• Update: Take a look at construction of the new Stanford Hospital (PHOTOS)

    December 14, 2016

    Construction of the new Stanford Hospital in Palo Alto is 80 percent complete. – Silicon Valley Business Journal The new Stanford Hospital in Palo Alto is now 80 percent complete, with plans to open sometime in 2018. Silicon Valley Business Journal photographer Vicki Thompson recently toured the under-construction facility and gives us a glimpse at […]

  • Cantilevers, Base Isolation Add Complexity to Stanford Hospital

    November 28, 2016

    By ENR California. Major components of $5-billion renewal of the Stanford University Medical Center, including the New Stanford Hospital, near completion

  • The New Stanford Hospital- A Year in Review

    October 25, 2016

    Stanford Health Care People – Fall 2016   Since the final beam was set in place last year, a massive amount of work—more than 1.1 million man hours in 2016 alone—has transformed what looked like an elaborate erector set into the nearly completed exterior of the new Stanford Hospital. In a year of milestones, Bert […]

  • Don’t Throw Stones: Stanford Hospital to Feature a Glass-Domed Atrium

    September 25, 2016

    Building Design + Construction, September 2016 The 824,000-sf Stanford Hospital, currently under construction in Palo Alto, Calif., will include 368 private patient rooms, a new emergency department almost twice the size of the existing ED, and a 4.2-acre rooftop garden. Its glass-domed atrium, consisting of 404 glass panels, will act as the main entrance and […]

  • Take a drone flight above and around the new Stanford Hospital

    August 10, 2016

    About a month ago, Stanford Health Care posted new drone footage highlighting the exterior glass characterizing the hospital design. The 92-second video takes the viewer over the crane that sits atop the construction and all around the new building.

  • New hospital puts a premium on sustainability

    July 22, 2016

    When visitors gaze out the windows of the patient rooms in the new Stanford Hospital, they will be able to look over a vista of rolling hills, rooftop gardens and green landscaping. But what they might not notice are the environmentally sensitive mechanisms designed to make the hospital sustainable and protect those expansive bedside views.