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Recent construction and renovation news from around UF Health.

UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital opens its doors

Published: Sep 22nd, 2014

UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital marked an important milestone Sept. 3 with the debut of a colorful new façade, a dedicated entrance and the opening of the Sebastian Ferrero Atrium.

Foot traffic changes at children’s hospital

Published: Aug 18th, 2014

With construction nearly complete at UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital, please note the following changes in foot traffic patterns and access from Tuesday, Aug. 19-Thursday, Sept. 4.

Aug. 7-15: Tile installation at UF Health Shands Hospital visitor lobby

Published: Aug 7th, 2014

Starting Aug. 7, construction crews will install new floor tile in the “9-pack” elevator lobby at UF Health Shands Hospital.

Aug. 1: Fire alarm tests scheduled for medical plaza buildings

Published: Jul 31st, 2014

The State Fire Marshal will be testing the Fire Alarm System Friday, Aug. 1. All alarms within both UF Health Shands Medical Plaza and Davis Cancer Pavilion will be activated.

UF Health Shands Hospital visitor elevator lobby temporarily closed July 17-23

Published: Jul 17th, 2014

To continue work on the UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital lobby, the first-floor visitor elevator lobby and three elevators will be temporarily closed beginning Thursday night, July 17.

MEB continues to rise

MEB continues to rise

Published: Jul 10th, 2014

Steel erection has been completed and interior concrete work follows close behind, while the process of laying exterior concrete blocks is in full swing and should wrap up soon.

Sneak peek: New flooring for UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital lobby

Sneak peek: New flooring for UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital lobby

Published: Jun 6th, 2014

Construction crews wrapped up a large portion of new flooring installation for UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital lobby late this past week. [PHOTOS]

UF Health Shands Hospital (north campus, Gainesville) first-floor construction update

Published: May 30th, 2014

As part of ongoing renovations for UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital, new flooring will be installed.