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Slidell Cancer Center in Slidell, La

Completed in December 2011, the Slidell Cancer Center in Slidell, La., was developed as an offshoot of the Slidell Memorial Hospital. Providing citizens with leading-edge diagnostics and treatment protocols with a multispecialty approach, services will include radiation therapy including high-dose radiation brachytherapy, image-guided radiosurgery and radiation therapy, and stereotactic radiotherapy. The three-story, 51,483-square-foot center also features an infusion center, full-time pharmacy, an appearance center and cancer resource center.

Architectural firm, AE Design, Marietta, Ga., and the general contractor, Citadell Builders, Metairie, La., utilized 8,344 square feet of 4-mm-thick ALPOLIC aluminum composite material panels with an FR core in Silver Metallic from Mitsubishi Plastics Composites America Inc., Chesapeake, Va. Altech Panel Systems LLC, Cartersville, Ga., was the fabricator; Applicated Images, Brandon, Miss., was the installer; and GMHorne, Jackson, Miss., was the dealer.

Mitsubishi Plastics Composites America Inc., www.alpolic-usa.com