Penn Medicine Rhoads Building Cooling Tower Replacement

Philadelphia, PA, USA
Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing
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TLC is serving as the engineer for the replacement of three rooftop cooling towers due to a recent equipment failure. Replacement constituted an emergency project with a critical construction schedule for facility operations.


TLC’s scope of work includes:

  • Reviewing and documenting existing dunnage conditions
  • Consulting with the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania regarding size, weight, and support of towers
  • Responding to RFIs and conducting site visits during construction
  • Providing design documents and an early release package for mechanical equipment in accordance with the accelerated project schedule
  • Assisting with information gathering required for the facility’s insurance claim for the original equipment failure