The project include an additional 3 storey building to house the new MR scanner. Housing a scanner require thoroughly consideration to weight, size, transportation and future maintenance. Parts of the facade is detachable enabling transportation of the machine to its final destination.
There are strict requirements regarding temperature control and magnetic screening of the machinery. These requirements are handled as a multi disciplinary task, ensuring total control of any possible threat.
Rambøll is assigned as a total integrator for the project and the pilot project is a collaboration between Rambøll, Voss hospital and Helse Bergen - Haukeland University hospital. The project is estimated to be completed in 2011.