Project Portfolio

Lean and IPD

Sutter General SMF Energy Center


Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento


Sacramento, CA


Ewing Cole

Year Complete



209,781 SF

Contract Type

Design, Bid, Build

Mechanical Contractor

Frank M. Booth, Inc.

Project Overview

Four-story medical office building with two levels below grade. The B-2 level houses the new state of the art central utility plant covering 25,000 SF.

Mechanical Highlights

  • Steam boilers equaling 2000 hp producing 6,400,000 BTUH of output.
  • Chilled water system of 4,500 tons of cooling with cooling tower located at roof level six stories above central plant.
  • Sub training process piping under 1 city street of chilled water and steam piping to supply new 9 story 397,000 sq ft Women’s and Children’s Hospital.
  • 16 chilled water and condenser water pumps.
  • Complete architectural sheet metal system comprising of copper style shingle on exterior, architectural siding at roof level surround equipment integral louvers including vision screens at 60’ above ground level.