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United Excel Attends MHA Convention

As a performance-driven contractor focused on delivering high-quality healthcare construction projects in accordance with best practices and trends, United Excel is committed to helping hospitals and healthcare entities improve their ability to deliver patient-centered care. This commitment to improving the healthcare landscape was demonstrated by United Excel’s recent attendance and exhibition at the Missouri Hospital […]

United Excel Attends Courses Focused on Biosafety

At United Excel, our team is continually learning more about the construction industry so that we can better serve our customers. United Excel Project Executive Krista Scott recently attended training courses through the American Biological Safety Association (ABSA), offered as part of ABSA’s 60th Annual Biological Safety Conference pre-conference activities. The courses were intended to […]

United Excel Completes Dental Clinic at Ft. Shafter, HI

United Excel recently completed the Repair/Renew Bldg 339 Dental Clinic task order at Ft. Shafter, HI. The team faced several challenges throughout the project, compounded by the logistical constraints of working on an island. The project required coordination of approximately 30 subcontractors to fulfill all scopes. However, with its remote location, only a limited amount […]

United Excel Completes Final Design Review for Medical Treatment Facility Modernization Project at Vance AFB, OK

United Excel recently completed the final design review for the Medical Treatment Facility Modernization project at Vance AFB, OK. More than 10 individuals representing the multi-disciplinary project team attended on behalf of United Excel, including project managers, architects, MEP/FP engineers, field personnel, the key mechanical and electrical trade partners, and the initial outfitting personnel (IO […]

United Excel Wins Two DBIA Mid-America Region 2017 Design-Build Awards

United Excel was recently honored with two regional design-build project awards at the Design-Build Institute of America/Mid-America Region’s (DBIA MAR) 2017 Awards Celebration Gala at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Mo. The awards program showcases design-build best practices and celebrates the achievements of owners and design-build teams in five different award categories across the four-state […]

United Excel Awarded Multiple National MATOC Contracts

United Excel was recently awarded numerous national Multiple Award Task Order Contracts (MATOCs). The MATOC programs are managed by the Mobile, Huntsville and Little Rock District Corps of Engineers. These programs include U.S. Army and U.S. Air Force installations nationwide and are specifically geared towards medical and laboratory facility repairs, renovations and new construction. The […]

United Excel Receives Great Ratings from USACE

United Excel is honored to receive great remarks and ratings from the U.S. Army Corp or Engineers for construction through Phase 4B of our FY14 Clinic Repairs project at Luke Air Force Base. “The Project Manager has continued to work very well with the PDT to ensure quick resolution of issues and risks as they […]

United Excel Exhibits at 2017 ASHE Annual Conference & Tradeshow

United Excel recently exhibited at the 2017 ASHE Annual Conference in Indianapolis, IN. More than 3,300 healthcare industry professionals attended the conference and tradeshow to share perspectives on optimizing the health care built environment. The conference offered more than 70 education sessions led by thought leaders in healthcare, with up to 2.3 continuing education units […]

Ribbon Cutting for David Grant USAF Medical Center Phase III

The 60th Medical Group celebrated the completion of the third phase of the multi-departmental hospital modernization project at David Grant USAF Medical Center with a ribbon cutting ceremony. Hosted by Col. Michael Higgins, the Medical Group’s commander, with more than four dozen personnel and the project’s representatives, including United Excel and Mill Creek.  He congratulated […]

United Excel Hiring Construction Quality Control Manager

United Excel is seeking a qualified Construction Quality Control Manager. United Excel has been executing successful healthcare design/build projects since 1994. We strive to uphold our standard of excellence in delivering complex healthcare projects on schedule, on budget and with complete customer satisfaction, and we demonstrate our commitment to these goals by submitting to third […]

UEC Completes Phase 5C Lab/SIPC at Luke Air Force Base

UEC recently completed Phase 5C Lab/SIPC in the Dental Clinic at Luke AFB. The phase was particularly challenging because renovations were conducted adjacent to active clinics. Further, the team encountered and was subsequently required to expediently navigate unforeseen conditions, while maintaining the project schedule, such as floor depressions that had to be leveled. This was a […]

UEC Completes Phase 2B Surgical Suite at Travis Air Force Base

The Travis team recently completed Phase 2B, which renovated the south half of the Surgical Suite. This complex phase provided a ten-bed PACU bay and four ORs, including three specialty ORs (CVOR, Hybrid OR, Oral Surgery OR). Prior to that, the team completed Phase 2A, the north half of the Surgical Suite. This phase renovated […]

United Excel Sponsors & Attends 22nd Annual JDRF Dream Gala

United Excel recently attended and served as an Emerald Sponsor ($5,000) for the 22nd Annual Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JRDF) Dream Gala at the Kansas City Marriott Downtown. The Kansas City-chapter event featured a cocktail reception, live entertainment, a formal dinner, and a live auction to benefit type 1 diabetes research. Attendees included United Excel’s Dennis […]

United Excel Exhibits at 2017 ASHE PDC Summit

United Excel recently exhibited at the 2017 PDC Summit in Orlando, Florida. The PDC Summit is hosted by the American Society for Healthcare Engineering in collaboration with the American Hospital Association, the American Institute of Architects Academy of Architecture for Health, American College of Healthcare Architects and the Facility Guidelines Institute. The dynamic industry event […]

United Excel Project Wins Best Practice Award

The St. Louis Council of Construction Consumers (SLCCC) presented a Best Practice Award to United Excel affiliate, United Excel Design, and team member KAI Design & Build for exceptional pre-project planning and risk assessment in relation to the $93.7 million, 170,550-square-foot renovation of the hospital at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. The St. Louis Council […]

Project Updates: Emergency Department at Keller Army Community Hospital

Construction is well underway on the new Emergency Department at Keller Army Community Hospital. The Emergency Department, to be located on the first floor, will feature a new, reconfigured floor layout that will improve departmental efficiency and patient care. New mechanical, electrical, communications, plumbing and fire protection systems have been designed to increase energy efficiency, […]