Hospital Contractor, Architect Selected

Boldt Co., HGA Chosen to Work on ThedaCare Medical Center-Shawano

ThedaCare has selected the general contractor and architect for the new ThedaCare Medical Center-Shawano.

The Boldt Co. of Appleton was named general contractor and construction manager while HGA Architects and Engineers of Milwaukee was selected as architect on the project, which will replace the 81-year-old Shawano Medical Center. Construction is set to begin next year with completion done during the fall of 2014.

ThedaCare held a Request for Proposal (RFP) process and HGA and Boldt were selected as the result of in-depth written proposals and interviews. The selection committee included Shawano Medical Center and ThedaCare leaders, physicians and Board members.

The new hospital will be built adjacent to ThedaCare Physicians-Shawano at the intersection of County B and State 22 with the entire complex being called ThedaCare Medical Center-Shawano. The building will also house ThedaCare At Home-Shawano, ThedaCare At Work-Shawano and the Shawano Surgery Center.

The Boldt Co., headquartered in the Fox Cities, has 13 offices throughout the United States and is one of the leading sustainable construction services firms in the country. The firm provides professional construction services to customers in a variety of power, industrial, education, healthcare, commercial and renewable energy markets.

HGA is an integrated architecture, engineering and planning firm specializing in healthcare design. The firm has been instrumental in integrating design research, placing the caregiver and patient at the center of the design process. This results in healthcare environments that support healing and staff efficiencies for improved patient outcomes. With offices in Milwaukee; Minneapolis and  Rochester, Minn.; Los Angeles, San Francisco and Sacramento, Calif.; and Washington, DC, the nationally recognized firm has also developed expertise in corporate, arts, community, higher education and science/technology industries since 1953.

ThedaCare™ is a community health system consisting of five hospitals: Appleton Medical Center, Theda Clark Medical Center, New London Family Medical Center, Shawano Medical Center, and Riverside Medical Center in Waupaca. ThedaCare also includes ThedaCare Physicians, ThedaCare Behavioral Health, ThedaCare At Work and ThedaCare at Home. ThedaCare is the largest employer in Northeast Wisconsin with more than 6,175 employees. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter.