VA Palo Alto Mental Health Training Facility and Rose Garden
This LEED Silver, two-story, 14,500 SF structural steel medical training facility includes auditoriums, class rooms, and open office areas. The building is clad in cementitious and aluminum panels along with glazed curtain walls and aluminum fin break shapes. Construction included two new elevators and full IT/voice/data/security/audio and visual systems. Scope also covered underground utility structures and relocation of existing utilities. Interior finishes included: fabric panels, operable partitions, projection screens, operable window treatments, casework, wood paneling and suspended decorative wood ceilings. The new commemorative Rose Garden has decorative site concrete, radiused wooden benches and powder-coated steel trellises, pavers, solar powered light bollards, and decorative granite paving medallion. In total, Overaa self-performed 21,451 hours of work for this project.