SHMC at RiverBend: Special Inspection & Testing

Springfield, Oregon
Client: 
Peace Health 
Size: 
1,160,000 SF 
(campus 2 million SF)
Valuation: 
$420 M 
(campus $600 M)
Scope of Service: 
Code Consulting 
Pre-Planning 
Quality Assurance, Special Inspection & Materials Testing 
Plan Review 
(client: City of Springfield)
Inspections 
(client: City of Springfield)
Project Coordination 
(client: City of Springfield)
Project Highlights and Specifications: 

Dates of Service: 2005 – 2009

Services provided to full campus – with highlights including:

  • A 4-story parking structure and a 6-story parking structure. Both structures were post-tension concrete
  • Hospital/OHVI structure consisted of over 80k cubic yards of reinforced concrete
  • Clair provided an on-site accredited testing laboratory
  • Clair utilized their staff of local, multi-certified inspectors and testing technicians

Please see the portfolio page Sacred Heart Medical Center at RiverBend, Client: PeaceHealth to view scopes of work for this project that were provided to the Owner (Code Consulting and Pre-Planning)

Project Description: 

The Sacred Heart Medical Center is located at the RiverBend campus in
Springfield, Oregon.

This greenfield project consisted of the construction of a state of the art hospital campus, including an 800,000 SF, 500-bed hospital, 360,000 SF – six-story OHVI, attached medical buildings, parking structures, free-standing central utility plant and an off-street path
system.

Clair supported PeaceHealth by providing high quality special inspection & material testing, and quality assurance services over the duration of the new campus construction.

Please see the portfolio page Sacred Heart Medical Center at RiverBend, Client: City of Springfield to view scopes of work for this project that were provided to the City (building plan review, inspections, and project coordination)

Scope of Services: 

Special Inspection & Materials Testing

  • Reinforcing Steel
  • Reinforcing Concrete
  • Adhesive/Expansion Anchors
  • Soils Compaction
  • Structural Masonry
  • Precast Concrete
  • Structural Steel Erection
  • Structural Steel Fabrication
  • Spray Applied Fire Resistive Materials
  • Seismic Restraint Systems – Ceiling Grids and MEP
  • Ultrasonic Testing of Welds

Quality Assurance

  • Roofing Quality Assurance
  • Exterior Membrane QA
  • Waterproofing QA
  • Floor Flatness Profiling
  • Paint Specification & Thickness
  • Evaluation