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Facilities Planning

Veterinary Surgical Center Construction, Planning, and Consulting

As a great complement to our product offerings, DRE lends its expertise for veterinary facility construction and planning as well. DRE has consulted with many veterinary hospitals, surgery centers, and research facilities to implement advanced operating room environments.

DRE can provide veterinary or research facility consulting, architectural services, development, and planning in several areas:

  • Facility conceptual space plan.
  • Estimate of capital (equipment) expenditures.
  • Recommended financing strategies.
  • Certification and Legal Considerations
  • On site presentation to physicians and facility partners.
  • Early and ongoing reviews of architectural plans and space design with client.
  • Work closely with contractor to ensure timelines, quality and budgets are met.
  • Integration of medical gas systems.
  • Provide capital equipment. Work with design/build Company to establish equipment cut sheets.
  • Facilitate final facility walk through and punch list.

Because of our in depth understanding of the equipment that will operate in your facility we are able to start with a foundation that most consulting firms cannot. In addition, our relationships and partnerships within the industry, and our experience with thousands of doctors and surgery centers around the world allow us to offer bundled packages that bring true quality planning and value for your facility.

Veterinary Architectural Services

In partnership with architectural firms specializing in healthcare and veterinary facilities, DRE is able to guide clients through the planning, architecture, construction, gas systems, and capital equipment necessary to launch a successful clinic, hospital, or surgery center.

DRE is in partnership with experienced architects which have over twenty years of experience and have managed over $80,000,000 in construction projects.

Healthcare Architectural Project Experience

  • Equine Medical Facilities
  • Labor & Delivery Suite Renovation
  • Medical Center Chemotherapy Infusion Suite Expansion
  • Nursing Unit Renovation
  • Extended Care Facilities
  • Diagnostic Center MRI, CT Scan, and
  • X-Ray Fit-up
  • Hospital Building Renovation / Site Upgrades
  • Hospital Restroom Renovations
  • Hospital Elevators Upgrades and Additions
  • Dental Wing Renovations
  • Hospital OB Fit-up
  • Medical/Dental Classroom Building
  • Clinic Buildings

Healthcare Design Expertise

  • Life Safety & ADA Compliance
  • Critical Door and Corridor Widths
  • Coordination of special diagnostic equipment with the overall clinic design
  • State Licensure and HIPPA Requirements
  • Special shielding and construction for X-ray, MRI, and CT scan equipment.
  • Durable and Cleanable Finishes
  • Patient Flow and Circulation
  • Medical Gases
  • HVAC Systems
  • Lighting
  • Computer Infrastructure

Contact us at 1-800-979-6795
or email us for more information