
  • Wet sprinkler fire protection
  • Building Automation System (BAS) with complete DDC installation
  • New web based automated temperature control (ATC) tied into owner’s ethernet installation