• Client: University of Nebraska at Kearney
  • Location: Kearney, Nebraska
  • Area: 48,500 GSF

The University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC) College of Nursing expanded its programs at the University of Nebraska at Kearney campus. This new facility provides opportunities for inter-professional learning experiences preparing students for careers in rural primary care, new models for acute and critical care and community-based care. Program spaces include classrooms, labs, simulation suites, exam rooms, and musculoskeletal, rehabilitation, and energized labs.

Project highlights:

  • The building is heated by a steam-to-water heat exchanger.
  • The general air handling units are draw-thru type with 30% efficient pre-filters and 85% efficient filters, outdoor air economizer, air blender, and heating and cooling coils.
  • The building electrical system was provided with emergency diesel or natural gas engine generator backup system.