Lighthouse Electric | United Hospital Center
Lighthouse Electric | United Hospital Center

United Hospital Center

From Ground Breaking to Occupation in 36 Months

United Hospital of Clarksburg, West Virginia is a $300 Million, 130-acre campus project built from the ground up. At 55% larger than the structure that it replaced, and with a design that takes into consideration the logical flow of a patient from admission to discharge.

The new hospital serves the community’s needs today and well into the future.

United Hospital
Gresham, Smith and Partners
Balfour Beatty
Lighthouse Electric Company, Inc.

Lighthouse Electric | United Hospital | Main Nurses Station
Main Nurses Station in the PACU

Lighthouse Electric became involved in the project years before the ground breaking, assisting in project planning by working with the design and pre-construction teams to provide cost estimates and value engineering services.

Lighthouse Electric | United Hospital | Nursing Station in the ICU
Nursing Station in the ICU

Photo showing the main nurse station in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU). Large sliding glass doors provide access and privacy to the patient care area.

Lighthouse Electric | United Hospital | State of the Art Operating Room
State of the Art Operating Room

The new United Hospital is a 700,000 square foot, 10-story structure with 300 patient rooms, 12 operating rooms, 2 linear accelerator rooms, 2 trauma rooms, 1 special procedure room, 1 cath lab room, 40 pre-exam rooms, 2 MRI rooms and 4 flouro rooms.

Lighthouse Electric | United Hospital | Patient Room
Patient Room

Typical patient room setup with a horizontal headwall unit that Lighthouse coordinated, purchased and installed.

Lighthouse Electric | United Hospital | Cafeteria Seating
Cafeteria Seating Area

Architectural lighting was used throughout to give it a bright energetic feeling.

Lighthouse Electric | United Hospital | Cummins 2250 kw Generators
Two of the Three Cummins 2250 kw Generators

Lighthouse installed (3) 2250 kW Cummins generators with accompanying paralleling gear, (6) 3000 KVA 15kv to 480V unit substations and 380 branch sub panels.

Lighthouse Electric | United Hospital | Continuous Power
Systems Designed for Continuous Power

The Lighthouse designers and field supervisors coordinated and installed (48) 4" conduits that began in the basement data center, ran redundant risers up through the building and interconnected data closets on each floor.

Lighthouse Electric | United Hospital | Survivability and Backup
Survivability and Backup

1 of 3 6000 KVA Cutler Hammer VPI "Main-Tie-Main" line-ups. This design allowed for survivability and backup in the event of an isolated service power loss.