Westminster, MD — Lend Lease, one of the nation’s leaders in project management and construction, is pleased to announce that it will perform construction management services for the new William E. Kahlert Regional Cancer Center for Carroll Hospital Center. The project consists of a new 42,000 square foot (sf), state-of-the-art two-story health care building, the renovation of 25,000 sf of the first floor of the existing Richard N. Dixon Building, and a connection between both facilities.
The new Cancer Center will open in the fall of 2014 and will provide an entirely new approach to cancer care. Patients will have access to the latest advancements in diagnosis and treatment, including a robust roster of clinical trials and new, state-of-the-art radiation technologies that will allow physicians to target tumors with incredible precision. The center will include all cancer services under one roof, from care navigation and nutrition counseling to holistic treatments and survivorship programs.
“The Washington Office of Lend Lease has a 20-year history building for Carroll Hospital Center and we are excited to continue that relationship,” said Jonathan Dickinson, Vice President/Project Executive. “The William E. Kahlert Regional Cancer Center will be a great achievement for Carroll Hospital Center and we are proud to be a part of it”.
To date Lend Lease in the Americas Region has completed over 1,500 healthcare projects nationally, valued at more than $15.5 billion, and has managed over 83 million sf healthcare dedicated construction projects. Lend Lease has over 225 dedicated healthcare professionals, has completed healthcare projects in 41 states, and has been ranked by Modern Healthcare as one of the top ten largest healthcare contractors in the United States for over 20 consecutive years.
About Lend Lease:
Lend Lease is a leading international property and infrastructure group. Listed on the Australian Securities Exchange and with circa 19,000 employees worldwide, the firm’s capabilities span the property and infrastructure spectrum.
The Americas region, headquartered in New York, offers project management & construction, public partnerships, development, asset and property management. Our expertise covers multiple sectors including arts & culture, commercial office, education, government, healthcare, hotels & resorts, industrial, military housing communities, mixed-use, multi-site, pharmaceutical, senior living, solar, transportation and aviation.
We are committed to operating property solutions while forging partnerships and delivering maximum benefits to clients, investors and communities. Safety is our number one priority and Lend Lease is committed to operating Incident & Injury Free wherever we have a presence.
About Carroll Hospital Center:
Carroll Hospital Center, centrally located in the county seat of Westminster, Maryland, is a 193-bed private, nonprofit hospital campus providing preventative and medical care for people in every stage of life. Carroll Hospital Center offers the latest in medical technology, experienced medical professionals in a variety of specialties and a continuum of programs and services to meet the needs of the community.