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Ararat Home of Los Angeles - Nursing Facility
January 1, 2014

Ararat Home of Los Angeles

Strategic Building Services provided OSHPD Inspector of Record services for the Ararat Home of Los Angeles’ new addition and generator upgrade. This project came with a different type of structure for skilled nursing facilities with bearing interior metal stud shear walls and connection of a new corridor to a type VA. 

Working closely with the team in all aspects of construction, finite coordination with the design professionals and OSHPD, and the ability to accurately document the work led to a successful & timely completion of the project. 

SBS continues to be the IOR firm of choice by the design team and Owner.

  • Two-Story load bearing light gauge metal stud framed walls with X strap braced shear wall and metal deck with light-weight concrete floor and roof over metal joists
  • The expansion houses 66 skilled nursing beds, dining and recreating facilities, nursing stations and related support services
  • The expansion occupied a portion of the site that is adjacent to the existing one story Type VA skilled nursing facility. Existing and new skilled nursing areas are classified as I-2 occupancies
  • Project also included relocation and replacement of an existing emergency power generator and all associated conduit, feeders, automatic transfer switch distribution panels, CMU enclosure, footings and anchorage


Project Overview

Building: 19,000 SF, two story, Type IIA, 7.3M

Architect: Sobin Harte Architects

Engineering General Contractor: Sinanian Development

Completion: 2014