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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 (Perkins Will)
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: November 2018 (Projected)
Occupancy: December 2018 (Projected)

The University Events Center project with a scope of work that also includes a new chilled water plant, a new loading dock with access to the lower court level, a multi-purpose suite, locker rooms, and offices, has a TPC of $62.5 million and the total size of the expansion is 81,282 GSF.  The expansion includes space for commencement ceremonies and athletic programs.

Status:  Construction is underway and is approximately 78 percent complete with occupancy anticipated by fall 2018.  The start-up of the new Chiller Plant was April 2018.

Next Milestone: Substantial Completion by September 2018 is the next major milestone.