Veteran's Administration


Shambaugh & Son, L.P.


St. Joseph Medical Center

Services Provided

  • Mechanical
View inside the boiler equipment replaced at the Veterans Administration facility

Value Delivered

Shambaugh was able to complete the boiler installation while allowing the boiler plant to remain open and functional. Shambaugh also completed the project on time, ensuring no extra costs were incurred because of equipment delays or plant shutdowns.

Client Objectives

The Veterans Affairs Administration facility in Marion, Indiana, needed complete boiler replacement services.

Scope of Services

HVAC services included:

  • Removal of the existing boiler controls on three 900-HP steam boilers
  • Fabrication of new boiler panels that included Fireye burner management controls and Hays-Cleveland combustion controls
  • Installation of a new gas detection system for the boiler plant and new gas piping to the boilers

Client Background

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs operates the nation’s largest integrated health care system, with more than 1,700 hospitals, clinics, community living centers, domiciliaries, readjustment counseling centers, and other facilities.