Brasfield & Gorrie Completes Patient Wing Center

February 17, 2012

Holdrege, Neb.— On Saturday, February 18, a celebration was held to debut the new Phelps Memorial Center Patient Wing.

Speakers at Saturday’s event included U.S. Senator Mike Johanns; Phelps Memorial Center CEO Mark Harrel; Phelps Memorial Center Board of Directors Vice President Charlie Reeser; and Holdrege Mayor Rick Jeffrey.

Brasfield & Gorrie, LLC, was the general contractor for the 25-bed patient wing and nursery addition. Johnson Johnson Crabtree Architects partnered with Brasfield & Gorrie’s Nashville office. The patient wing is the first completed phase of the project; the second phase of the project will begin on March 5. That phase will include renovations, a surgery suite addition, and a new central energy plant. The $16 million project, which will total 49,875 sq ft, is expected to be completed in December of this year.

Brasfield & Gorrie is one of the nation’s largest privately held construction firms, providing general contracting, design-build, and construction management services for a wide variety of markets, including healthcare, commercial, institutional, federal, municipal, industrial, and wastewater treatment. We serve clients from offices in Atlanta and Columbus, Georgia; Birmingham, Alabama; Dallas, Texas; Jacksonville and Orlando, Florida; Nashville, Tennessee; and Raleigh, North Carolina. Brasfield & Gorrie has approximately 2,400 employees, and its 2011 revenues were $1.7 billion. Engineering News-Record ranks Brasfield & Gorrie 28th among the nation’s “Top 400 Contractors” for 2011.