The new UW Health East Side Campus project is located at the American Center on a 42 acre lot. The project consists of a 486,000 square foot building in three wings and a Central Utility Plant. The West Wing includes two 28 bed in patient floors, 1 shelled in patient floor and 40 Universal Care Center rooms of which 4 are shelled. The Center Wing includes two floors of clinical exam rooms. The East Wing includes the wellness/fitness area, lap and therapy pools, occupational and physical therapies with Sports Medicine and indoor track. The site includes a parking structure for 267 vehicles and 833 stalls in the surface parking lots. Construction began in March of 2013 with final completion in Spring of 2015.
Fickett is providing structural shop and field steel inspection for the new 486,000 square foot facility including non-destructive testing (Ultrasonic and Magnetic Particle examination) visual inspection of welded connections, visual examination of pre-cast panel installation and testing of high strength bolting.