Overlake Medical Office Building and Parking Garage

Swedish Medical Center SE Tower
April 28, 2017
Veterans Affairs Hospital MRI Addition
April 28, 2017
Location: Bellevue, Washington

This $54 million project at the Overlake Medical Hospital involved a major addition which included a six-story medical office building and a parking garage. The medical office tower contains services such as an ambulatory care center, a cancer center, a pharmacy and a children’s hospital specialties clinic.

ORA was engaged to provide complete structural inspection and materials testing services for the project over the duration of approximately one and a half years. This project also required a full-time resident inspector.

Testing and inspection services performed by ORA include:
  • Excavation
  • Fill operations
  • Tieback grouting
  • Stressing of tiebacks
  • Reinforced concrete
  • Installation, stressing, and elongation of post-tension tendons
  • Epoxy grouting
  • Spray-applied fireproofing
  • Dry pack grout
  • Precast erection
  • Structural steel erection to include welding and steel decking