Tucson Medical Center Expansion

Pedestrian and vehicular bridges, road construction, building pads, parking lots, underground utilities (hot/chilled water lines) all while maintaining day-today hospital operations and emergency access.

Project Details

Location: City of Tucson, Pima County, Arizona
Construction Cost: $3.5 M
Owner: Tucson Medical Center
Project Delivery: DBB
Scope: Site work, earthwork, paving, underground drainage, structural concrete, and utilities

Project Recognition/Awards:

  • 2011 Outstanding Medium-Sized Project, presented by Arizona Public Works Association

Community Benefits

Improvements enhanced multi-modal access to critical locations within the hospital site.


  • Extensive coordination to maintain access and operations at the existing hospital during construction
  • Significant investigations into existing utility locations and resulting modifications in conjunction with site improvements
  • 20,911 square yards of asphalt paving
  • 6,444 linear feet of dry and wet utilities
  •  Single span box-beam bridge