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University Events Center Expansion

University Events Center Expansion

Feasibility Study: Moody Nolan
Programmer: Facility Programming and Consulting
Architect: Sink Combs Dethlefs
Total Project Cost (DD): $62,500,000
Total Project Cost (CIP): $54,090,000
Contractor CM@R: Turner Construction
Design Development Approval: August 2016 (Actual)
GMP Approval: September 2016 (Actual)
Construction Start: September 2016 (Actual)
Construction Completion: September November 2018 (Projected)
Occupancy: October December 2018 (Projected)

This 81,282 gross square foot expansion includes space for commencement ceremonies and athletic programs.  The project also includes a new chilled water plant, a new loading dock, access to the lower court level, a multi-purpose suite, locker rooms, and offices.

Status: Construction is underway and is approximately 15 percent complete and the schedule is being tested by a significant delay in steel availability as a result of Hurricane Harvey.

Next Milestone: Structural frame topping out in November 2017 is the next major milestone.

The webcam for the University Events Center has been added to the Facility Planning, Design, and Construction website at the following link: