UNC Surgery Center

Raleigh, NC

This is a 6-story addition to an existing set of buildings at UNC Hospital in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. This new building will include 24 operating rooms, 2 hybrid ORs, 28 pre/post patient care areas, public spaces including patient intake and waiting areas, patient and surgery support spaces including medication, satellite pharmacy and storage rooms, staff support areas including workstations, conference rooms, locker rooms and lounges, clinical offices, classrooms , conference rooms, sterile processing, loading dock, mechanical, electrical and data rooms. Additionally, coordination with the existing facilities includes the exterior mechanical and electrical equipment on the corresponding Ground and Roof Levels, a utility yard with screen walls surrounding two existing generators, two back flow preventers, and four electrical transformers.

Project Team

EDI is responsible for the low voltage systems and infrastructure design including Nurse Call, DAS, Network cabling, Patient monitoring, infant protection, etc.

  • Architect: EYP
  • MEP: AEI
  • Contractor: Skanska


UNC Surgery Center

EDI Services

As the technology consultant, EDI is providing the following consulting and design services:

  • Structured Cabling
  • Television Distribution
  • Security Access Control and Video Surveillance
  • Nurse Call
  • Overhead Paging
  • Synchronized Clocks
  • Audio-Visual for Conference Rooms and Operating Rooms
Project Size
Approx. 205,000 SF

Project Completion
Expected December 2021