Rocky Vista University Medical University – Ivins, Utah
To support Rocky Vista University’s mission to provide Southern Utah with exceptional learning experiences, BCER provided Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing Consulting Services for the new Medical School Classroom and Lab building. This two-level, 107,000-sf, $24,000,000 teaching facility includes Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine (OMM) labs, research labs, anatomy labs, anatomy/cadaver preparation labs, cadaver storage, classrooms, lecture auditoriums, offices, lounges, a library, loading dock/receiving area, and locker rooms. This facility is heated and cooled with rooftop units including a make-up unit equipped with heat recovery to minimize utility costs. A gas-fired generator has been provided to maintain power to mission-critical equipment/spaces during loss of commercial power. The facility is illuminated with LED lights to offer light color, control, and operating costs that match RVU’s leading-edge program.