Holy Cross Hospital Germantown

Owner: Holy Cross Hospital

General Contractor: Whiting-Turner

Electrical Contractor: M.C. Dean and G&C Equipment

Engineer: Syska Hennessy

Architect: SmithGroupJJR

Project: Emergency standby backup power for the new Holy Cross Hospital in Germantown, MD

Solution: (2) MTU Onsite Energy 1,000 kW Series 2000 diesel gensets in custom sound-attenuated enclosures with and ASCO paralleling switchgear, (10) ASCO 7000 Series automatic transfer switches and (3) ASCO 7000 manual transfer switches

Completed: 2014

Emergency standby backup power for the new Holy Cross Hospital in Germantown, MD

Holy Cross Hospital’s new 93-bed, private-room hospital in Germantown will bring much-needed health care services to the most rapidly growing and aging region of the county. The general acute-care hospital includes:

  • 237,000 square feet
  • 75 medical/surgical, 12 obstetric and 6 psychiatric beds
  • 5 operating rooms
  • 12 emergency beds
  • 5 labor, delivery and recovery rooms
  • 8 special care nursery beds

Curtis Engine supplied and M.C. Dean installed two 1,000 kW diesel generators in custom sound-attenuated walk-in enclosures along with paralleling switchgear and transfer switches for a NFPA 110 Level 1 emergency power supply system for the new Holy Cross Gernmantown Hospital.

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