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Great Teams: Collaboration Keeps Operating Suite Open During Major Construction

The Inova Fairfax Hospital Immediate Needs Project was a complicated infrastructure upgrade that included major updates to the mechanical, plumbing, medical gas and electrical systems. This project required extreme coordination and planning to prevent any interruption to the operating rooms suite, which remained in service during the entire project. Over the course of thirteen (13) months the upgrades included: • Replacement of three (3) medical vacuum pump systems • Replacement of the domestic water heating system serving SPD • Replacement of the heating water

BION Nominated for Two Subby Awards

BION is honored to be nominated for two of the 2018 American Subcontractor Association’s Subby Awards, Safe Subcontractor of the Year and Great Team. The everyday intricacies of service and construction work, especially in occupied healthcare environments, tend to push tight deadlines, budget constraints and satisfied clients to the forefront. We agree these are all important aspects of successful projects; however, our focus is to continue to keep safety and teamwork our top priorities. Much effort from all staff members at BION, from the owners

Local Community Hospital Receives Upgrades

BION completed a large addition at a local facility. The three story, 90,000 sf addition to an existing hospital presented several challenges, all of which were overcome with great determination and dedication by BION’s experienced staff.   The addition consisted of ten (10) new Operating Rooms, a new Sterile Processing Department, new Post Anesthesia Care Unit and Recovery Area. All of the medical gas, plumbing and HVAC for the new addition were served by mains in the existing hospital requiring careful

Reston Hospital Center Observation & Lab Renovations

BION had the pleasure of working with HCA’s Reston Hospital during the Observation and Lab Renovation that included creating a thirteen bed (13) Observation space and an intricate Laboratory. The Lab included several island fixtures, acid waste piping utilizing a fusion seal system and required close coordination for rough-in of owner provided lab equipment. The majority of the piping was run through existing, occupied spaces requiring day, night and weekend crews. In addition to BION providing the HVAC, Plumbing and Medical Gas

Subcontractor of the Year Nomination

  BION is thrilled to announce that in 2015 they were nominated by the membership of the American Subcontractor’s Association of Metro Washington (ASAMW) for a Subby Award in the category of Subcontractor of the Year.  The award is a tremendous honor, bestowed to exceptional firms in the DC Metro construction industry. “BION is extremely honored to have received a nomination for Subcontractor of the Year from American Subcontractor Association Metro Washington,” said Josie Geiger, BION Vice President. “We consider ourselves fortunate to

BION Donated over 400 Food Items

BION employees hosted two food drives in 2015, one in August and another in October.  Collectively they donated 453 non-perishable food items to help feed people in Manassas and Prince William County.  The food was donated to two local food pantries, ACTS and SERVE-Northern Virginia Family Services. Giving back is a part of the culture at BION and this was a great way for everyone to have a big impact.  For more information about the nonprofit recipients of the donations, visit