« Green
Focus: New Construction


New Indiana Hospital Designed To Be Environmentally Friendly

Energy-efficient La Porte Hospital to include technological amenities

September 1, 2020

The new La Porte Hospital in La Porte, Ind., will be filled with the latest technological amenities and it also will be energy efficient and designed be environmentally friendly, according to an article on the Northwest Indiana Business Magazine website.

The new 200,000-square-foot, $125 million hospital will be Green Globes certified,.

The design includes a system to collect, infiltrate and filter the rainwater runoff into the subsoil.

The new hospital has also followed the LEED guidelines for air filtration.

Green Globes Certification is a function of The Green Building Initiative (GBI), which encourages credible and practical green building approaches for commercial and governmental construction, according to the GBI website.

Read the full NW Indiana Business article.

 

 




See the latest posts on our homepage Share

Topic Area: Architecture


Recent Posts
Recent Posts

Hospitals Safer for Patients in Last Decade


Safety improvements saved more than 16,000 lives over the 10-year period.

12/1/2022

Connected Medical Devices Accelerating Cyberattacks at Healthcare Facilities


Over 60 percent of healthcare cyberattacks impact patient data. 

12/1/2022

Baptist Health and Encompass Health Corp Propose New Rehabilitation Hospital


The hospital will allow for relocation of a 29-bed physical rehabilitation unit at Baptist Health Louisville.

12/1/2022

Furniture's Role in Healthcare Facilities


Managers are creating environments that support patient healing and ease the workload and physical strain on clinicians.

11/30/2022

Leveraging BIM To Streamline Healthcare Facility Renovations


At a surgery center in Florida, building information modeling technology drives collaboration and efficiency.

11/30/2022






FREE
NEWSLETTER

News & Updates • Webcast Alerts • Building Technologies

All fields are required.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.



You Might Like