Construction Updates Archive

January 2020

  • Marriott Hotel and Conference Center Construction
    Marriott Hotel and Conference Center
  • Marriott Hotel and Conference Center Construction
    Marriott Hotel and Conference Center
  • Marriott Hotel and Conference Center Construction
    Marriott Hotel and Conference Center
  • Marriott Hotel and Conference Center Construction
    Marriott Hotel and Conference Center
January 27, 2020
The project continues to take shape as elevated slabs are formed and poured. The storm vaults are installed and the sewer tie in is complete. Estimated Completion: Spring 2021 *This project is led by the Division of University Advancement.
  • Science Building Construction
    Science Building
  • Science Building Construction
    Science Building
January 27, 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

November 2019

  • 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 19, 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
  • 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
November 19, 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.
  • Interior construction of the RUP Data Center
    Science Building
  • Foundation walls of Science
    Science Building
  • Overview of Science Building construction
    Science Building
November 19, 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
  • Exterior view of Sycamore Hall
    Sycamore Hall Renovation
  • Interior view of Sycamore Hall
    Sycamore Hall Renovation
  • Interior hallway in Sycamore
    Sycamore Hall Renovation
November 19, 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

October 2019

  • 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 31, 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
  • 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 31, 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 Science Building construction site
    Science Building
  • RUP building construction
    Science Building
  • Interior RUP building construction
    Science Building
October 31, 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
  • Exterior view of Sycamore Hall
    Sycamore Hall Renovation
  • Exterior view of Sycamore Hall
    Sycamore Hall Renovation
  • Interior view of Sycamore Hall
    Sycamore Hall Renovation
October 31, 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