PRA Announces Groundbreaking on Latest Project with Aspirus Keweenaw Hospital

BIM model renderings of healthcare design ideas for the Keweenaw hospital for Aspirus Healthcare

MILWAUKEE, WI – Plunkett Raysich Architects, LLP (PRA), one of Wisconsin’s leading architecture and interior design firms, announced today the recent groundbreaking on its latest project with Aspirus Keweenaw Hospital in Laurium, Mic. PRA partnered with Miron Construction Co. on the addition and renovation project, which aims to improve the hospital’s service offerings.

This efficient project involves a 21,500 sq. ft. addition and 12,500 sq. ft. of renovation work to the existing facility. The addition provides for a new inpatient environment, emergency department, improved access, and wayfinding. The renovation updates surgery, inpatient therapy, endoscopy, outpatient, and obstetrical services.

“This project will bring 21st century healthcare to the Upper Peninsula. This cost-effective project will provide the environment and the technology to support the skilled, compassionate caregivers at Aspirus Keweenaw Hospital.”

– Michael Scherbel, AIA, NCARB, EDAC
Partner, Plunkett Raysich Architects, LLP

The official groundbreaking occurred on Tuesday, July 15. The project is expected to be completed by April of 2016. For more information, please visit