SUS Emergencies & Infections Clinic

SUS Emergencies & Infections Clinic, Malmö, Sweden, C.F. Møller Architects
Construction year: 2011
Address: Södra Förstadsgatan 101 | MALMÖ | Sweden
Latitude/Longitude: 55.589931, 13.003134

SUS Emergencies & Infections Clinic. The cylindrical emergency and infectious diseases unit at Skåne University Hospital is designed to minimize the risk of spreading diseases. The distinctive shape also provides a new landmark for the hospital complex. Patients enter the isolation ward via an airlock from the walkway that surrounds the entire building. The exterior lifts are used exclusively by patients of the infectious diseases unit and for hospital waste, while the interior lifts are used to transport staff, supplies and clean materials. Each storey can be divided into sealed-off smaller units in the event of an epidemic.

C.F. Møller Architects furthermore designs fixtures for the emergency and infectious diseases unit.

Client: Region service Södra Skåne
Size: 24000 m² (51 beds)
Competition: 1st prize in international architectural competition. 2006
Construction: PEAB AB
Architect: C.F. Møller Architects in collaboration with LINK arkitektur
Landscape: C.F. Møller Architects
Artist: Monika Gora, Jacob Dahlgren, Lena Ignestam, Mikael Johansson
Collaborators, Other: FB Flygfältsbyrån AB, Byggteknik i Skåne AB, Incoord AB, FLK Sverige AB, GMKI Elkonsult, Fire Safety Design, Akustikgruppen AB

Contributed by C.F. Møller Architects

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