Copper installation the right choice at Children’s Hospital

Copper installation the right choice at Children’s Hospital

On the recommendation of CDA, the hospital opted to go with a copper piping system.  Copper tube, of various sizes, is now being installed for domestic water service, HVAC systems, as well as for medical gas distribution.   The plumbing modules for the bathrooms and medical gas system were prefabbed off-site.

WILMINGTON, DEL. — Slated to open next month, the 425,000-sq.ft., five-story, 192-bed Nemours/A.I. duPont Hospital for Children expansion is an impressive example of how design/build team collaboration is key to the success of any installation.

The first floor of the building will contain a new emergency department, atrium and retail and dining facility. The second through fifth floors each contain two wings of 24 inpatient beds. The second floor c

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