20140306 - Hospital Construction (SN) - nwherald

Sarah Nader- snader@shawmedia.com
Crew from Power Construction excavate soil at the site of the new Centegra Hospital in Huntley Thursday, March 6, 2014. Crews had to use special equipment to help thaw the ice and prepare the ground for construction. The 360,000 square-foot hospital is anticipated to be open to patients in 2016 and will feature 128-beds, specie; care nursery, chest pain center and cardiology services, dedicated women's center and a helipad for transporting patients with the most critical needs.