Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital

Lafayette. LA


  • Size: 370,000 Square Feet
  • Construction Cost: $21 Million
  • Services: Electrical Construction
  • Completion Date: 2011

Project Description:

Bernhard EP Breaux provided construction services for the installation of the complete electrical scope of work for a 6-story, 370,000-square-foot medical center in Lafayette, Louisiana. The work included medium-voltage normal and emergency power distribution systems, two 2250 KW generators and associated paralleling gear, and two 225-KVA UPS systems and associated UPS paralleling distribution equipment. The hospital has state-of-the-art lighting control systems, high-efficiency lighting fixtures throughout the facility, small power and mechanical equipment services, a fire alarm system, and raceways for all special systems such as Nurse Call, Code Blue, Access Control, and CCTV.

The replacement hospital contains a new Data Center for the collection and storage of all hospital records and data requirements. The Data Center is serviced via two 500 KVA power distribution units. The electrical scope of work also included services to all Data Center mechanical systems including chillers, CRAC units, air dandling units, pumps and other miscellaneous HVAC items.