Blood Processing Center

This project consisted of SGS designing and constructing a new single story 13,838 SF Blood Processing Center at Fort Bliss, Texas. The new Center is a modern, well-equipped facility to perform blood collection, testing, manufacturing, storage, and shipping of blood products to military medical treatment facilities worldwide. The Center will support the Armed Services Blood Program, which provides blood components to military medical centers and provides increased operational support to units who use Fort Bliss as a Power Projection Platform during mobilization. 

The experience starts with the open architectural trellis at the main entrance, inviting visitors into the building. All spaces throughout the Center are inviting, warm, and full of natural daylight. Great care has been taken to ensure the process through which the staff and visitors move is smooth and efficient. Primary areas in the Blood Processing Center include:

  • Reception / Lobby is Large and Open with High Ceilings 

  • Administrative Offices 

  • Lab and Processing Areas

  • File and Copy Rooms 

  • Conference Room 

  • Staff Lounge 

  • Storage Areas

  • Utility, Mechanical, and Electrical Rooms

 

Site improvements include:

  • Loading / Unloading Dock

  • Parking for 90 Vehicles

  • Utilities (Sanitary Sewer, Fire & Domestic Water, Natural Gas) 

  • Electrical Power, Data, Communication, and CATV

  • Concrete and Asphalt Paving

  • Access Roads, Drives, and Sidewalks

  • Stormwater Drainage and Stormwater Detention

The Blood Processing Center is ADA compliant, AT/FP compliant and incorporates High Performance and Sustainable Building Guiding Principles.

Details
LOCATION 

Fort Bliss, Texas

CONTRACT VALUE 

$ 9,325,986.00 

SIZE

13,838 SF 

CLIENT

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

MARKETS

Government 
Design-Build

Medical

ROLE 

Design-Builder