Poole & Company Architects, LLC | UAB Spain Wallace Lab Automation

UAB Spain Wallace Lab Automation

Client: The University of Alabama at Birmingham Health System

Location: Birmingham, Alabama

Project Description:

The Lab Automation project was a multi-phased renovation of UAB Hospital’s core laboratory and processing center. The main focus of the project was the renovate the existing space to install and new automated Beckman Coulter laboratory line. The installation of the automated line increased productivity and intake ability of the hospital lab. The project included new mechanical and electrical systems, upgrades to the fire alarm and plumbing systems, architectural reconfigurations including new offices and storage spaces, and a partner project to upgrade infrastructure including a new air handling unit, emergency power upgrades, and expansion of the pneumatic tube stations.

Program Elements:

  • Laboratory
  • Phlebotomy
  • Offices
  • Air Handler upgrades