ClientNorthShore University HealthSystem
Architect/DesignerInterwork Architects Inc.
Property Manager/Owner's RepIntegrated Facilities Solutions (IFS)
Building NameNorthShore Niles MOB
Project Duration9.5 months
Size34,000 sf, 2 stories
Neighborhood Medical Office Building specializes in immediate care, pediatrics, internal medicine and obstetrics, bringing the care centers into the neighborhood.
Integrated Project Delivery Comes to Illinois
Power joined partners – Integrated Facilities Solutions, InterWork Architects, Primera Engineers, Dickerson Engineering and NorthShore – in signing one of the first Integrated Form of Agreement (IFOA) contracts in the state of Illinois. Contractual commitments of the integrated team included:
- Reducing RFIs and a turnaround time of three working days
- Eliminating waste through prefabrication and reduced effort of installation
- Maintaining the target value budget
- Ensuring zero lost time incidents for the project
Creative Schedule Management Through IPD Techniques
Collaborative pull-planning provided project completion two weeks early, despite the addition of the second story which required a second set of Village permits.