Johns Hopkins Hospital

New Clinical Building

Baltimore, MD



Please click the Final Report link below to view. For privacy reasons, most of the cost and schedule information has been blocked out. Please contact the AE department if you would like to view the entire report.

Final Report

Executive Summary

Analysis 1: Alternative Delivery Method

This analysis satisfies the MAE requirement for Sr. Thesis. It includes coursework from Dr. Horman’s AE 572 – Project Development and Delivery Planning. The CII Delivery Method Tool was utilized in this course.

Analysis 2: Chilled Beam Cost & Schedule Impact

This analysis includes a Mechanical Breadth in the sizing of the chilled beam units.

Analysis 3: Case Study - Concrete Over-pour on Metal Decks Due to Steel Deflection

This analysis includes a Structural Breadth by calculating floor deflections.


Penn State
PSU Architectural Engineering
AE Computer Labs

The Capstone Project Electronic Portfolio (CPEP) is a web-based project and information center. It contains material produced for a year-long Senior Thesis class. Its purpose, in addition to providing central storage of individual assignments, is to foster communication and collaboration between student, faculty consultants, course instructors, and industry consultants. This website is dedicated to the research and analysis conducted via guidelines rovided by the Department of Architectural Engineering. For an explanation of this capstone design course and its requiremtns click me.

"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 Dan Weiger. 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."

This page was last updated on April 23, 2009 by Dan Weiger and is hosted by the AE Department - 2008