SDA Inc. is a fully integrated real estate development firm specializing in U.S. government build-to-suit leaseback office and medical buildings. SDA Inc. contracted with Evans for the construction of a new primary care clinic for the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs in Anderson, South Carolina. Located approximately two miles apart, this new facility will supplement the existing Veterans Clinic in Anderson County by expanding mental health services and increasing overall patient capacity.The two-story 71,000 SF building is composed of a conventional steel structure with concrete tilt-wall panels and a mechanically fastened TPO membrane and standing seam roof system. The building’s exterior features extensive glass curtain wall with storefront window/entry systems and partial stone veneer. Inside, the clinic holds multiple exam and triage rooms, offices, classrooms, a rehabilitation gym, an X-Ray area, audio booth, collection rooms, and an infectious/hazardous waste room. Medical services offered at the clinic include mental health, physical therapy, occupational therapy, radiology, women’s health, and optometry. Scope of work included extensive design assistance and related pre-construction services, complete shell building construction and a comprehensive site work package.
This facility will undergo LEED certification upon building completion.