Exempla Saint Joseph Hospital Heritage Project

Denver, CO

Video featuring the prefabrication process

U.S. Engineering was a key partner in the successful completion of this project, and the company was featured in Mortenson Construction’s video (also see the infographic at the end of this page):

Mortenson Prefab – Faster, Better, Smarter Prefab Construction


Exempla Healthcare


Mortenson Construction

Square Feet

865,500 total | 21,000  CUP | 306,900 parking garage

The Exempla Saint Joseph Heritage replacement hospital is one of the largest non-profit hospitals in the region. Standing eight-stories high, the hospital consists of 350 patient rooms, 24 operating rooms, pharmacy and lab areas, and office space. U.S. Engineering’s multi-trade prefabrication capabilities are keystone to the success of this project by increasing safety due to the controlled fabrication environment, and accelerating the overall project completion.


  • preconstruction, BIM coordination and prefabrication
  • (3) 1,000 ton chillers
  • (3) 3,000 gpm/ 262,820 cfm cooling towers on roof
  • (3) 700 horse power dual fuel boilers
  • (2) 25,000 – gallon underground fuel tanks
  • (17) air handling units
  • med gas
  • two-story central plant
  • prefabricated 427 patient room headwalls


Mortenson Construction - Prefab Case Study [Infographic]

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