Norton Women’s and Kosair Children’s Hospital

Norton Women's and Kosair Children's Hospital

Project Description

After completion of construction in August 2008, Locust Grove Elementary School was the most technologically advanced and eco-friendly education facility in Kentucky. This facility scored a 99 out of 100 from the US Environmental Protection Agencies ENERGY STAR rating system.Construction consisted of a 93,000 sq. ft. new school, located on a green field site in Oldham County, KY. The facility includes a gymnasium, cafeteria, library and media center, stage, administration offices, 37 “intelligent classrooms,” exterior playground area, parking, amphitheater and mechanical mezzanine. The school holds 700+ students.

Project Unique Characteristics:

  • Intelligent classrooms containing smart board, automatic lighting, sound system and microphones.
  • Geothermal system with over 147 geothermal wells.
  • Full mechanical mezzanines above first floor corridors, allowing full access to mechanical equipment without disturbing the classrooms.
  • Four skylights to provide natural lighting.
  • Amphitheater to allow teachers to have class outside.
  • Completion of project within 15 months, despite extreme weather conditions

PROJECT DURATION
September 2012 – March 2015

PROJECT VALUE
$74 Million

CONTRACT TYPE
CM at Risk

SERVICES PROVIDED
Preconstruction Services
Construction Estimates
Constructability Reviews
Coordination Meetings
Value Engineering
Subcontractor Pre-Qualification
Existing Conditions Verification
Phasing Coordination
Construction Services
Budget Management
Schedule Management
Progress Meetings
Change order Meetings
Quality Control
Coordination with Local Governing Boards

ARCHITECT CONTACT
Anita Linney-Isaacson AIA, LEED-AP
Associate Principal & Senior VP
Dallas, TX

R. Alan Laughlin, AIA, LEED-AP, Principal
LMH Architecture, LLC
Louisville, KY
502.581.0570

CLIENT CONTACT
Charlotte Ispan
Norton Healthcare, St Matthews Campus
Louisville KY
502.893.1000