Gallery: The MONARCH System for a Mobile & Modular Hospital

In the event of a calamity or a natural disaster like the recent earthquakes, a mobile hospital would be a very good thing to set up on location. How about a design like this, which is both mobile and modular, and *we think* also solar powered. The MONARCH Systems Mobile Hospital is designed by Baltimore-based firm Hord Coplan Macht in partnership with SPEVCO, a custom fabricator of specialty vehicles and trailers. Specialty semi-trailers outfitted with the latest in medical equipment and hospital services could be driven to location and assembled into a fully operational hospital in less than 2 weeks.

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1 Comment

  1. mauro bianconi June 8, 2011 at 12:37 pm

    molto interessante e formativo per i miei studenti del corso di Architettura Sociale di architettura del Politecnico di Milano – polo regionale di Mantova ( italia)

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