Facility name: Kendall Regional Medical Center
Location: MIAMI, FL
Project classification: Hospital – Vertical Expansion
Project type: Acute Care
Project number: 3594100019
Lesson Learned number: 110
Lesson Learned/Best Practice
In Miami-Dade County the smoke evacuation system requires a separate permit. This permit must be pulled by the mechanical contractor even though the work required is mainly electrical. Most jurisdictions do not require a separate permit.
Suggested Actions for Future Projects
Verify with the local permitting department prior to permit submission.