Southside Regional Medical Center

Customer: Bovis Lend Lease

Architect: Gresham Smith Partners

Engineer: Gresham Smith Partners

Owner: Community Health Systems

Year Completed: 2008

Area: 420,000 SF

Market: Commercial

Sector: Healthcare

Contract Amount: $30.5M


For this 420,000 SF Regional Medical Center, ACI served as HVAC, Plumbing, and Medical Gas Contractor. In addition, ACI worked closely with the Design team to help reduce costs, make suggestions for construction, and ensure adherence to the overall project schedule.

The mechanical system consisted of a 2400 ton chilled water plant, 6975 GPM cooling tower, and custom air handling units totaling 620,000 CFM. The hot water reheat system totaled 50,212 MBH.


  • Early Partnering/Design Assist
  • HVAC, Plumbing, and Medical Gas Scopes
  • 2400 Ton Chilled Water Plant
  • 6975 GPM Cooling Tower
  • 620,000 CFM
  • 50,212 MBH – hot water reheat system
  • Custom Air Handling Units