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  1. Construction Complete on USD Institute for Nursing Research – Time Lapse Video

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    Tile Medallion at USD Beyster Nursing Teaching Facility, design by ID StudiosConstruction is complete on the University of San Diego‘s Hahn School of Nursing and Health Science’s new Betty and Bob Beyster Institute for Nursing Research, Advanced Practice, and Simulation. Although classes started on August 24, the ribbon cutting ceremony was held on September 1.

     

    Check out this time lapse video created by DPR Construction taken during  construction.

    Construction highlights:

    Schedule:

    • Site preparation to relocate existing utilities started June 2014
    • First new building construction activity started September 2014
    • Initially projected substantial completion: 8/3/2015
    • Substantial completion / TCO from the City: 8/7/2015
    • Classes started 8/24/2015

    Budget:

    • With the hard work and creativity of the whole team $3M worth of value engineering was obtained to stay on budget

    Other Construction Highlights:

    • 51 drilled piers
    • 1,223 cubic yards of concrete poured
    • 27,000 units of CMU block
    • 168 tons of steel
    • 120,000 man-hours, over 1,000 craftsmen

    Thanks to Matt Pranzo of Mirror Mirror Digital Media for putting together the time lapse video.

    See also “ID Studios Awarded USD Beyster Institute For Nursing project” and  “USD Breaking Ground For $18 Million Nursing Research Facility

  2. ID Studios Awarded USD Beyster Institute For Nursing Project

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    ID Studios has been selected by the University of San Diego to provide Interior Design services for the Betty and Bob Beyster Institute for Nursing Research, Advanced Practice and Simulation. The Design and Executive Architect is gkkworks in association with The S/L/A/M Collaborative.

    The project is a three-story, 27,000 s.f. LEED gold building which will enable innovative clinical nursing research and the preparation of nurse scientists. It will also provide a premier Simulation and Standardized Patient Nursing Laboratory to prepare advanced practice for registered nurses.

    The first floor will house the Simulation and Standardized Patient Nursing Laboratory. The second floor provides multiple classrooms and a faculty suite with expandable classrooms. The third floor will be devoted to research and doctoral student education including the Kathryn S. Krause Doctoral Research Library and Study.

    Sally Brosz Hardin, dean of the nursing school said, “There is no other institute for nursing research of this kind in the United States. I am so grateful to Mrs. Beyster and the whole Beyster family. They understand the importance of nursing research and advanced practice for the future of healthcare for San Diego, for all of California and the country.”

    The ID Studios Team includes Deborah Elliott, Lori Hagen-Hulitt and Lesley Christensen.