2C — March 24 - April 13, 2017 — The Best of 2016 — M id A tlantic

Real Estate Journal


The best medical office Lease of 2016 Markeim Chalmers

Torcon, Inc. St. Christopher’s Pediatric Critical Care Tower Philadelphia, PA

Penn Medicine Cherry Hill, NJ

Size: 150,000 SF Broker: Fred Berlinsky – Markeim Chalmers (for landlord) / Tom Hummel – NAI GEIS (for tenant) A well-known landmark on Route 70, the 150,000 SF former retail facility has been be transformed into a state-of-the-art medical complex — both inside and out. The new Class A property is home to various practice groups with the world- renowned Penn Medicine and University of Pennsylvania Health System. There is on-site parking for 600 cars, which includes a new 4-story parking garage with 400 spaces. The conversion process also involves a rear access road to the Greentree Road/Route 70 jug handle and traffic light — forever-changing the highly traf- ficked landscape.

Size: 135,000 SF Torcon served as Construction Manager for St. Christopher’s Hospital for Chil- dren’s $110 million expansion project in North Philadelphia, including the de- velopment of the new 135,000 SF. Pediatric Critical Care Tower. The four-story tower adds 50 critical care beds and 60 Level IIIC NICU beds in private rooms. Highlights of the facility include a state of the art dental space equipped with three sedation rooms, point of care testing alcoves, a second standalone pharmacy sta- tion and an air balloon mural comprised of 180,000 individual marbles welcoming patients and guests into the hospital. The building also includes a second helipad sized for larger helicopters and direct access to critical care.

Made with FlippingBook - Online catalogs