Category: COVID-19

Robins & Morton Completes 450-Bed Miami Beach Convention Field Hospital Ahead of Schedule

Robins & Morton completed a 450-bed hospital built inside the Miami Beach Convention Center more than a full day ahead of a very aggressive two-week schedule, ensuring the facility is ready if needed before the anticipated peak of COVID-19 in South Florida. The temporary hospital is a state and federal partnership in response to the […]

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  • Army Corps of Engineers
  • COVID-19
  • field hospital
  • Johnathan Peavy
  • Miami
  • Miami Beach Convention Center
  • RLF Architects
  • Ron DeSantis
  • South Florida

Observing Earth Day Amid COVID-19: Sustainability and Humanity

It’s impossible not to notice that the beginning of spring looks a little different this year. Ball parks, schools, store shelves and restaurants sit empty, while our homes buzz from morning to night with constant activity – becoming a temporary stand-in for workplaces and classrooms. With Earth Day clearly in sight, Robins & Morton’s Sustainability […]

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  • COVID-19
  • Earth Day
  • economic
  • environmental
  • gratitude
  • social
  • Sustainability

Army Corps of Engineers Selects Robins & Morton to Convert Miami Beach Convention Center into a 450-Bed Field Hospital

Robins & Morton is converting 250,000 square feet of the Miami Beach Convention Center into a 450-bed field hospital, including isolation rooms. The Army Corps of Engineers announced the project at a press conference Wednesday, joined by Gov. Ron DeSantis along with other state and local officials. The Miami Beach Convention Center retrofit is part […]

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  • Army Corps of Engineers
  • COVID-19
  • field hospital
  • Florida
  • Johnathan Peavy
  • Miami
  • Miami Beach Convention Center

Be the Helpers

Television host Fred Rogers used to say that in times of crisis we should all look for the helpers. On healthcare projects across the country, Robins & Morton project teams saw firsthand what it meant to be a helper as COVID-19 descended upon the nation. Doctors, nurses and hospital staff began working unimaginable hours to […]

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  • Tags:
  • 3D printing
  • Alabama
  • Baptist Health South Florida
  • Baptist Hospital of Miami
  • Broward North
  • coronavirus
  • COVID-19
  • critical care
  • face shields
  • Florida
  • HEPA Air Filters
  • Hollywood
  • Hope Tower
  • infection control panels
  • Memorial Regional Hospital
  • Miami
  • Pompano Beach
  • RADCON Clinic
  • Radiation Oncology
  • triage
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham
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