Vent stack coordination with BLOX bathroom pods

Facility name: UCF Lake Nona Medical Center

Project name: Lake Nona-102018M- New Hospital
Project classification: Hospital – New
Project type: Acute Care
Project number: 2689500001
Lesson Learned number: 75
Impact: Cost, Schedule, Quality

Lesson Learned/Best Practice

Four inch vent stacks were noted above third floor toilets in area C on labor and delivery BLOX-made bathrooms, however walls of BLOX bathrooms are framed with 3 5/8″ studs that could not accommodate a 4″ pipe.

Suggested Actions for Future Projects

 Review vendor drawings against existing conditions or other design drawings to verify coordination of connections and dimensions.


vent stacking, pods, BLOX, early design involvement, EDI, Neopod, plumbing, riser

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