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Hord Coplan Macht

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Morgan State University / Hord Coplan Macht | FREELON

01:00 - 26 July, 2013
Morgan State University  / Hord Coplan Macht | FREELON, © Mark Herboth
© Mark Herboth

© Mark Herboth © Mark Herboth © Mark Herboth © Mark Herboth + 12

  • Architects

  • Location

    Morgan State University, 1700 East Cold Spring Lane, Baltimore, MD 21251, United States
  • General Contractor

    Barton Malow
  • Structural Engineer

    Faisant Associates
  • Mechanical Engineer

    James Posey Associates, Inc
  • Electrical Engineer

    Diversified Engineering, Inc
  • Landscape Architect

    Mahan Rykiel Associates
  • Civil Engineer

    Rummel, Klepper, Kahl, LLP
  • Lighting Design

    Bruce Dunlop Lighting Design
  • Area

    124800.0 ft2
  • Project Year

    2012
  • Photographs

Mobile Hospital / Hord Coplan Macht + Spevco

12:02 - 1 April, 2010

A new hospital typology has been designed by the team of Hord Coplan Macht + Spevco that eliminates the need for a standard hospital.  In their design, 58 trailers provide a fully operational, fully mobile 48-bed hospital.   The trailers include every aspect of a hospital – from waiting gift shops, to surgical suites with 4 O.R.s, pharmacies and labs.   The design is the future of how westernized health care will travel abroad.  It is a system that effectively transforms health care for entire regions and countries over time, letting the hospital and care come to the patient.

More about the mobile idea after the break.