Construction Updates

February 2020
Completion Date: 
May 2021
Project Status: 
Construction
The roof trusses and interior framing are under installation, along with the interior spray fireproofing. Construction on the RUP and Data Center (part of the Science Building project) continues with interior painting and the installation of controls. Estimated Completion: Spring 2021 Photos of the project are updated regularly. View the latest here.
  • Daytime overview of the Science Building construction
    Science Building
  • Interior view of the Science Building
    Science Building
  • Nighttime view of the Science Building construction
    Science Building
January 2020
The steel erection is underway, along with fireproofing, roof decking and parapet framing. Construction on the RUP and Data Center (part of the Science Building project) continues to progress with the installation of controls and interior finishes. Grading and stone for the service yard is complete. Estimated Completion: Spring 2021
  • Science Building Construction
    Science Building
  • Science Building Construction
    Science Building
November 2019
The first level slab-on-grade pour is beginning and a crane was delivered to begin installing the steel. The RUP and Data Center continues to progress with interior painting, boiler testing and installation of controls. Estimated Completion: Spring 2021
  • Interior construction of the RUP Data Center
    Science Building
  • Foundation walls of Science
    Science Building
  • Overview of Science Building construction
    Science Building
November 2019
The mechanical equipment is being tested while interior doors and hardware are being installed. The flooring is complete, and telecom cabling and outlets will be completed soon. Estimated Completion: Early 2020
  • Exterior view of Sycamore Hall
    Sycamore Hall Renovation
  • Interior view of Sycamore Hall
    Sycamore Hall Renovation
  • Interior hallway in Sycamore
    Sycamore Hall Renovation
November 2019
The natatorium and exterior landscaping are almost complete; mechanical systems are undergoing testing, balancing and commissioning; and the punch list inspections are underway. Estimated Completion: Early 2020
  • Interior space of University Recreation Center
    University Recreation Center
  • Interior construction of indoor pool
    University Recreation Center
  • Construction of interior basketball courts
    University Recreation Center
  • Interior hallway of University Recreation Center
    University Recreation Center
November 2019
Preparation continues for slab on grade installation by roughing in utilities. Construction progresses by backfilling retaining walls and excavating for underground stormwater detention vaults. Estimated Completion: Spring 2021 *This project is led by the Division of University Advancement.
  • Exterior construction of the Hotel
    Marriott Hotel and Conference Center
  • Mock-up of room exterior
    Marriott Hotel and Conference Center
  • Construction to pour slab
    Marriott Hotel and Conference Center
October 2019
This project is in the final stages of visible construction. Building finishes are being installed and mechanical systems are being tested. The installation of the gym floor is complete. Project Completion: Early 2020
  • Interior pool construction in URec
    University Recreation Center
  • Exterior pool construction of URec
    University Recreation Center
  • Interior basketball courts of URec
    University Recreation Center
October 2019
Construction of the project is taking shape, as workers pour columns and retaining walls, and continue with the foundation of the project. Project completion: Spring 2021 *This project is led by the Division of University Advancement.
  • Overview of the Hotel construction site
    Marriott Hotel and Conference Center
  • Building footings under construction
    Marriott Hotel and Conference Center
  • Construction workers installing the footings
    Marriott Hotel and Conference Center
October 2019
Construction of this project continues and is quickly taking shape. Building footings and foundation walls are complete and the installation of steel beams will commence in November. The RUP and Data Center roof and exterior brick is complete. Project Completion: Spring 2021
  • Overview of Science Building construction site
    Science Building
  • RUP building construction
    Science Building
  • Interior RUP building construction
    Science Building
October 2019
Renovations continue to transform this former residence hall into office space. After the flooring is soon complete, doors and other hardware will be installed. Telecom cabling should be complete in the upcoming weeks. Project Completion: Late 2019
  • Exterior view of Sycamore Hall
    Sycamore Hall Renovation
  • Exterior view of Sycamore Hall
    Sycamore Hall Renovation
  • Interior view of Sycamore Hall
    Sycamore Hall Renovation
Completion Date: 
September 2022
Project Manager: 
Amanda Caudle
Project Status: 
Design
Total Project Budget: 
500,000
  • Kennedy Building
    Kennedy Building
Completion Date: 
June 2023
Project Manager: 
David Haught
Project Status: 
Construction
Total Project Budget: 
$65,000,000
  • Residence Hall Phase XVI
    Residence Hall Phase XVI
Completion Date: 
August 2022
Project Manager: 
Doug Walters
Project Status: 
Construction
Total Project Budget: 
$1,700,000
  • Lot 25
    Parking Lot #25
Completion Date: 
April 2021
Project Manager: 
Brian Kugler
Project Status: 
Close Out
  • Marriott Hotel
  • Marriott Hotel
  • Marriott Hotel
Location: 
Atkins Library
Completion Date: 
October 2022
Project Manager: 
Amanda Caudle
Project Status: 
Construction
Total Project Budget: 
$750,000
  • Atkins Cafe` Rendering
    Atkins Cafe` Rendering
Completion Date: 
April 2023
Project Manager: 
Jeanine Bachtel
Project Status: 
Construction
Total Project Budget: 
$10,000,000
  • The 49th Acre - Student Outdoor Event and Tailgate Park
    The 49th Acre - Student Outdoor Event and Tailgate Park
Completion Date: 
July 2021
Project Manager: 
Brian Kugler
Project Status: 
Construction
Total Project Budget: 
$500,000
  • McColl Richardson Football Field
  • McColl Richardson Football Field
Completion Date: 
August 2023
Project Manager: 
Amanda Caudle
Project Status: 
Construction
Total Project Budget: 
$11,500,000
  • Popp Martin Student Union Dining Renovations
    Popp Martin Student Union Dining Renovations
  • Popp Martin Student Union Dining Renovations
    Popp Martin Student Union Dining Renovations
Completion Date: 
May 2023
Project Manager: 
Elizabeth Frere
Project Status: 
Construction
Total Project Budget: 
$2,000,000
  • Belk Plaza
  • Belk Plaza
Location: 
J. Murrey Atkins Library
Completion Date: 
March 2024
Project Manager: 
Bill Finley
Project Status: 
Design
Total Project Budget: 
$823,000.00
J. Murrey Atkins Library
  • Exterior image of the J. Murrey Atkins Library
    J. Murrey Atkins Library
  • Interior image of the J. Murrey Atkins Library
    J. Murrey Atkins Library
Completion Date: 
September 2021
Project Manager: 
Ashley Sisco
Project Status: 
Construction
Total Project Budget: 
$900,000
  • Fretwell Café
  • Fretwell Café
  • Fretwell Café
Completion Date: 
August 2021
Project Manager: 
Amanda Caudle
Project Status: 
Construction
Total Project Budget: 
$11,500,000
  • Shake Smart
  • Shake Smart
  • Shake Smart
Completion Date: 
March 2023
Project Manager: 
Doug Walters
Project Status: 
Construction
Total Project Budget: 
$2,100,000
  • Reclaimed Water
Completion Date: 
December 2021
Project Manager: 
John Boal
Project Status: 
Bidding
Total Project Budget: 
$1,093,664
  • McEniry Building
Completion Date: 
July 2021
Project Manager: 
Lisa Lanier
Project Status: 
Construction
Total Project Budget: 
$101,000,000
  • Science Building
  • Science Building
Completion Date: 
June 2022
Project Manager: 
Doug Walters
Project Status: 
Construction
Total Project Budget: 
$10,500,000
  • Bioinformatics
Completion Date: 
September 2021
Project Status: 
Construction
Total Project Budget: 
$1,461,631
  • Science Café
Completion Date: 
November 2021
Project Manager: 
John Boal
Project Status: 
Construction
Total Project Budget: 
$10,000,000
  • McEniry Lab 215
  • McEniry Lab 310
Completion Date: 
August 2021
Project Manager: 
Brian Kugler
Project Status: 
Construction
Total Project Budget: 
$1,000,000
  • Modifications to JW Clay and Robert D Snyder Road