Construction is complete on Penn State Health Lancaster Medical Center!
New acute care hospital welcome patients this fall.
Construction of the new Penn State Health Lancaster Medical Center in East Hempfield Township is complete, clearing the way for staff to prepare the 132-bed, acute care hospital to welcome its first patients this fall. “We are committed to providing the Lancaster community with world-class primary, specialty and acute care, closer to home where it’s most convenient for them,” said Joe Frank, Penn State Health East Region hospital president.
The Witmer Group provided both masonry and waterproofing related services on the Penn State Lancaster Medical Center. The masonry scope included masonry veneer for 350,000+ square feet, 60,000 sf two-story medical arts building and CMU walls within the parking structure, 395,000 norman brick, 80,000 sf of foil-faced polyisocyanurate insulation, and 6,700 standard gray CMU. The waterproofing and caulking scope included 85,555 square feet of Carlisle Coatings and Waterproofing’s Fire Resist 705 FRA, 6,389 linear feet of Pecora Corporations 890NST, and furnish and install 247 linear feet of Sika Emseal’s – 2”, 2.5” and 6” Seismic Colorseal. The Witmer Group provided highly skilled, talented, and resourceful crews who could quickly adapt to diverse challenges while satisfying safety, productivity, and quality.
The Lancaster Medical Center will enhance an already vibrant network of primary and specialty care providers across Lancaster County. Expanding this footprint will help ensure residents of these communities have access, quality, and choice of care as close to home as possible.
Thank you to all our incredible partners, Foreman Dean and Ryan, and the whole Witmer team for collaborating and creating a remarkable piece of artwork, withstanding the test of time, as a prominent milestone in healthcare.
Photos Taken in May 2022 by our friends at the Burgard Agency.