La Porte, IN

La Porte Hospital

We equipped this hospital with advanced electrical solutions to help facilitate their growing patient services.

Exterior view of La Porta Hospital in Indiana

Value Delivered

Applying our Building Information Modeling expertise, we helped coordinate electrical systems smoothly alongside mechanical systems. Our value engineering services assisted with reducing the overall cost of the project, while maintaining the client’s schedule.

Client Objectives

The client was building a new, full-service, acute-care community hospital to replace an aging facility, and needed electrical solutions facility-wide.


EMCOR Hyre Electric Co. of Indiana, Inc. provided comprehensive electrical construction within a wide variety of areas, including:

  • Kitchen and servery
  • Pharmacy
  • Central lab
  • Sterile processing
  • Administration offices
  • Training areas
  • Emergency department including two trauma rooms
  • Two computed tomography rooms
  • One magnetic resonance imaging room
  • Two radiology rooms
  • One radiography/fluoroscopy room
  • Two nuclear medicine rooms
  • Six operating rooms including same-day surgery and post-anesthesia care units
  • One catheterization lab
  • One electrophysiology lab
  • One interventional radiology lab
  • Two endoscopy labs
  • 84 patient bedrooms
  • Labor and delivery department

Our solutions also included:

  • Site lighting
  • Central utility plant
    • Complete distribution system
    • Emergency distribution system
    • Two 600-kW generators
  • Fire Alarm System

Client Background

La Porte’s Hospital replaced an aging La Porte healthcare facility, providing expanded services and capacity. The hospital is part of the Northwest Health network.