Fun Facts

Building a world-class pediatric hospital is no small feat, particularly in the state of California, where seismic requirements and hospital building codes are among the most stringent in the world. Our new Acute Care Pavilion provides an extraordinarily safe healing environment for our patients for years to come.

Our building materials include:

  • 144 Tie-Down Anchors
  • 2,125 Tons of Steel
  • 880 tons of Rebar
  • 11,500 Yards of Concrete
  • 1,700,000 Square Feet of Drywall
  • 35,000,000 Framing Screws/Bolts/Fasteners
  • 1,245,000 Pounds of Plaster
  • 7,000 Gallons of Paint
  • 162 Toilets
  • 507 Sinks
  • 737 Interior Doors
  • 56,225 Square Feet of Tile