Carmen A. Brutico III
Construction Management


Monongalia General Hospital
Morgantown, WV


Note: While great efforts have been taken to provide accurate and complete information on the pages of CPEP, please be aware that the information contained herewith is considered a work‐in‐progress for this thesis project. Modifications and changes related to the original building designs and construction methodologies for this senior thesis project are solely the interpretation of Carmen Brutico. Changes and discrepancies in no way imply that the original design contained errors or was flawed. Differing assumptions, code references, requirements, and methodologies have been incorporated into this thesis project; therefore, investigation results may vary from the original design.”



Thesis Research

Research Resources & References

AISC Steel Construction Manual

Ashrae Handbook: Fundamentals

Project Delivery & Contract Selection (PDCS) Tool


Dryvit website (website link)

"APIC State-of-the-Art Report: The Role of Infection Control During Construction in Health Care Facilities" - Bartley, Judane Mueller. 2000

"Preventing Infection During OR Construction" - OR manager Inc. Vol. 22 No. 8 August 2006 (

"Infection Control Risk Assessment (ICRA) 2006" - Premier, Inc. (website link)

"Guidelines for Environmental Infection Control in Health-Care Facilities" - Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Prevention and the Healthcare Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee (HIPAC). 2003 (website link)

Resources for OR Design & Construction website - OR Design & Construction (website link)

American Society for Healthcare Engineering website - (



Monongalia General Hospital

Turner Construction Company

Dryvit Systems, Inc.

Manning Materials
- John Roehm

Pennsylvania State Universiry Architectual Engineering Department
- Dr. Riley
- Dr. Hanagan

Industry Professionals
- Dan Flickinger
- John Bechtel
- Jim Faust



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